Lobbyist Employers In Utilities
 

 

1st Qtr

2nd Qtr

3rd Qtr

4th Qtr

 

 

Jan - Mar 99

Apr - Jun 99

July - Sept 99

Oct - Dec 99

1999 Total

UTILITIES*

 

 

 

 

 

Allied Personal Communications Industries Association of California

$13,523

$14,033

$19,494

$4,560

$51,610

AT&T

$116,968

$129,738

$257,754

$158,110

$662,570

AT&T Wireless Services

$12,531

$25,000

$0

$25,054

$62,585

Automated Power Exchange

$0

$5,000

$10,000

$6,645

$21,645

California Cellular Phone Owners Association, The

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

California Electric Transportation Coalition

$95,744

$0

$0

$120

$95,864

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

$2,287

$1,215

$1,936

$465

$5,903

California Municipal Utilities Association

$44,280

$40,733

$67,448

$36,548

$189,009

California Telephone Association

$3,650

$5,415

$4,350

$1,139

$14,554

California Water Association

$34,870

$29,381

$35,008

$20,955

$120,214

California Water Service Company

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

Californians for Telecommunications Choice

$0

$0

$20,205

$0

$20,205

CMS Energy

$4,500

$4,500

$4,500

$4,500

$18,000

Committee for Phone Book Reorganization, The

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

Duke Energy

$12,867

$16,578

$15,368

$11,349

$56,162

Dynegy

$0

$0

$0

$20,164

$20,164

East Bay Municipal Utility District

$44,732

$65,517

$46,222

$57,759

$214,230

Edison International and subsidiaries

$313,190

$364,243

$368,089

$336,223

$1,381,745

Electric & Gas Industries Association

$0

$0

$0

$6,200

$6,200

Enron Corporation & its subsidiaries

$122,138

$110,993

$55,492

$30,689

$319,312

Geo Energy Partners - 1983 Ltd.

$6,000

$0

$0

$0

$6,000

GTE California Inc.

$116,758

$137,098

$155,654

$153,569

$563,079

Imperial Irrigation District

$46,043

$65,613

$45,851

$25,111

$182,618

Irvine Ranch Water District

$366

$30,577

$7,783

$38,105

$76,831

Kern County Water Agency

$29,281

$25,071

$30,973

$30,008

$115,333

Long Beach, Board of Water Commissioners of the City of

$6,300

$11,101

$9,450

$9,450

$36,301

MCI Worldcom, Inc.

$40,096

$56,670

$29,439

$50,183

$176,388

Modesto Irrigation District

$34,294

$32,270

$11,434

$18,907

$96,905

Moulton Niguel Water District

$4,500

$4,500

$4,500

$0

$13,500

NEXTLINK California

$15,000

$6,000

$9,000

$9,000

$39,000

Northern California Power Agency

$19,500

$24,000

$24,000

$34,498

$101,998

Optel Inc.

$0

$0

$5,000

$0

$5,000

Pacific Gas and Electric Company

$195,255

$327,285

$313,520

$247,380

$1,083,440

Pacific Telesis Group & its subsidiaries

$626,302

$519,325

$535,741

$376,355

$2,057,723

Pacificorp

$15,000

$15,000

$15,000

$15,000

$60,000

Pittsburg Power Company

$0

$2,147

$609

$0

$2,756

Reliant Energy Services

$15,000

$15,000

$15,459

$16,071

$61,530

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

$55,274

$81,166

$42,356

$47,839

$226,635

San Gabriel Valley Water Association

$9,000

$9,000

$9,000

$9,000

$36,000

San Gabriel Valley Water Company

$125

$237

$583

$260

$1,205

Santa Margarita Water District

$5,158

$21,107

$10,580

$15,760

$52,605

Sempra Energy and its subsidiaries

$146,531

$125,885

$127,473

$115,585

$515,474

South Tahoe Public Utility District

$0

$4,909

$3,275

$4,909

$13,093

Southern California Public Power Authority

$10,500

$10,500

$10,500

$10,699

$42,199

Southern California Water Company

$0

$11,820

$2,347

$313

$14,480

Southern Energy, Inc.

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

Sprint Communications Company, L.P.

$26,100

$393

$17,550

$1,355

$45,398

Suburban Water Systems

$0

$313

$313

$313

$939

Turlock Irrigation District

$8,000

$6,000

$6,000

$4,000

$24,000

Utility.com

$0

$5,000

$12,500

$5,000

$22,500

WateReuse Association of California

$23,135

$20,910

$18,321

$19,705

$82,071

Western Hub Properties, LLC

$0

$7,500

$1,000

$15,000

$23,500

TOTAL UTILITIES

$2,274,798

$2,388,743

$2,381,077

$1,993,855

$9,038,473

 

* 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.