Eye of Truth
Lobbyist Report for General Motors Company

General Motors Company

Automotive transportation company

25 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Suite 400 Washington, DC 20001

USA

Lobbying on the following issues:

TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE COMMUNICATIONS/BROADCASTING/RADIO/TV FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS/INVESTMENTS/SECURITIES CLEAN AIR AND WATER (QUALITY) TRANSPORTATION ENVIRONMENT/SUPERFUND DEFENSE TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) BUDGET/APPROPRIATIONS HEALTH ISSUES ENERGY/NUCLEAR LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY RETIREMENT

Comprehensive Tax Reform; Consumer incentives for alternative technologies (30D & 30C), Foreign tax credits, R&D tax credits and issues related to corporate AMT; Issues related to corporate and international tax reform including issues related to IRC sections 904(d), 951A, 250, 59A, 163(j), 954(c)(6), 174, 965, 168(k)(4), 53(c), and 30D.

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Privacy & Data Breach Legislation; Driver Distraction; Spectrum Allocation, (FCC DSRC Docket No. 13-49); Cybersecurity; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Autonomous Vehicles; Artificial intelligence; Internet of Things (IoT).

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Implementation of P.L. 111-203 Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform Consumer Protection Act as it relates to auto financing and hedging activities of end-users [including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Commodities Future Trading Commission (CFTC)]; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Financial literacy; General issues affecting captive finance companies, including increasing brand awareness of GM's captive; Military Lending Act Interpretive Guidance.

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Ongoing engagement regarding the fuel economy rule and the mid-term review. Fuel Economy Harmonization Act.

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Railroad Issues/Regulations; Infrastructure Proposals; Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's American Act.

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Ongoing engagement regarding the fuel economy rule and the mid-term review; Tailpipe emissions proposed Tier 3 rule; Sustainability; EV policy development; Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act; RFS Reform/future fuels.

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National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020; Department of Defense Appropriations Act 2020.

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Non-Tariff Trade Barriers, APEC; Border Trade Issues; Global Market Access Issues; KORUS Revision; NAFTA Renegotiation; New energy vehicle, and tariff issues relating to the People's Republic of China; Awareness of Seized assets in South America; A bill to amend the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to require Congressional approval before the President adjusts imports that are determined to threaten to impair national security; 232 Steel & Aluminum; 232 Auto Tariffs; USMCA; 301 China Tariffs.

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General discussions of proposed budgets and possible impact of GM and Automotive industry; Transportation, Energy & Water. Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020; Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018; Consolidated Appropriations Ace, 2018; Electric Vehicles infrastructure; EV deployment/infrastructure.

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General issues regarding health care related to implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Excise tax on high-cost, employer sponsored health plan; Cadillac tax.

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General discussion of transportation and infrastructure funding, electric vehicles and impact of proposed fuel standards; Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act.

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Equality Act (HR 5 / S 788); Diversity and Inclusion issues, generally.

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Distracted Driving; Department of Transportation Vehicle Safety Issues (Takata air bag recall; V2X); Park it Act (S. 543).

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Auto industry issues (including sharing information about GM facilities, products, community programs and progress on GM and responding to congressional inquiries concerning GM). Specific issues include vehicle fuel economy, vehicle safety, fuels issues, autonomous vehicles, cybersecurity, connected vehicles and privacy; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act; Internet of Things (IoT); Electric Vehicles Infrastructure; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; Electric vehicles tax credit; Park it Act (S. 543).

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Increases to PBGC premiums and proposals regarding the treatment of ERISA plans under the swaps and derivatives provisions of P.L. 111-203, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act; Implementation of Pension funding related to Mortality tables.

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Lobbyists:

Guzzo, Joseph L
GODOWN, LEE R
Lightsey, Harry M III
Turton, Daniel A.
YORK, ANDREW
WILSON, CHERIE
LOPEZ, RICHARD FERNANDO
REECE, MARIA ELEANOR
SCHUEMANN, HOLLYN
CLEGG, CATHERINE
Seckman, Kathryn S.
Godoy, Guillermo Jose



Lobbying on the following issues:

BUDGET/APPROPRIATIONS ENERGY/NUCLEAR AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY TRANSPORTATION TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) RETIREMENT LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE COMMUNICATIONS/BROADCASTING/RADIO/TV HEALTH ISSUES CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS ENVIRONMENT/SUPERFUND TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS/INVESTMENTS/SECURITIES CLEAN AIR AND WATER (QUALITY)

H.R.1158, Consolidated Appropriations Act 2020, electric vehicle tax and R&D funding; H.R.1865, Further Consolidated Appropriations Act 2020, electric vehicle tax and R&D funding; Transportation and Energy & Water appropriations, agency funding; General discussions of proposed budgets and possible impact on GM and automotive industry; Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018; Consolidated Appropriations Act 2018, electric vehicles deployment/infrastructure; 2021 Transportation Appropriations, funding related to Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety (DADSS) program.

