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Lobbying Quarterly Reporting Totals

Year:

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Quarter Payments to ... Payments from ... Expenses Political
Contributions

Fundraising Behested
Donations

Lobbyists Non-Lobbyists Clients
Committees
City Agencies
Activity
Other
Activity
Solicitations
Q1 2017 $3,461,369.70 $470,165.01 $13,915,167.39 $2,000.00 $26,326.00
$4,092.56
Itemized:$3,682.56
Non-Itemized:$410.00
$578,731.66
Itemized:$560,963.33
Non-Itemized:$17,768.33
$52,250.00 $63,150.00 8224
(Pieces)
$0.00
Q2 2017 $3,804,681.58 $431,107.51 $16,935,200.09 $7,300.00 $0.00
$2,977.48
Itemized:$2,810.74
Non-Itemized:$166.74
$403,770.31
Itemized:$383,501.30
Non-Itemized:$20,269.01
$75,250.00 $96,075.00 14543
(Pieces)
$88,998.00
Q3 2017 $3,405,391.19 $485,643.37 $16,201,860.20 $0.00 $0.00
$1,981.33
Itemized:$1,424.38
Non-Itemized:$556.95
$548,185.62
Itemized:$532,959.29
Non-Itemized:$15,226.33
$35,600.00 $61,650.00 2319
(Pieces)
$1,089.30
Q4 2017 $10,351.00 $9,936.00 $20,121.15 $0.00 $0.00
$0.00
Itemized:$0.00
Non-Itemized:$0.00
$0.00
Itemized:$0.00
Non-Itemized:$0.00
$0.00 $0.00 0
(Pieces)
$0.00
YTD 2017 $10,681,793.47 $1,396,851.89 $47,072,348.83 $9,300.00 $26,326.00
$9,051.37
Itemized:$7,917.68
Non-Itemized:$1,133.69
$1,530,687.59
Itemized:$1,477,423.92
Non-Itemized:$53,263.67
$163,100.00 $220,875.00 25086
(Pieces)
$90,087.30
 

(Data available from 1st Quarter of 2003)

Lobbying firms must report compensation received from each client for whom it provided municipal lobbying services during the quarter. All fees or payments received for representation must be reported in the quarter in which they were received.
Compensated services (like fundraising, campaign consulting, treasurer services, etc.) provided by lobbying entities to City candidates or ballot measure committees must be disclosed.
Lobbying entities are required to disclose any compensation received under contract from City agencies.
Payments made by a lobbying entity that benefit a City official or member of his or her immediate family are activity expenses and reportable. These include payments for meals or gifts.
Lobbying entities must disclose all expenditures related to attempts to influence municipal legislation. Other expenditures include all expenditures attributable to the firm's municipal lobbying activities which are not reported as Employee Payments or Activity Expenses on this report.
Fundraising activity performed by lobbying entities on behalf of City elective officials and candidates and the amount of funds raised as a result of that activity must be disclosed.

Fundraising Activity includes soliciting a contribution, hosting or sponsoring a fundraising event, or hiring a fundraiser or contractor to conduct any event designed primarily for political fundraising at which contributions for any City elective official or candidate or any of his or her controlled committees are solicited, delivered or made.
When a lobbying entity produces, mails or distributes more than 50 copies of a written political fundraising solicitation for the controlled committee of an elective City officer or candidate, a copy must be filed with the City Ethics Commission.
Lobbying entities must disclose any monetary and/or non-monetary contributions totalling $100 or more that they make, deliver, or for which they act as intermediary to any elected City officer or City candidate.
Donations aggregating $1,000 or more at the behest of an elective City officer or candidate for elective City office to any charitable, religious or non-profit organization must be disclosed.
 

2017 Los Angeles City Ethics Commission.