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LOBBYIST EMPLOYERS - MISCELLANEOUS  Jan - Mar 97  Apr - Jun 97 1997 Total 
ABB Power T&D Company Inc. $30,000  $0  $30,000 
AIDS Healthcare Foundation $8,072  $30,075  $38,147 
AirTouch Communications, Inc. $31,965  $35,727  $67,692 
Alamo Rent A Car, Inc. $26,267  $20,521  $46,788 
America Online, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
American Association of Retired Persons $21,909  $25,275  $47,184 
American Land Conservancy $0  $0  $0 
American Subcontractors Association - California $13,357  $13,354  $26,711 
American Student List Company $0  $18,301  $18,301 
Animal Health & Safety Associates $0  $0  $0 
Antelope ValleyBoard of Trade $0  $5,664  $5,664 
Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles  $24,193  $25,298  $49,491 
Arid Operations Inc., SP Environmental Systems, Inc., and Western Waste Industries $12,000  $12,000  $24,000 
Asian Pacific Policy & Planning Council $1,500  $5,247  $6,747 
Associated Chaplains in California State Service  $3,148  $3,116  $6,264 
Associated Credit Bureaus of California, Inc.  $6,027  $4,022  $10,049 
Association for Children for Enforcement of Support (ACES) $25  $25  $50 
Association of California Recycling Industries (ACRI) $4,000  $16,000  $20,000 
Association of Child Victim Treatment Centers $0  $0  $0 
Automobile Club of Southern California/Inter-Insurance Exchange of the Automobile Club/ACSC Management Services, Inc. $136,939  $140,095  $277,034 
AVTS, Inc., dba Audio Video Technical Services $0  $0  $0 
BellSouth Cellular Corporation $12,000  $12,000  $24,000 
BKK Corporation $35,365  $34,756  $70,121 
Brandenburger & Davis $6,024  $4,581  $10,605 
Broadcast Music, Inc. $5,514  $8,196  $13,710 
Browning-Ferris Industries $24,656  $32,355  $57,011 
California Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League - North $39,288  $42,247  $81,535 
California Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League - South $9,460  $0  $9,460 
California Academy of Sciences $7,800  $7,800  $15,600 
California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform $0  $8,250  $8,250 
California Alliance for Consumer Protection $0  $0  $0 
California Alliance for the Mentally Ill $0  $5,400  $5,400 
California American Association of University Women $3,404  $3,404  $6,808 
California Association for Local Economic Development $1,980  $3,300  $5,280 
California Association for Relocatable Classrooms $9,600  $7,200  $16,800 
California Association of Black Social Workers $926  $526  $1,452 
California Association of Children's Homes $10,109  $14,754  $24,863 
California Association of Independent Business, Inc. $26,570  $28,980  $55,550 
California Association of Licensed Repossessors $6,787  $6,865  $13,652 
California Association of Licensed Security Agencies, Guards & Associates $1,500  $500  $2,000 
California Association of Local Conservation Corps. $7,500  $7,500  $15,000 
California Association of Nonprofits $5,000  $2,000  $7,000 
California Association of Zoos and Aquariums  $3,391  $4,710  $8,101 
California Authority of Racing Fairs $11,062  $12,343  $23,405 
California Automatic Vendors Council $4,144  $8,997  $13,141 
California Automotive Wholesalers' Association $5,983  $5,809  $11,792 
California Bicycle Coalition  $0  $0  $0 
California Business Alliance $18,733  $19,259  $37,992 
California Chamber of Commerce  $268,844  $268,215  $537,059 
California Chapters--Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries aka CA ISRI $30,025  $31,790  $61,815 
California Child, Youth & Family Coalition  $3,900  $4,637  $8,537 
California Children's Lobby $12,881  $8,105  $20,986 
California Church Impact $835  $835  $1,670 
California City Economic Development Corporation $0  $0  $0 
California Coalition for Rural Housing, The $12,000  $4,500  $16,500 
