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}}{{tnr}}{{Super PACs}}'''Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee''' is a [[Super PAC]] funded by the Cooperative of American Physicians, which is a physician group focused on managing "ever-increasing medical malpractice costs."<ref>[http://www.capphysicians.com/about_us ''Cooperative of American Physicians'' "About Us," Accessed July 11, 2012]</ref> It is an Independent Expenditure-Only committee.<ref>[http://fec-committee-contributions.theblaze.com/l/11333/Cooperative-of-American-Physicians-Ie-Committee ''FEC'' "Cooperative of American Physicians Ie Committee" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}{{Super PACs}}'''Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee''' is a [[Super PAC]] funded by the Cooperative of American Physicians, which is a physician group focused on managing "ever-increasing medical malpractice costs."<ref>[http://www.capphysicians.com/about_us ''Cooperative of American Physicians'' "About Us," accessed July 11, 2012]</ref> It is an Independent Expenditure-Only committee.<ref>[http://fec-committee-contributions.theblaze.com/l/11333/Cooperative-of-American-Physicians-Ie-Committee ''FEC'' "Cooperative of American Physicians Ie Committee" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref>
  
 
==2014 elections==
 
==2014 elections==
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==2012 elections==
 
==2012 elections==
According to the ''Sunlight Foundation'', the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee spent $1,481,492.81 on the [[United States House of Representatives elections, 2012|2012 elections]].<ref>[http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/outside-spending-2012/committee/cooperative-of-american-physicians-ie-committee/C00492116/ ''Sunlight Foundation'' "COOPERATIVE OF AMERICAN PHYSICIANS IE COMMITTEE, 2012 CYCLE" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref> Of those funds, 28.0 percent achieved the desired result.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/detail.php?cmte=Cooperative+of+American+Physicians ''Open Secrets'' "Cooperative of American Physicians" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref> During the 2012 cycle it produced ads backing six [[Republican]] and two [[Democratic]] [[U.S. House|House]] candidates in [[California]].<ref name="donorprofile">[http://www.publicintegrity.org/2012/04/26/8727/donor-profile-cooperative-american-physicians ''Public Integrity'' "Donor profile: Cooperative of American Physicians" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref> The group also targeted six high-profile [[Democratic]] [[U.S. Senate|Senate]] candidates with negative ads.<ref name="donorprofile"/>
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According to the ''Sunlight Foundation'', the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee spent $1,481,492.81 on the [[United States House of Representatives elections, 2012|2012 elections]].<ref>[http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/outside-spending-2012/committee/cooperative-of-american-physicians-ie-committee/C00492116/ ''Sunlight Foundation'' "COOPERATIVE OF AMERICAN PHYSICIANS IE COMMITTEE, 2012 CYCLE" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref> Of those funds, 28.0 percent achieved the desired result.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/detail.php?cmte=Cooperative+of+American+Physicians ''Open Secrets'', "Cooperative of American Physicians" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref> During the 2012 cycle it produced ads backing six [[Republican]] and two [[Democratic]] [[U.S. House|House]] candidates in [[California]].<ref name="donorprofile">[http://www.publicintegrity.org/2012/04/26/8727/donor-profile-cooperative-american-physicians ''Public Integrity'', "Donor profile: Cooperative of American Physicians" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref> The group also targeted six high-profile [[Democratic]] [[U.S. Senate|Senate]] candidates with negative ads.<ref name="donorprofile"/>
  
 
[[File:Cooperative of American Physicians Ie Committee 2012.PNG|center|375px|thumb|The success rate of Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee's 2012 spending.]]
 
[[File:Cooperative of American Physicians Ie Committee 2012.PNG|center|375px|thumb|The success rate of Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee's 2012 spending.]]
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===Endorsed candidates===
 
===Endorsed candidates===
 
Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee endorsed the following candidates for the 2012 election<ref name="candidates">[http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/outside-spending-2012/committee/cooperative-of-american-physicians-ie-committee/C00492116/#spending ''Sunlight Foundation'' "Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref>:
 
Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee endorsed the following candidates for the 2012 election<ref name="candidates">[http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/outside-spending-2012/committee/cooperative-of-american-physicians-ie-committee/C00492116/#spending ''Sunlight Foundation'' "Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee" Accessed July 8, 2013]</ref>:
* [[Mary Bono Mack]] ([[California's 45th congressional district|CA-45]])
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* [[Mary Bono Mack]] ([[California's 45th Congressional District|CA-45]])
* [[Abel Maldonado]] ([[California's 24th congressional district|CA-24]])
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* [[Abel Maldonado]] ([[California's 24th Congressional District|CA-24]])
* [[Brian Bilbray]] ([[California's 50th congressional district|CA-50]])
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* [[Brian Bilbray]] ([[California's 50th Congressional District|CA-50]])
* [[Tony Strickland]] ([[California's 26th congressional district|CA-26]])
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* [[Tony Strickland]] ([[California's 26th Congressional District|CA-26]])
* [[Paul Cook]] ([[California's 8th congressional district|CA-08]])
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* [[Paul Cook]] ([[California's 8th Congressional District|CA-08]])
* [[Jeff Denham]] ([[California's 10th congressional district|CA-10]])
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* [[Jeff Denham]] ([[California's 10th Congressional District|CA-10]])
* [[Janice Hahn]] ([[California's 44th congressional district|CA-44]])
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* [[Janice Hahn]] ([[California's 44th Congressional District|CA-44]])
* [[Jim Costa]] ([[California's 16th congressional district|CA-16]])
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* [[Jim Costa]] ([[California's 16th Congressional District|CA-16]])
  