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H.R.4690, The 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, higher octane fuels; H.R.2256/S. 1094, Driving America Forward Act, EV tax credit and EV infrastructure; H.R.431, CAFE Standards Repeal Act of 2019, fuel economy; H.R. 978, Clean and Efficient Cars Act of 2019, CAFE; S. 1022, Greener Air Standards Mean Our National Security, Environment and Youth Saved Act, CAFE; H.R. 2741, Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act, infrastructure; Issues on transportation and infrastructure funding; electric vehicles and impact of proposed fuel standards; consumer and fuel retailer choice; and fuel economy harmonization.

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H.R. 4690, the 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, vehicle fuel economy, fuel economy harmonization, and higher octane fuel issues; H.R. 2256, Driving America Forward Act, electric vehicle tax; Automotive industry issues including vehicle safety, fuels issues, autonomous vehicles, cybersecurity, connected vehicles and privacy, Internet of Things (IoT), electric vehicles infrastructure, electric vehicles tax credit, and intellectual property; Efforts regarding COVID-19 response including collaborations and other efforts to increase production of respiratory care products, e.g., ventilator production, Personal Protection Equipment.

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H.R.2741, Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's American Act, EV infrastructure.

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H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act, non-tariff trade barriers, border trade, global market access, and new energy vehicle components; 301 China Tariffs; Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation.

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Increases to PBGC premiums and proposals regarding the treatment of ERISA plans under the swaps and derivatives provisions of P.L. 111-203; Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act; S. 3548, CARES Act, issues relating to pension smoothing.

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S. 3548, CARES Act, unemployment insurance and FMLA paid leave issues.

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Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Connected vehicle 5.9 GHz Spectrum Allocation (FCC DSRC Docket No. 13-49); privacy and data breach engagement; Other issues include Privacy & Data Breach, Driver Distraction, Spectrum Allocation, (FCC DSRC Docket No. 13-49), Cybersecurity, Autonomous Vehicles, Artificial intelligence, and Internet of Things (IoT).

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S.684, Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019, excise tax on high-cost employer sponsored health plans and Cadillac tax; H.R.3, Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, cost of prescriptions; General issues regarding implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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H.R.3593/S.1601, HOT CARS Act of 2019, rear passenger detection and notification technology; H.R.3145/S.543, PARK IT Act, S.2947, SCOPE Act, carbon monoxide and rollaway protection technology; H.R.3011, End Drunk Driving Act of 2019, alcohol detection technology; H.R.514, Abbas Stop Drunk Driving Act of 2019, alcohol detection technology; H.R.4354, Honoring Abbas Family Legacy to Terminate (HALT) Drunk Driving Act, alcohol detection technology; S.2604, Reduce Impaired Driving For Everyone Act of 2019, alcohol detection technology, pilot programs, research and development funding; S.2606, Safety, Accountability, and Federal Enforcement of Limos Act of 2019, limousine safety; H.R.4709/S.2605, Take Unsafe Limos Off the Road Act, limousine safety; H.R.4708, SAFE Limos Act, limousine safety; H.R.4697/S.2611, End the Limo Loophole Act, limousine safety; H.R.4871/S.2700, Protecting Roadside First Responders Act, pedestrian recognition technology; Other issues include: distracted driving and Department of Transportation Vehicle Safety Issues including Takata air bag recall and V2X; Discussion drafts on National Car Assessment Program (NCAP) and the Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS).

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H.R.4690, The 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, higher octane fuels; H.R.2256/S.1094, Driving America Forward Act, EV tax credit, EV infrastructure; H.R.431, CAFE Standards Repeal Act of 2019, fuel economy; H.R.978, Clean and Efficient Cars Act of 2019, CAFE; S.1022, Greener Air Standards Mean Our National Security, Environment and Youth Saved Act, CAFE; H.R. 5545, No Exhaust Act of 2020, EV infrastructure; General sustainability and climate change related issues; harmonization; ongoing engagement on fuel economy regulation and EV deployment; Tailpipe emissions proposed Tier 3 rule; EV policy development; Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act; fuel economy harmonization; and, RFS Reform/future fuels.