California Coalition of Community-Based Correctional Service Providers $0  $6,000  $6,000 
California Collaboration for Youth $6,344  $7,588  $13,932 
California Consortium to Prevent Child Abuse $0  $0  $0 
California Continuing Care Residents Association Inc. $1,331  $0  $1,331 
California Council for Environmental and Economic Balance $88,301  $71,042  $159,343 
California Council for Interior Design Certification $21,420  $22,000  $43,420 
California Council for the Humanities $500  $0  $500 
California Council of Western Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus $1,500  $1,500  $3,000 
California Council on Alcohol Problems $2,783  $1,673  $4,456 
California Council on Science & Technology $0  $0  $0 
California Deposition Agency Owners & Reporters Assoc. $0  $4,000  $4,000 
California Distributors Association $6,027  $7,687  $13,714 
California Driver Improvement, Inc. $1,500  $1,500  $3,000 
California Employment Law Council $16,205  $21,923  $38,128 
California Equine Council $0  $0  $0 
California Fabricare Institute $4,800  $4,800  $9,600 
California Federation of Business & Professional Women $0  $0  $0 
California Fence Contractors' Association $500  $1,500  $2,000 
California Food Policy Advocates $0  $8,598  $8,598 
California Foundation of the Environment & the Economy $0  $6,684  $6,684 
California Free Press Association, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce $0  $0  $0 
California Homeless and Housing Coalition Action Fund dba Housing California $54,744  $44,745  $99,489 
California Immigrant Welfare Collaborative, a project of Northern California Coalition for Immigrant Rights & National $0  $5,575  $5,575 
California Industrial Hygiene Council $3,686  $4,716  $8,402 
California Internet Industry Alliance $0  $0  $0 
California Law Enforcement Association of Records Supervisors (CLEARS) $1,950  $1,950  $3,900 
California Mobilehome Parkowners Alliance $12,917  $15,000  $27,917 
California Newspaper Publishers Association $0  $39,337  $39,337 
California Newspaper Publishers Association, and its subsidiary, CNPA Services, Inc.  $59,522  $3,557  $63,079 
California PAL Police Activities League $2,000  $3,169  $5,169 
California Peace Officers Association $14,676  $14,676  $29,352 
California Police Chiefs Association $14,676  $14,676  $29,352 
California Probation, Parole and Correctional Association $4,570  $8,107  $12,677 
California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG)  $14,688  $11,095  $25,783 
California Radioactive Materials Management Forum $0  $0  $0 
California Refuse Removal Council - Northern District $31,763  $35,405  $67,168 
California Refuse Removal Council, Southern District $13,388  $25,232  $38,620 
California Service Station & Automotive Repair Association $16,837  $18,343  $35,180 
California Small Business Association $5,000  $7,500  $12,500 
California Sportsman's Lobby $0  $0  $0 
California State Club Association  $2,250  $4,250  $6,500 
California State Outdoor Advertising Association $16,667  $16,667  $33,334 
California Steel & Plastic Drum Reconditioners Task Force $0  $0  $0 
California Tax Reform Association $0  $13,000  $13,000 
California Taxpayers' Association $14,361  $19,425  $33,786 
California Technology Alliance $15,293  $15,116  $30,409 
California Travel Industry Association $3,750  $3,750  $7,500 
California Trout, Inc.  $0  $0  $0 
California Waterfowl Association $43,199  $46,220  $89,419 
California YMCA Public Policy Committee $5,823  $4,426  $10,249 
Californians Against Waste $11,831  $10,406  $22,237 
Californians for Affordable Health Reform $25,475  $26,051  $51,526 
Californians for Family Justice $0  $3,900  $3,900 
Californians for Ferret Legalization $141  $1,338  $1,479 
Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS) $0  $283  $283 
Californians for Safer Streets $25,244  $19,914  $45,158 
Capitol Resource Institute $807  $1,075  $1,882 
