Lobbyist Employers In Merchandise/Retail
 

 

 

5th Quarter

6th Quarter

Cumulative Total

 

1997 Total

Jan - Mar 98

Apr - June 98

Jan 97 - June 98

MERCHANDISE/RETAIL

 

 

 

 

American Promotional Events, Inc.

$103,725

$15,210

$19,151

$138,086

Automotive Repair Coalition

$15,336

$12,212

$11,685

$39,233

Big Bear Fireworks, Inc.

$364

$0

$0

$364

Brubaker & Associates

$15,000

$0

$0

$15,000

California Association of Ice Cream Vendors

$0

$0

$0

$0

California Beverage Merchants

$32,737

$8,975

$7,841

$49,553

California Cigar Association

$0

$0

$26,527

$26,527

California Grocers Association

$123,425

$37,212

$21,948

$182,585

California Licensed Beverage Association

$217,767

$58,174

$96,091

$372,032

California Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association

$11,020

$18,040

$3,036

$32,096

California Retail Air Quality Coalition

$15,000

$0

$0

$15,000

California Retailers Association

$483,849

$144,431

$149,401

$777,681

California State Floral Association

$6,562

$3,513

$602

$10,677

California Swap Meet Owners Association

$6,558

$4,669

$0

$11,227

Cash, Don & Susie - Antesano El Centro

$0

$0

$0

$0

Circuit City Stores, Inc. and its subsidiary, Car Max Auto Superstores, Inc.

$33,433

$18,105

$18,000

$69,538

Costco Companies, Inc.

$17,173

$3,000

$6,786

$26,959

DeHart and Darr Associates, Inc.

$82,926

$22,500

$22,500

$127,926

Dietary Supplement Safety & Science Coalition

$0

$0

$0

$0

Federated Department Stores, Inc.

$5,000

$0

$0

$5,000

Flea Market Inc., The

$36,554

$13,253

$13,326

$63,133

Gas Guard West, Inc.

$0

$0

$0

$0

Hatton Canyon Business Group

$0

$0

$5,000

$5,000

Independent Automobile Dealers Association of California

$42,992

$18,089

$12,517

$73,598

Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA)

$21,658

$2,500

$0

$24,158

Lawn and Garden Equipment Dealer Coalition

$0

$0

$5,000

$5,000

Macy's West

$0

$6,000

$12,000

$18,000

Mattel, Inc.

$20,669

$2,500

$5,000

$28,169

Micro Age Infosystems Services

$30,878

$5,180

$5,126

$41,184

Montgomery Ward & Co., Incorporated

$0

$0

$0

$0

Northern California Grocers Association

$32,130

$11,543

$11,992

$55,665

Raley's

$48,000

$14,000

$14,000

$76,000

Red Line Medical Supply, Inc.

$20,027

$0

$0

$20,027

Rite Aid Corporation

$95,915

$23,066

$25,665

$144,646

Robinson's-May, a subsidiary of the May Department Stores Company

$108,269

$14,120

$35,964

$158,353

Save Westwood Village

$0

$0

$0

$0

Sears, Roebuck and Co.

$13,000

$0

$5,000

$18,000

Single Stick, Inc.

$3,000

$0

$0

$3,000

Sotheby's, Inc.

$7,745

$1,030

$0

$8,775

South Bay Beverage Association

$0

$0

$6,336

$6,336

Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc.

$24,480

$7,236

$10,668

$42,384

Southland Corporation, The

$78,839

$9,516

$9,686

$98,041

Stretch Your Imagination

$0

$0

$0

$0

Tel Phil Enterprises, Inc.

$12,072

$3,006

$3,055

$18,133

Thomas Nix Distributor, Inc.

$16,321

$10,000

$0

$26,321

United States Sales Corporation

$12,585

$7,564

$7,500

$27,649

We Care Corporation

$186

$0

$0

$186

West Group

$30,000

$6,000

$6,000

$42,000

Western States Tire & Automotive Service Association

$11,420

$3,105

$3,105

$17,630

Yamada Company, Inc.

$0

$0

$0

$0

Youngs Market Company

$28,000

$14,000

$0

$42,000

3M

$117,555

$47,308

$34,667

$199,530

TOTAL

$1,982,170

$565,057

$615,175

$3,162,402