Shipping dollars and congressional votes



Current members of the U.S. House of Representatives who received at least $10,000 in contributions in the 2012 election cycle from two leading maritime unions and a lobby group backed by both unions and shipping companies, along with their votes on the Royce-Engel amendment to reform U.S. food aid policy.

Congress member Total Vote
Michael Grimm, R-N.Y.
$23,500 No
Nick Rahall II, D-W.Va.
$23,250 No
Michael Michaud, D-Maine
$22,500 No
Rick Larsen, D-Wash.
$19,500 Not voting
Bennie Thompson, D-Miss.
$18,000 No
Elijah Cummings, D-Md.
$17,000 No
Candice Miller, R-Mich.
$15,000 No
Timothy Bishop, D-N.Y.
$14,500 No
Marcy Kaptur, D-Ohio
$13,500 No
Colleen Hanabusa, D-Hawaii
$13,000 No
Frank LoBiondo, R-N.J.
$13,000 No
Tom Latham, R-Iowa
$12,500 No
Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Calif.
$12,500 No
John Mica, R-Fla.
$12,500 Aye
Loretta Sanchez, D-Calif.
$12,500 No
Bob Gibbs, R-Ohio
$11,500 No
James Clyburn, D-S.C.
$11,000 No
Patrick Meehan, R-Pa.
$11,000 No
Scott Rigell, R-Va.
$11,000 No
Harold "Hall" Rogers, R-Ky.
$11,000 Not voting
Bill Shuster, R-Pa.
$11,000 No
Brian Higgins, D-N.Y.
$10,500 No
Ken Calvert, R-Calif.
$10,000 No
Eric Cantor, R-Va.
$10,000 Aye
Charles Dent, R-Pa.
$10,000 Aye
John Duncan Jr., R-Tenn.
$10,000 No
Renee Ellmers, R-N.C.
$10,000 No
Duncan Hunter, R-Calif.
$10,000 No
Gary Miller, R-Calif.
$10,000 Not voting
Cedric Richmond, D-La.
$10,000 No
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla.
$10,000 No
Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla.
$10,000 Aye
John Shimkus, R-Ill.
$10,000 No
Robert Wittman, R-Va.
$10,000 No

Source: Center for Responsive Politics