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H.R.2256/S.1094, Driving America Forward Act, EV tax credit modernization; H.R.1027/S.343, Fairness For Every Driver Act, and H.R.2042, Electric CARS Act of 2019, EV tax; H.R.2170, Vehicle Innovation Act of 2019, R&D vehicle technology; H.R.2741, Zero-Emissions Vehicles Act of 2019, EV infrastructure; S.617, Tax Extenders and Disaster Relief Act of 2019, tax extenders; S.1487, Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act, tax issues; Comprehensive Tax Reform issues, including, consumer incentives for alternative technologies (30D & 30C), Foreign tax credits, R&D tax credits and issues related to corporate AMT; Corporate and international tax reform including issues related to IRC sections 904(d), 951A, 250, 59A, 163(j), 954(c)(6), 174, 965, 168(k)(4), 53(c), and 30D; S. 3548 CARES Act, provisions related to sections 2104, 2301 and 2302.

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Protection of auto industry intellectual property.

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General issues related to captive finance companies; corporate governance issues; Military Lending Act interpretive guidance; financial literacy outreach; data breach and privacy related issues; Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) modernization; S. 3548, CARES Act, provisions related to the Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) standard and the Paycheck Protection Program; Issues regarding adoption and implementation of various federal measures to address access to liquidity.

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H.R.4690, 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, fuel economy and harmonization issues; Fuel economy rule and the mid-term review.

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Lobbyists:

Guzzo, Joseph L
YORK, ANDREW
WILSON, CHERIE
LOPEZ, RICHARD FERNANDO
SCHUEMANN, HOLLYN

OWENS, ADAM
Held the following Government positions
None


DANKO, ERIC
Held the following Government positions
None None None

Godoy, Guillermo Jose
REICHERTS, ELIZABETH

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name :
Sofidiv S.A.S.
Country :
FRANCE
Contribution :
$0
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Foreign Entity Name :
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE
Country :
FRANCE
Contribution :
$0
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Lobbying on the following issues:

TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY ENERGY/NUCLEAR TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE ENVIRONMENT/SUPERFUND HEALTH ISSUES BUDGET/APPROPRIATIONS FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS/INVESTMENTS/SECURITIES LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE RETIREMENT CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS COMMUNICATIONS/BROADCASTING/RADIO/TV CLEAN AIR AND WATER (QUALITY) TRANSPORTATION

Non-Tariff Trade Barriers, APEC; Border Trade Issues; Global Market Access Issues; KORUS Revision; NAFTA Renegotiation; New energy vehicle, and tariff issues relating to the People's Republic of China; Awareness of Seized assets in South America; A bill to amend the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to require Congressional approval before the President adjusts imports that are determined to threaten to impair national security; 232 Steel & Aluminum; 232 Auto Tariffs; USMCA; 301 China Tariffs.

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Auto industry issues (including sharing information about GM facilities, products, community programs and progress on GM and responding to congressional inquiries concerning GM). Specific issues include vehicle fuel economy, vehicle safety, fuels issues, autonomous vehicles, cybersecurity, connected vehicles and privacy; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act; Internet of Things (IoT); Electric Vehicles Infrastructure; Electric vehicles tax credit.

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Transportation and infrastructure funding, electric vehicles and impact of proposed fuel standards; Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act; CAFE Standards Repeal Act of 2019 (H.R. 431); Clean and Efficient Cars Act of 2019 (H.R. 978); Greener Air Standards Mean Our National Security, Environment and Youth Saved Act (S. 1022), CAFE issues generally; Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act (H.R. 2741), Infrastructure issues generally.

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Comprehensive Tax Reform: Consumer incentives for alternative technologies (30D & 30C), Foreign tax credits, R&D tax credits and issues related to corporate AMT; Corporate and international tax reform including issues related to IRC sections 904(d), 951A, 250, 59A, 163(j), 954(c)(6), 174, 965, 168(k)(4), 53(c), and 30D; Driving America Forward Act (H.R. 2256/S. 1094), Fairness For Every Driver Act (H.R. 1027/S. 343), and Electric CARS Act of 2019 (H.R. 2042), Electric Vehicles tax issues generally; Vehicle Innovation Act of 2019 (H.R. 2170), R&D vehicle technology issues generally; Zero-Emissions Vehicles Act of 2019 (H.R. 2741), Infrastructure issues generally; Tax Extenders and Disaster Relief Act of 2019 (S. 617_, tax extenders issues generally; Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act (S. 1487), tax issues generally.