Carpet & Fabricare Institute $0  $0  $0 
Cellnet Data Systems, Inc. $5,298  $9,505  $14,803 
Cellular Carriers Association of California $37,578  $57,895  $95,473 
Cellular Resellers Association $11,000  $37,000  $48,000 
Center for Energy and Economic Development, The $5,000  $5,000  $10,000 
Center for Marine Conservation $0  $6,997  $6,997 
Center for Public Interest Law/Children's Advocacy Institute/University of San Diego $7,353  $8,202  $15,555 
Child Development Policy Institute $37,478  $25,359  $62,837 
Children Now $9,149  $9,051  $18,200 
CIC Enterprises $5,000  $7,500  $12,500 
Clean Power Campaign $9,000  $0  $9,000 
Coalition of California Home Inspectors $8,438  $3,090  $11,528 
Coalition to Preserve the Cathedral of St. Vibiana $0  $0  $0 
Cogeneration Ash Coalition $15,549  $0  $15,549 
Committee on Moral Concerns  $2,693  $4,641  $7,334 
Community Corrections $1,500  $500  $2,000 
Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) Healthcare Systems, Inc. $8,250  $8,250  $16,500 
Construction Employers' Association $20,000  $15,151  $35,151 
Consumers Union of U.S. , Inc. $32,911  $41,837  $74,748 
Contain-A-Way, Inc. dba 20/20 Recycle Centers $26,942  $26,594  $53,536 
Copley Press, Inc., The $0  $8,779  $8,779 
Cornell Corrections $9,619  $9,481  $19,100 
Corrections Corporation of America $0  $30,306  $30,306 
Council of California County Law Librarians $5,425  $5,625  $11,050 
Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians $0  $844  $844 
CSC Healthcare Systems, Inc. $0  $8,250  $8,250 
CTB/McGraw-Hill $0  $0  $0 
DeMenno/Kerdoon $200  $0  $200 
DAJA, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
Delta Wetlands Properties $1,000  $2,000  $3,000 
Doris Day Animal League  $0  $0  $0 
Doris Tate Crime Victims Bureau $2,653  $2,250  $4,903 
E & J Gallo Winery $15,000  $15,000  $30,000 
Edison Mission Energy $5,000  $4,000  $9,000 
EDS $6,250  $2,200  $8,450 
Educational Communications Incorporated $0  $18,301  $18,301 
Employers Group, The $8,500  $8,500  $17,000 
Engineering & Utility Contractors Association $12,500  $12,500  $25,000 
Engineering Contractors' Association $990  $1,649  $2,639 
Environmental Defense Fund $0  $2,000  $2,000 
Environmental Technology Council $292  $0  $292 
Episcopal Aids Ministry: Project New Hope $0  $0  $0 
Equifax Inc.  $9,250  $0  $9,250 
Equine Health & Safety Association $0  $0  $0 
Evergreen Holdings, Incorporated $24,431  $25,976  $50,407 
Executive Council of Homeowners Association (ECHO) $12,413  $17,547  $29,960 
Family Service Council of California $4,500  $7,500  $12,000 
Fire and EMS Professionals for Fair Regulation $1,000  $1,000  $2,000 
Flewelling & Moody $1,000  $0  $1,000 
Forward, Inc.  $9,227  $14,455  $23,682 
Franchise of American's Needing Sports (FANS) $0  $0  $0 
Freedom Communications, Inc. $0  $7,200  $7,200 
Friends Committee on Legislation of California $19,415  $22,854  $42,269 
Friends of the River $3,637  $10,089  $13,726 
Fund for Animals, The  $960  $1,106  $2,066 
Gannett Company, The $0  $5,620  $5,620 
GBF/Pittsburg Landfill(s) Respondents Group $24,200  $18,610  $42,810 
General Atomics  $12,000  $12,000  $24,000 
Girl Scout Councils of California  $7,640  $7,838  $15,478 
Golden State Mobilhome Owners League $5,076  $13,500  $18,576 
Good Sam Club $0  $0  $0 
Goodwill Industries of Southern California $0  $12,000  $12,000 
Greenlining Institute, The $422  $10,854  $11,276 
Handgun Control, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
Hitachi Data Systems $0  $0  $0 
Home Ownership Advancement Foundation $33,669  $21,870  $55,539 
Hoopa Valley Tribe $0  $0  $0 
Humane Society of the United States, The  $470  $475  $945 
Hunsaker/Schlesinger, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
Information for Public Affairs, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
