Gastos de lobby realizados por la American Task Force Argentina (ATFA)

GASTOS DE LOBBY REALIZADOS POR LA AMERICAN TASK FORCE ARGENTINA (ATFA)
 

The following information was compiled by the Embassy of Argentina on the basis of a number of public records filed to The Secretary of the Senate and the Clerk of the House of Representatives on behalf of the American Task Force Argentina (ATFA) in accordance to the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995.

Total (2007- Junio 2015): US$ 6,715,000

 
 
 
Año
 
Proyecto de Ley y/o Asunto
Empresas Contratadas
 
Lobbystas
 
Gastos Totales
 
Total Cambio porcentual con respecto al año anterior
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2015
 
 
Contact Congress and Administration regarding Argentina's failure to comply with U.S. Court judgments.
 
Holding the country of Argentina responsible for adhering to US Court Judgments.
 
Seeking reinforcement and/or support of addressing the outstanding Argentinean debt.
 
Holding the country of Argentina accountable for honoring US Court judgments against it.
 
Support Congressional efforts to engage the Argentine government and the U.S. State, Treasury and Justice Departments with respect to the $3 billion the country owes to U.S. holders of Argentine debt in default.
 
 
 
Covington & Burling LLP
 
William Wichterman
Muftiah McCartin
Stuart E. Eizenstat
Alan Larson
 
 
 
$180,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$680,000[1]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A Determinar
 
 
The Raben Group
 
 
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Michael Torra
 
 
$180,000
 
Mack Strategies
 
 
Connie Mack IV
 
$160,000
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
$120,000
 
 
 
DCI Group
 
 
 
 
Frank Craddock
 
 
 
$40,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2014
 
Contact Congress and Administration regarding Argentina's failure to comply with U.S. Court judgments
 
Holding the country of Argentina responsible for honoring US court Judgments against it
 
Seeking reinforcement and/or support of addressing the outstanding Argentinean debt
 
Holding the country of Argentina accountable for honoring US Court judgments against it
 
Support Congressional efforts to engage the Argentine government and the U.S. State, Treasury and Justice Departments with respect to the $3 billion the country owes to U.S. holders of Argentine debt in default.
 
H.RES.291, Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Republic of Argentina's membership in the G20 should be conditioned on its adherence to international norms of economic relations and commitment to the rule of law.
 
Issues related to Argentina's debt default in the FY15 H.R. 5013 House State, Foreign Operations, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill and S. 2499 Senate State, Foreign Operations, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill.
 
 
 
 
 
Covington & Burling LLP
 
 
 
William Wichterman
Muftiah McCartin
Stuart E. Eizenstat
Alan Larson
 
 
 
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$1,430,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
+ 41%
 
 
 
The Raben Group
 
 
 
 
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Michael Torra
 
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
Mack Strategies
 
 
 
Connie Mack IV
 
 
$320,000
 
 
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
 
$160,000
 
Shockey Scofield Solutions
 
 
 
John Scofield
Jeff Shockey
Mike Ference
 
$150,000
 
 
DCI Group
 
 
 
Carl Bentzel
Frank Craddock
 
 
 
$80,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2013
 
Contact Congress and Administration regarding Argentina's failure to comply with U.S. Court judgments.
 
Holding the country of Argentina accountable for honoring US Court Judgments against it.
 
Support Congressional efforts to engage the Argentine government and the U.S. State, Treasury and Justice Departments with respect to the $3 billion the country owes to U.S. holders of Argentine debt in default.
 
Lobbied The Inter-American Development Bank and The World Bank.
 
 
Covington & Burling LLP
 
 
 
William Wichterman
Martin B. Gold
Muftiah McCartin
 
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$1,010,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
+ 5%
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
$210,000
 
 
The Raben Group
 
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Michael Torra
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
DCI Group
 
 
 
Carl Bentzel
Frank Craddock
 
 
 
$80,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2012
 
 
 
 
 
H.R. 1798 – JEFSA
 
S. 912 – JEFSA
 
Place conditions on
contributions to MDBs
 
Support House and Senate
resolutions on Argentina’s participation in the G20
 
Lobbied the Inter-American Development Bank and
The World Bank
 
 
 
 
Covington & Burling LLP
 
 
William Wichterman
Martin B. Gold
Muftiah McCartin
John K. Veroneau
Alan Larson
Stuart E. Eizenstat
 
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



 
 
 
$955,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
+ 3%
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
 
$155,000
 
DCI Group
 
 
Carl Bentzel
Frank Craddock
 
 
$80,000
 
 
The Raben Group
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Michael Torra
Mark Glaze
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2011
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
H.R. 1798 – JEFSA
 
S. 912 – JEFSA
 
Seeking reinforcement
and support for H.R. 5564
 
Support Congressional Efforts regarding U.S. holders of
Argentine debt in default
 