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Ongoing engagement regarding the fuel economy rule and the mid-term review; Tailpipe emissions proposed Tier 3 rule; Sustainability; EV policy development; Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act; RFS Reform/future fuels;CAFE Standards Repeal Act of 2019 (H.R. 431), Clean and Efficient Cars Act of 2019 (H.R. 978), and Greener Air Standards Mean Our National Security, Environment and Youth Saved Act (S. 1022), CAFE issues generally.

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General issues regarding health care related to implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Excise tax on high-cost, employer sponsored health plan; Cadillac tax.

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General discussions of proposed budgets and possible impact of GM and Automotive industry; Transportation, Energy & Water. Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018; Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018; Electric Vehicles infrastructure, issues generally; Electric Vehicles deployment/infrastructure, issues generally.

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Implementation of P.L. 111-203 Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform Consumer Protection Act as it relates to auto financing and hedging activities of end-users [including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Commodities Future Trading Commission (CFTC)]; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Financial literacy; General issues affecting captive finance companies, including increasing brand awareness of GM's captive; Military Lending Act Interpretive Guidance; corporate governance issues.

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Equality Act (H.R. 5 /S. 788), diversity and inclusion issues generally.

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Increases to PBGC premiums and proposals regarding the treatment of ERISA plans under the swaps and derivatives provisions of P.L. 111-203, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act; Implementation of Pension funding related to Mortality tables.

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Distracted Driving; Department of Transportation Vehicle Safety Issues (Takata air bag recall; V2X); Park it Act (S. 543/H.R. 3145); HOT CARS Act (S. 1601/H.R. 3593); Halt Drunk Driving Act (H.R. 4354).

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Privacy & Data Breach Legislation; Driver Distraction; Spectrum Allocation, (FCC DSRC Docket No. 13-49); Cybersecurity; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Autonomous Vehicles; Artificial intelligence; Internet of Things (IoT); and 5.9 GHz Spectrum.

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Fuel economy rule and the mid-term review; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act.

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Railroad Issues/Regulations; Infrastructure Proposals; Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's American Act (H.R. 2741).

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Lobbyists:

Guzzo, Joseph L
YORK, ANDREW
WILSON, CHERIE
LOPEZ, RICHARD FERNANDO
REECE, MARIA ELEANOR
Godoy, Guillermo Jose
SCHUEMANN, HOLLYN

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name:
Stella-Jones Inc.
Country :
CANADA
Contribution :
$0



Lobbying on the following issues:

COMMUNICATIONS/BROADCASTING/RADIO/TV HEALTH ISSUES TRANSPORTATION CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS ENVIRONMENT/SUPERFUND CLEAN AIR AND WATER (QUALITY) DEFENSE BUDGET/APPROPRIATIONS TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) ENERGY/NUCLEAR COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS/INVESTMENTS/SECURITIES TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE RETIREMENT

Privacy & Data Breach Legislation; Driver Distraction; Spectrum Allocation, (FCC DSRC Docket No. 13-49). Cybersecurity; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Autonomous Vehicles; Artificial intelligence; AV START Act (S. 1885); SELF DRIVE Act (H.R. 3388); Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017 (S. 1691).

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General issues regarding health care related to implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Excise tax on high-cost, employer sponsored health plans; American Health Care Act of 2017 (H.R. 1628). Cadillac tax.

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Railroad Issues/Regulations; Infrastructure Proposals; Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act (H.R. 2479).

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Distracted Driving; Department of Transportation Vehicle Safety Issues (Takata air bag recall; Takata buyout by Key Safety Systems); Black Box Privacy Protection Act (H.R. 736); SPY Car Act of 2017 (H.R. 701, S. 680). HOT CARS Act of 2017 (H.R. 2801, S. 1666).

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Ongoing engagement regarding the fuel economy rule and the mid-term review; tailpipe emissions proposed Tier 3 rule; Sustainability; EV policy development. Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act (S. 517); Fuel Economy Harmonization Act (H.R. 4011, S.1273). RFS Reform/future fuels.

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Ongoing engagement regarding the fuel economy rule and the mid-term review. Fuel Economy Harmonization Act (S.1273, H.R.4011).

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National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (S. 1519); John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 (H.R. 5515); Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 (H.R. 4877) Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 (H.R. 6157, S. 3159);

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General discussions of proposed budgets and possible impact of GM and Automotive industry; Transportation, Energy & Water. Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 (H.R. 1301); National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (H.R. 2810, S. 1519); Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (H.R. 1892); Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 (H.R. 1625); Electric Vehicles infrastructure; EV deployment/infrastructure.