Insulation Contractors Association $13,283  $14,837  $28,120 
International Association of Plumbing & Mechanical Officials  $20,209  $23,534  $43,743 
International Conference of Building Officials $5,861  $56,055  $61,916 
International Network Services $2,501  $12,512  $15,013 
International Technology Corporation (IT Corp.) $11,164  $5,000  $16,164 
Ione Band of Miwok $0  $0  $0 
J. Paul Getty Trust $2,696  $18,016  $20,712 
Jackson Disposal Service, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
Jericho: A Voice for Justice  $1,551  $1,524  $3,075 
Jewish Public Affairs Committee of California  $750  $750  $1,500 
Join Hands California $0  $0  $0 
Joint Venture: Silicon Valley $2,452  $8,572  $11,024 
K.L. Neff Construction Co., Inc. $0  $0  $0 
Kajima Engineering and Construction, Inc. $21,857  $23,473  $45,330 
Kimbur Group, The $0  $0  $0 
Kudler, dba Bulletin Displays, Robert $0  $0  $0 
Latino Museum $0  $0  $0 
Law Enforcement Alliance of America $500  $1,000  $1,500 
League of Women Voters of California $13,115  $17,129  $30,244 
Lockheed Martin IMS Corporation $15,973  $18,089  $34,062 
Lockheed Martin Skunk Works $0  $1,899  $1,899 
Logret Import and Export Company, Inc. $4,500  $4,500  $9,000 
Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce  $3,918  $1,261  $5,179 
Los Angeles Convention & Visitors Bureau $0  $0  $0 
Los Angeles Times $0  $26,820  $26,820 
Lutheran Office of Public Policy - California  $3,846  $3,817  $7,663 
McClatchy Newspapers $0  $8,880  $8,880 
McKesson Corporation  $13,380  $8,194  $21,574 
Martin Family Trust $0  $8,147  $8,147 
Maximus $0  $15,000  $15,000 
MAXXAM, Inc. and its affiliate Pacific Lumber Company $49,641  $49,500  $99,141 
MCI Communications Corporation & affiliates $51,166  $51,315  $102,481 
Medical Innovations, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
Mine Reclamation Corporation  $21,000  $21,000  $42,000 
Mobil Recycling Corporation $4,500  $4,500  $9,000 
Mountain Lion Foundation $185  $408  $593 
Multistate Associates Inc.  $0  $0  $0 
National Audobon Society $11,386  $11,557  $22,943 
National Economic Development and Law Center $0  $2,512  $2,512 
National Federation of Independent Business $64,019  $63,392  $127,411 
National Food Processors Association $5,072  $7,558  $12,630 
National Reined Cow Horse Association $0  $0  $0 
National Resource Safety Center $4,451  $3,207  $7,658 
National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action $31,687  $59,820  $91,507 
National Right to Life Committee, Inc. $1,722  $3,320  $5,042 
National Senior Citizens Law Center $4,500  $4,525  $9,025 
Natural Resources Defense Council $4,500  $3,000  $7,500 
Nature Conservancy, The  $11,805  $16,984  $28,789 
NBS Imaging Systems, Incorporated $9,079  $9,219  $18,298 
Netcom $0  $0  $0 
Netscape Communications  $6,186  $0  $6,186 
New Alternatives, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
New Energy Ventures $3,068  $3,153  $6,221 
Norcal Waste Systems, Inc. $52,448  $77,843  $130,291 
North American Chemical Company $7,800  $5,100  $12,900 
North Communications $1,000  $2,149  $3,149 
Official Police Garage Association of Los Angeles $3,000  $3,000  $6,000 
Ogden Projects, Inc.  $12,667  $14,675  $27,342 
Outdoor Sportsmen's Coalition of California $3,000  $3,000  $6,000 
Oxbow Geothermal Corporation $0  $30,000  $30,000 
Oxford Tire Recycling $14,500  $0  $14,500 
Pacific Association of Building Service Contractors (PABSCO) $1,166  $2,647  $3,813 
Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations $7,200  $0  $7,200 
Pacific VoiceTrack $6,014  $10,400  $16,414 
Parsons Engineering Science, Inc. $3,030  $12,103  $15,133 
PCM3, Incorporated $0  $0  $0 
Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council  $20,064  $8,035  $28,099 
Photo Marketing Association International $0  $0  $0 
Planning and Conservation League $22,957  $38,747  $61,704 