 
 
 
Covington & Burling LLP
 
 
William Wichterman
Martin B. Gold
Muftiah McCartin
John K. Veroneau
Alan Larson
Stuart E. Eizenstat
 
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$920,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
+ 24%
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
$120,000
 
 
DCI Group
 
 
 
Carl Bentzel
Frank Craddock
 
 
 
$80,000
 
 
 
 
 
The Raben Group
 
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Michael Torra
Mark Glaze
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2010
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
H.R. 5564 – JEFSA
 
Seeking reinforcement and support for H.R. 5564, H.R. 2493 - JEFSA
 
 
 
 
Covington & Burling LLP
 
 
William Wichterman
Martin Gold
Muftiah Mccartin
 
 
 
$180,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$740,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
+ 45%
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
$90,000
 
 
 
DCI Gorup
 
 
 
 
 
Frank Craddock
Angela Flood
Carl Bentzel
 
 
 
 
$80,000
 
 
The Raben Group
 
 
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Michael Torra
Mark Glaze
 
 
 
$360,000
 
 
Trailblazer Group
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
 
 
 
$30,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2009
 
 
 
Seeking reintroduction and/or support of H.R.2493, H.R. 2493 – JEFSA
 
Support Congressional Efforts regarding U.S. holders
of Argentine debt in default
 
 
DCI Group
 
 
Carl Bentzel
Frank Craddock
Angela Flood
 
$70,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
$510,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
+ 45%
 
 
 
The Raben Group
 
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Dave Grimaldi
Mark Glaze
Michael Torra
 
 
 
 
$360,000
 
Trailblazer Group
 
 
Douglas Davenport
 
$80,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2008
 
 
 
 
Engage in Congress in defending U.S. companies and organizations who invested in Argentine bonds and lost money when the country defaulted in 2001.
 
Support Congressional Efforts regarding U.S. holders
of Argentine debt in default
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Raben Group
 
 
 
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Dave Grimaldi
 
 
 
 
 
$350,000
 
 
 
 
 
$350,000
 
 
 
 
 
+ 91%
 
 
 
2007
 
 
Financial Services Issues
 
 
The Raben Group
 
 
Robert Raben
Lawrence Gonzalez
Dave Grimaldi
 
 
 
$120,000
 
 
$120,000
 
 
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[1] Hasta Junio 2015 / Through June 2015


 
CONTRIBUCIONES A CAMPANAS ELECTORALES REALIZADAS POR ELLIOT MANAGEMENT Y/O PAUL SINGER
 

                              Paul Singer                                                                   Elliot Management
                     US$11.518.474                                                          US$14.172.822
                           (campaña 2014)                                                                      (campaña 2014)
 

Campañas Electorales
 
 
Miembro de Congreso
 
 
Aporte
 
Acciones en relación con Argentina
 
 
Senador
Marco Rubio (R-FL)
 
US$117.620
(2009-2014)
 
Elliot Management es el segundo donante más importante del Senador Rubio, por detrás de Club for Growth, SuperPac al cual Paul Singer donó más de un millón de dólares.
Apoyó los reclamos de los holdouts y propuso legislación contra Argentina
 
 
Senador
Mark Kirk (R-IL)
 
 
US$95.550
(2009-2014)
 
Firmó numerosas notas contra Argentina apoyando el reclamo de los holdouts
 
 
Representante
Scott Garrett (R-NJ)
 
 
US$45.200
(2013-2014)
 
Paul Singer es el donante más importante del Representante Garrett. Presentó la Judgment Evading Foreign States Accountability Act (JEFSA). Organizó multiples audiencias en el Congreso contra Argentina.
 
 
Ex Representante
Michael Grimm (R-NY)
 
 
US$40.500
(2009-2014)
 
 
Paul Singer es el donante más importante del Representante Grimm. Fue co-patrocinante de la JEFSA.
 
 
Senador
Roger Wicker (R-MS)
 
 
 
US$33.450
(2009-2014)
 
Paul Singer es el segundo donante más importante del Senador Wicker. Firmo numerosas cartas contra Argentina.
 
 
 
Senador
Tom Cotton (R-AR)
 
 
US$143.100
(2013-2014)
 
Paul Singer es el Segundo donante más importante del Senador Cotton. El Senador Cotton es el recipiente de contribuciones más importante de Elliot Management. Firmó numerosas cartas contra Argentina.
 
 
La cifra total de las contribuciones efectuadas por Paul Singer para las campañas políticas en 2014, a título individual, y a través de Elliot Management (más de US$ 25 millones) supera la suma de las contribuciones efectuadas en el mismo período por las empresas Google (US$ 3.844.345); Comcast (US$ 5.022.711); AT&T (US$ 4.274.740), Lockheed Martin (US$ 4.105.329); General Electric (3.965.924) y Northrop Grumman (US$ 4.082.024).