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Non-Tariff Trade Barriers, APEC; Border Trade Issues; Global Market Access Issues; KORUS Revision; NAFTA Renegotiation; New energy vehicle, and tariff issues relating to the Peoples Republic of China; Awareness of seized assets in South America; Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2017 (H.R. 4311, S.2098); A bill to amend the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to require Congressional approval before the President adjusts imports that are determined to threaten to impair national security (S. 3013).

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General discussion of transportation and infrastructure funding, electric vehicles and impact of proposed fuel standards. Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act (S. 517); Fuel Economy Harmonization Act (H.R. 4011, S.1273).

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Patent Reform; PARTS Act (H.R. 1879, S.812); Defend Trade Secrets Act; STRONGER Patents Act of 2017 (S. 1390).

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Auto industry issues (including sharing information about GM facilities, products, community programs and progress on GM and responding to congressional inquiries concerning GM). Specific issues include vehicle fuel economy, vehicle safety, fuels issues, autonomous vehicles, cybersecurity, connected vehicles and privacy. Black Box Privacy Protection Act (H.R. 736); SPY Car Act of 2017 (H.R. 701, S. 680). Fuel Economy Harmonization Act (H.R. 4011, S. 1273); BROWSER Act of 2017 (H.R. 2520); HOT CARS Act of 2017 (H.R. 2801, S.1666); AV START Act (S. 1885); SELF DRIVE Act (H.R. 3388); Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017 (S. 1691). Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (H.R. 1892); Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 (H.R. 1625). Electric Vehicles Infrastructure; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (S. 1519); John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 (H.R. 5515); Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 (H.R. 4877); Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2019 (H.R. 6157, S. 3159); Electric vehicles tax credit.

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Implementation of P.L. 111-203 Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform Consumer Protection Act as it relates to auto financing and hedging activities of end-users [including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Commodities Future Trading Commission (CFTC)]; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Streamlining annual privacy notification requirements (Privacy Notification Technical Clarification Act, H.R. 2396); Financial literacy; General issues affecting captive finance companies, including increasing brand awareness of GM's captive; Military Lending Act Interpretive Guidance; Privacy Notification Technical Clarification Act (S. 3164).

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Comprehensive Tax Reform; Consumer incentives for alternative technologies (30D), Foreign tax credits, R&D tax credits and issues related to corporate AMT. Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (H.R. 1892); Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 (H.R. 1625); Issues related to corporate and international tax reform including issues related to IRC sections 904(d), 951A, 250, 59A, 163(j), 954(c)(6), 174, 965, 168(k)(4), 53(c), and 30D.

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Increases to PBGC premiums and proposals regarding the treatment of ERISA plans under the swaps and derivatives provisions of P.L. 111-203, Dodd- Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Pension and Budget Integrity Act of 2017 (H.R. 761, S.270); Implementation of Pension funding related to Mortality tables.

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Lobbyists:

Guzzo, Joseph L
GODOWN, LEE R
Lightsey, Harry M III
Turton, Daniel A.
YORK, ANDREW
WILSON, CHERIE
LOPEZ, RICHARD FERNANDO
REECE, MARIA ELEANOR
SCHUEMANN, HOLLYN
CLEGG, CATHERINE
Seckman, Kathryn S.

Godoy, Guillermo Jose
Held the following Government positions
Special Assistant, Government Nat'l Mortgage Assoc (2005), Dept of Housing Urban Development
Legislative Officer, Cong Intergovernmental Relations (2006-07), Dept of Housing Urban Development Special Assistant, Government Nat'l Mortgage Assoc (2005), Dept of Housing Urban Development
Legislative Officer, Cong Intergovernmental Relations (2006-07), Dept of Housing Urban Development

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name:
Strauss Group Ltd.
Country :
ISRAEL
Contribution :
$0



Lobbying on the following issues:

LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE ENVIRONMENT/SUPERFUND CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS ENERGY/NUCLEAR TRANSPORTATION TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE DEFENSE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS/INVESTMENTS/SECURITIES CLEAN AIR AND WATER (QUALITY) BUDGET/APPROPRIATIONS HEALTH ISSUES RETIREMENT COMMUNICATIONS/BROADCASTING/RADIO/TV TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN)

Equality Act (HR 5 / S 788); Diversity and Inclusion issues generally.