Polk Company, The $2,013  $4,057  $6,070 
Proposition 103 Enforcement Project/Network Project/Consumers for Quality Care $8,621  $15,107  $23,728 
Public Advocates, Inc. $754  $730  $1,484 
Purse Seine Vessel Owners Association $7,607  $7,946  $15,553 
Pyro-Spectaculars, Inc. $809  $875  $1,684 
RABANCO $458  $137  $595 
Rancho Santa Fe Association $7,850  $2,500  $10,350 
Recreational Boaters of California  $8,968  $10,452  $19,420 
Recyclers for Consumer Convenience $0  $0  $0 
Reiter Lowry Consultants  $197  $667  $864 
Remember Dave West Foundation, The $0  $0  $0 
Risk Management Solutions, Inc. $0  $142  $142 
Rite of Passage, Inc. $6,266  $6,134  $12,400 
Robert E. Badham & Associates $0  $0  $0 
Romic Environmental Technologies Corporation $6,700  $7,100  $13,800 
Safari Club International-California Chapters $3,000  $4,500  $7,500 
Safety-Kleen Corp. $24,547  $30,056  $54,603 
San Diego County Rock Producers Association $1,875  $1,875  $3,750 
San Francisco Newspaper Agency $0  $16,867  $16,867 
San Jose Mercury News $0  $2,483  $2,483 
SB 1591 Cities $0  $0  $0 
Scholastic, Inc. $0  $0  $0 
Sci California Funeral Services $15,000  $15,000  $30,000 
Scientific Certification Systems, Inc. $3,457  $0  $3,457 
Siemens Business Communications Systems, Inc. $24,731  $20,195  $44,926 
Sierra Club California $94,104  $79,067  $173,171 
Simon & Schuster $9,000  $12,000  $21,000 
Simon Wiesenthal Plaza $15,334  $15,042  $30,376 
Smokeless Tobacco Council $30,000  $30,000  $60,000 
Software AG Americas, Inc. $7,101  $7,500  $14,601 
Software Publishers Association $1,250  $1,500  $2,750 
Solar Thermal Electric Alliance $0  $2,464  $2,464 
Soper - Wheeler Company $3,458  $3,643  $7,101 
Southern California Rock Products Association $2,583  $2,814  $5,397 
State of California Auto Dismantlers Association $15,208  $19,421  $34,629 
State Public Affairs Committee of the Junior Leagues of California $4,050  $3,811  $7,861 
Statecraft, Inc. $1,500  $1,500  $3,000 
Systems Reform, Inc. $5,000  $0  $5,000 
Targhee, Inc. $3,126  $2,764  $5,890 
Tech 5 $0  $0  $0 
Technology Network $0  $0  $0 
Tides Center, The $5,274  $8,913  $14,187 
Tides Center Inc./Environmental Working Group, The $2,070  $8,000  $10,070 
Tilden-Coil Constructors, Inc. $0  $1,440  $1,440 
Toxics Assessment Group $2,187  $1,488  $3,675 
Traditional Values Coalition  $7,688  $6,085  $13,773 
Trust For Public Land  $13,314  $21,770  $35,084 
UAW-Labor Employment and Training Coporation $0  $0  $0 
Union of Concerned Scientists $10,500  $10,500  $21,000 
United Anglers of Southern California $3,192  $3,608  $6,800 
United States Olympic Committee $5,000  $5,000  $10,000 
U.S. Corrections Corporation $0  $0  $0 
US Ecology, Inc. $18,270  $0  $18,270 
USA Waste of California, Inc. $2,387  $26,997  $29,384 
Utility Consumers' Action Network (UCAN) $38,824  $64,545  $103,369 
Utility Reform Network (TURN), The $38,786  $34,900  $73,686 
Vanir Construction Management $0  $0  $0 
Vietnam Memorial Sculpture Garden $0  $0  $0 
Voluntary Plan Administrators, Inc. $5,473  $6,115  $11,588 
Volunteers of America of Los Angeles $8,586  $9,435  $18,021 
Waste Management, Inc. & Affiliated Entities $82,873  $81,105  $163,978 
W. C. Cox & Company $4,517  $4,589  $9,106 
Weber Distribution $0  $15,000  $15,000 
West Contra Costa Sanitary Landfill $0  $0  $0 
Western Alliance of Farmworker Advocates, Inc. (WAFA) $0  $0  $0 
Western Center on Law & Poverty, Inc. $9,644  $15,318  $24,962 
Wildlife Legislative Fund of America, The $0  $9,000  $9,000 
YMCA of Orange County $0  $0  $0 
Zoological Society of San Diego  $113  $43  $156 
100th/442nd/MIS World War II Memorial Foundation $6,666  $6,667  $13,333 
3D International $0  $0  $0 
3M Media $6,000  $5,400  $11,400 
TOTAL $3,113,330  $3,644,629  $6,757,959 
  


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