Lobbyist Employers In Utilities*
 

 

1st Quarter

2nd Quarter

 

 

Jan - Mar 99

Apr - Jun 99

1999 Total

Allied Personal Communications Industries Association of California

$13,523

$14,033

$27,556

AT&T

$115,765

$129,738

$245,503

AT&T Wireless Services

$12,531

$25,000

$37,531

Automated Power Exchange (APX)

$0

$5,000

$5,000

California Cellular Phone Owners Association, The

$0

$0

$0

California Electric Transportation Coalition

$95,744

$0

$95,744

California Independent System Operator (I.S.O.)

$2,287

$1,215

$3,502

California Municipal Utilities Association

$44,280

$40,733

$85,013

California Telephone Association

$3,650

$5,415

$9,065

California Water Association

$34,870

$29,381

$64,251

California Water Service Company

$0

$0

$0

CMS Energy

$4,500

$4,500

$9,000

Committee for Phone Book Reorganization, The

$0

$0

$0

Duke Energy

$12,867

$16,578

$29,445

East Bay Municipal Utility District

$44,732

$65,517

$110,249

Edison International and subsidiaries

$313,190

$364,243

$677,433

Enron Corporation & its subsidiaries

$122,138

$110,993

$233,131

Geo Energy Partners - 1983 Ltd.

$6,000

$0

$6,000

GTE California Inc.

$116,758

$137,098

$253,856

Imperial Irrigation District

$46,043

$65,613

$111,656

Irvine Ranch Water District

$366

$30,577

$30,943

Kern County Water Agency

$29,281

$25,071

$54,352

Long Beach, Board of Water Commissioners of the City of

$6,300

$11,101

$17,401

MCI Worldcom, Inc.

$40,096

$56,670

$96,766

Modesto Irrigation District

$34,294

$32,270

$66,564

Moulton Niguel Water District

$4,500

$4,500

$9,000

NEXTLINK California

$15,000

$6,000

$21,000

Northern California Power Agency

$19,500

$24,000

$43,500

Pacific Gas and Electric Company

$195,255

$327,285

$522,540

Pacific Telesis Group & its subsidiaries

$626,302

$519,325

$1,145,627

Pacificorp

$15,000

$15,000

$30,000

Pittsburg Power Company

$0

$2,147

$2,147

Reliant Energy Services

$15,000

$15,000

$30,000

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

$55,274

$81,166

$136,440

San Gabriel Valley Water Association

$9,000

$9,000

$18,000

San Gabriel Valley Water Company

$125

$237

$362

Santa Margarita Water District

$5,158

$21,107

$26,265

Sempra Energy and its subsidiaries

$146,531

$125,885

$272,416

South Tahoe Public Utility District

$0

$4,909

$4,909

Southern California Public Power Authority

$10,500

$10,500

$21,000

Southern California Water Company

$0

$11,820

$11,820

Sprint Communications Company, L.P.

$26,100

$393

$26,493

Suburban Water Systems

$0

$313

$313

Turlock Irrigation District

$8,000

$6,000

$14,000

Utility.com

$0

$5,000

$5,000

WateReuse Association of California

$23,135

$20,910

$44,045

TOTAL UTILITIES

$2,273,595

$2,381,243

$4,654,838

 

* Total expenditures by utilities include, in many instances, payments made in connection with administrative testimony in ratemaking proceedings before the California Public Utilities Commission, in addition to more traditional lobbying expenditures.