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Ongoing engagement regarding the fuel economy rule and the mid-term review; Tailpipe emissions proposed Tier 3 rule; Sustainability; EV policy development; Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act; RFS Reform/future fuels; H.R. 431, H.R. 978 and S. 1022, CAFE issues generally.

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Distracted Driving; Department of Transportation Vehicle Safety Issues (Takata air bag recall; V2X); Park it Act (S. 543); HOT CARS Act (S. 1601/H.R. 3593).

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General discussion of transportation and infrastructure funding, electric vehicles and impact of proposed fuel standards; Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act; H.R. 431, H.R. 978 and S. 1022, CAFE issues generally; H.R. 2741, Infrastructure issues generally.

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Railroad Issues/Regulations; Infrastructure Proposals; Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's American Act.

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Comprehensive Tax Reform; Consumer incentives for alternative technologies (30D & 30C), Foreign tax credits, R&D tax credits and issues related to corporate AMT; Issues related to corporate and international tax reform including issues related to IRC sections 904(d), 951A, 250, 59A, 163(j), 954(c)(6), 174, 965, 168(k)(4), 53(c), and 30D; H.R. 2256, H.R. 1027 H.R. 2042, S. 343 and S. 1094, EV tax issues generally; H.R. 2170, R&D vehicle technology issues generally; H.R. 2741, Infrastructure issues generally; S. 617, tax extenders issues generally; Zero-Emission Act (S. 1487), issues generally.

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National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020; Department of Defense Appropriations Act 2020.

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Auto industry issues (including sharing information about GM facilities, products, community programs and progress on GM and responding to congressional inquiries concerning GM). Specific issues include vehicle fuel economy, vehicle safety, fuels issues, autonomous vehicles, cybersecurity, connected vehicles and privacy; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act; Internet of Things (IoT); Electric Vehicles Infrastructure; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; Electric vehicles tax credit; Park it Act (S. 543).

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Implementation of P.L. 111-203 Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform Consumer Protection Act as it relates to auto financing and hedging activities of end-users [including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Commodities Future Trading Commission (CFTC)]; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Financial literacy; General issues affecting captive finance companies, including increasing brand awareness of GM's captive; Military Lending Act Interpretive Guidance.

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Ongoing engagement regarding the fuel economy rule and the mid-term review; Fuel Economy Harmonization Act.

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General discussions of proposed budgets and possible impact of GM and Automotive industry; Transportation, Energy & Water. Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020; Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018; Consolidated Appropriations Ace, 2018; Electric Vehicles infrastructure; EV deployment/infrastructure.

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General issues regarding health care related to implementation of the Affordable Care Act; Excise tax on high-cost, employer sponsored health plan; Cadillac tax.

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Increases to PBGC premiums and proposals regarding the treatment of ERISA plans under the swaps and derivatives provisions of P.L. 111-203, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act; Implementation of Pension funding related to Mortality tables.

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Privacy & Data Breach Legislation; Driver Distraction; Spectrum Allocation, (FCC DSRC Docket No. 13-49); Cybersecurity; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Autonomous Vehicles; Artificial intelligence; Internet of Things (IoT).

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Non-Tariff Trade Barriers, APEC; Border Trade Issues; Global Market Access Issues; KORUS Revision; NAFTA Renegotiation; New energy vehicle, and tariff issues relating to the People's Republic of China; Awareness of Seized assets in South America; A bill to amend the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to require Congressional approval before the President adjusts imports that are determined to threaten to impair national security; 232 Steel & Aluminum; 232 Auto Tariffs; USMCA; 301 China Tariffs.

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Lobbyists:

Guzzo, Joseph L
YORK, ANDREW
WILSON, CHERIE
LOPEZ, RICHARD FERNANDO
REECE, MARIA ELEANOR
SCHUEMANN, HOLLYN
CLEGG, CATHERINE
Seckman, Kathryn S.
Godoy, Guillermo Jose

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name :
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology - Water Desalination and Reuse Center
Country :
SAUDI ARABIA
Contribution :
$14
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Foreign Entity Name :
Kompetenzzentrum Wasser Berlin
Country :
GERMANY
Contribution :
$0
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Lobbying on the following issues:

ENVIRONMENT/SUPERFUND RETIREMENT HEALTH ISSUES LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE BUDGET/APPROPRIATIONS COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY CLEAN AIR AND WATER (QUALITY) ENERGY/NUCLEAR TRANSPORTATION COMMUNICATIONS/BROADCASTING/RADIO/TV FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS/INVESTMENTS/SECURITIES TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN) CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS

H.R.4690, The 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, higher octane fuels; H.R.2256/S.1094, Driving America Forward Act, EV tax credit, EV infrastructure; H.R.431, CAFE Standards Repeal Act of 2019, fuel economy; H.R.978, Clean and Efficient Cars Act of 2019, CAFE; S.1022, Greener Air Standards Mean Our National Security, Environment and Youth Saved Act, CAFE; General sustainability and climate change related issues; harmonization; ongoing engagement on fuel economy regulation and EV deployment; Tailpipe emissions proposed Tier 3 rule; EV policy development; Consumer and Fuel Retailer Choice Act; fuel economy harmonization; and, RFS Reform/future fuels.

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Increases to PBGC premiums and proposals regarding the treatment of ERISA plans under the swaps and derivatives provisions of P.L. 111-203; Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

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S.684, Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019, excise tax on high-cost employer sponsored health plans and Cadillac tax; H.R.3, Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, cost of prescriptions; General issues regarding implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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Trade Adjustment Authority, reeducation issues, WARN notice issues.

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H.R.2256/S.1094, Driving America Forward Act, EV tax credit modernization; H.R.1027/S.343, Fairness For Every Driver Act, and H.R.2042, Electric CARS Act of 2019, EV tax; H.R.2170, Vehicle Innovation Act of 2019, R&D vehicle technology; H.R.2741, Zero-Emissions Vehicles Act of 2019, EV infrastructure; S.617, Tax Extenders and Disaster Relief Act of 2019, tax extenders; S.1487, Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act, tax issues; Comprehensive Tax Reform issues, including, consumer incentives for alternative technologies (30D & 30C), Foreign tax credits, R&D tax credits and issues related to corporate AMT; Corporate and international tax reform including issues related to IRC sections 904(d), 951A, 250, 59A, 163(j), 954(c)(6), 174, 965, 168(k)(4), 53(c), and 30D.

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H.R.1158, Consolidated Appropriations Act 2020, electric vehicle tax and R&D funding; H.R.1865, Further Consolidated Appropriations Act 2020, electric vehicle tax and R&D funding; Transportation and Energy & Water appropriations, agency funding; General discussions of proposed budgets and possible impact on GM and automotive industry; Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018; Consolidated Appropriations Act 2018, electric vehicles deployment/infrastructure.

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Protection of auto industry intellectual property.

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H.R. 4690, the 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, vehicle fuel economy, fuel economy harmonization, and higher octane fuel issues; H.R. 2256, Driving America Forward Act, electric vehicle tax; Automotive industry issues including vehicle safety, fuels issues, autonomous vehicles, cybersecurity, connected vehicles and privacy, Internet of Things (IoT), electric vehicles infrastructure, electric vehicles tax credit, and intellectual property.

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H.R.4690, 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, fuel economy and harmonization issues; Fuel economy rule and the mid-term review.

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H.R.4690, The 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, higher octane fuels; H.R.2256/S. 1094, Driving America Forward Act, EV tax credit and EV infrastructure; H.R.431, CAFE Standards Repeal Act of 2019, fuel economy; H.R. 978, Clean and Efficient Cars Act of 2019, CAFE; S. 1022, Greener Air Standards Mean Our National Security, Environment and Youth Saved Act, CAFE; H.R. 2741, Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act, infrastructure; Issues on transportation and infrastructure funding; electric vehicles and impact of proposed fuel standards; consumer and fuel retailer choice; and fuel economy harmonization.

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H.R.2741, Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's American Act, EV infrastructure.

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S.151, Pallone-Thune Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act, definition of called party and safe harbor for legitimate business calls; Modernization of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); Connected vehicle 5.9 GHz Spectrum Allocation (FCC DSRC Docket No. 13-49); privacy and data breach engagement; Other issues include Privacy & Data Breach, Driver Distraction, Spectrum Allocation, (FCC DSRC Docket No. 13-49), Cybersecurity, Autonomous Vehicles, Artificial intelligence, and Internet of Things (IoT).

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General issues related to captive finance companies; corporate governance issues; Military Lending Act interpretive guidance; financial literacy outreach; data breach and privacy related issues; Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) modernization.

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H.R.5430, United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Implementation Act, non-tariff trade barriers, border trade, global market access, and new energy vehicle components; 301 China Tariffs; Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation.

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H.R.3593/S.1601, HOT CARS Act of 2019, rear passenger detection and notification technology; H.R.3145/S.543, PARK IT Act, S.2947, SCOPE Act, carbon monoxide and rollaway protection technology; H.R.3011, End Drunk Driving Act of 2019, alcohol detection technology; H.R.514, Abbas Stop Drunk Driving Act of 2019, alcohol detection technology; H.R.4354, Honoring Abbas Family Legacy to Terminate (HALT) Drunk Driving Act, alcohol detection technology; S.2604, Reduce Impaired Driving For Everyone Act of 2019, alcohol detection technology, pilot programs, research and development funding; S.2606, Safety, Accountability, and Federal Enforcement of Limos Act of 2019, limousine safety; H.R.4709/S.2605, Take Unsafe Limos Off the Road Act, limousine safety; H.R.4708, SAFE Limos Act, limousine safety; H.R.4697/S.2611, End the Limo Loophole Act, limousine safety; H.R.4871/S.2700, Protecting Roadside First Responders Act, pedestrian recognition technology; Other issues include: distracted driving and Department of Transportation Vehicle Safety Issues including Takata air bag recall and V2X.

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Lobbyists:

Guzzo, Joseph L
YORK, ANDREW
WILSON, CHERIE
LOPEZ, RICHARD FERNANDO
SCHUEMANN, HOLLYN

REICHERTS, ELIZABETH
Held the following Government positions
None None None None None None None None None None None None None None

Godoy, Guillermo Jose

Foreign Entities:

Foreign Entity Name :
PAG Asia Capital Lexmark Holding Limited
Country :
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Contribution :
$0
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Foreign Entity Name :
Shanghai Shuoda Investment Centre
Country :
CHINA
Contribution :
$0
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Foreign Entity Name :
Ninestar Corporation
Country :
CHINA
Contribution :
$0
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Money Spent:

Amount Client Government Entities

$3,840,000

Apr 19, 2019

FIRST QUARTER REPORT

General Motors Company

Energy, Dept of
Transportation, Dept of (DOT)
U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)
Commerce, Dept of (DOC)
Office of the Vice President of the United States
Executive Office of the President (EOP)
SENATE
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
State, Dept of (DOS)
Defense, Dept of (DOD)
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Natl Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
White House Office
Treasury, Dept of
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Natl Economic Council (NEC)

$3,240,000

Apr 20, 2020

FIRST QUARTER REPORT

General Motors Company

Energy, Dept of
Transportation, Dept of (DOT)
U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)
Commerce, Dept of (DOC)
Office of the Vice President of the United States
Executive Office of the President (EOP)
SENATE
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
State, Dept of (DOS)
Defense, Dept of (DOD)
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Natl Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
White House Office
Treasury, Dept of
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Natl Economic Council (NEC)

$1,690,000

Oct 21, 2019

THIRD QUARTER REPORT

General Motors Company

Energy, Dept of
Transportation, Dept of (DOT)
U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)
Commerce, Dept of (DOC)
Office of the Vice President of the United States
Executive Office of the President (EOP)
SENATE
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
State, Dept of (DOS)
Defense, Dept of (DOD)
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Natl Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
White House Office
Treasury, Dept of
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Natl Economic Council (NEC)

$1,630,000

Jan 22, 2019

FOURTH QUARTER REPORT

General Motors Company

Energy, Dept of
Transportation, Dept of (DOT)
U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)
Commerce, Dept of (DOC)
Office of the Vice President of the United States
Executive Office of the President (EOP)
SENATE
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
State, Dept of (DOS)
Defense, Dept of (DOD)
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Natl Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
White House Office
Treasury, Dept of
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Natl Economic Council (NEC)

$1,470,000

Jul 18, 2019

SECOND QUARTER REPORT

General Motors Company

Energy, Dept of
Transportation, Dept of (DOT)
U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)
Commerce, Dept of (DOC)
Office of the Vice President of the United States
Executive Office of the President (EOP)
SENATE
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
State, Dept of (DOS)
Defense, Dept of (DOD)
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Natl Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
White House Office
Treasury, Dept of
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Natl Economic Council (NEC)

$1,380,000

Jan 21, 2020

FOURTH QUARTER REPORT

General Motors Company

Energy, Dept of
Transportation, Dept of (DOT)
U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)
Commerce, Dept of (DOC)
Office of the Vice President of the United States
Executive Office of the President (EOP)
SENATE
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
State, Dept of (DOS)
Defense, Dept of (DOD)
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Natl Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
White House Office
Treasury, Dept of
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Natl Economic Council (NEC)