 
===Targeted candidates===
 
===Targeted candidates===
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*[[Joe Donnelly]] ([[U.S. Senate|Sen-IN]])
 
*[[Joe Donnelly]] ([[U.S. Senate|Sen-IN]])
 
*[[Tammy Baldwin]] ([[U.S. Senate|Sen-WI]])
 
*[[Tammy Baldwin]] ([[U.S. Senate|Sen-WI]])
*[[Shelley Berkley]] ([[Nevada's 1st congressional district|NV-01]])
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*[[Shelley Berkley]] ([[Nevada's 1st Congressional District|NV-01]])
 
*[[Jon Tester]] ([[U.S. Senate|Sen-MT]])
 
*[[Jon Tester]] ([[U.S. Senate|Sen-MT]])
 
*[[Bob Kerrey]] ([[U.S. Senate|Sen-NE]])
 
*[[Bob Kerrey]] ([[U.S. Senate|Sen-NE]])
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====2012 election cycle====
 
====2012 election cycle====
 
As of April 11, 2013, the grand total the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee had spent in the 2012 election was cycle was $1,481,477: $146,177 for Democrats, $888,205 against Democrats, $447,095 for Republicans, and $0 against Republicans.
 
As of April 11, 2013, the grand total the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee had spent in the 2012 election was cycle was $1,481,477: $146,177 for Democrats, $888,205 against Democrats, $447,095 for Republicans, and $0 against Republicans.
<ref name="os">[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/recips.php?cmte=Cooperative+of+American+Physicians&cycle=2012 ''Open Secrets'' "Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee Recipients, 2012," Accessed July 9, 2013]</ref>
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<ref name="os">[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/recips.php?cmte=Cooperative+of+American+Physicians&cycle=2012 ''Open Secrets'', "Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee Recipients, 2012," accessed July 9, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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==Donors==
 
==Donors==
All of the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committees major donations come from the Cooperative of American Physicians. According to Open Secrets, "This group makes independent expenditures from their hard money funds. They do not collect 'outside spending' specific donations."<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/indus.php?cmte=C00492116&cycle=2012 ''Open Secrets'' "Contributions to Cooperative of American Physicians Industry Breakdown, 2012," July 9, 2012]</ref>
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All of the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committees major donations come from the Cooperative of American Physicians. According to Open Secrets, "This group makes independent expenditures from their hard money funds. They do not collect 'outside spending' specific donations."<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/indus.php?cmte=C00492116&cycle=2012 ''Open Secrets'', "Contributions to Cooperative of American Physicians Industry Breakdown, 2012," July 9, 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Cooperative + of + American + Physicians + IE + Committee'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Cooperative + of + American + Physicians + IE + Committee'''"
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this organization due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this organization due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==Contact info==
 
==Contact info==
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333 S Hope St 8th Floor<br>
 
333 S Hope St 8th Floor<br>
 
Los Angeles, California 90071<ref name="fec"/><br>
 
Los Angeles, California 90071<ref name="fec"/><br>
 
==External links==
 
*[http://www.capphysicians.com Cooperative of American Physicians website]
 
* [http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/outside-spending/super-pacs/ Super PACs Independent Expenditures Page at Sunlight Foundation]
 
* [http://www.fec.gov/press/press2011/ieoc_alpha.shtml Federal Election Commission list of Independent Expenditure-Only Committees]
 
* [http://www.opensecrets.org/pacs/superpacs.php OpenSecrets data on super PACs]
 
* [http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/01/31/us/politics/super-pac-donors.html New York Times: "Who's Financing the [[Super PAC]]s?"]
 
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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* [[Political action committee]]
 
* [[Political action committee]]
 
* [[Federal Election Commission]]
 
* [[Federal Election Commission]]
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==External links==
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*[http://www.capphysicians.com Cooperative of American Physicians website]
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*[http://www.publicintegrity.org/2012/04/26/8727/donor-profile-cooperative-american-physicians Profile at the Center for Public Integrity (2012)]
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*[https://projects.propublica.org/free-the-files/2012/04/26/8727/donor-profile-cooperative-american-physicians Free the Files profile at ProPublica]
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*[http://projects.wsj.com/super-pacs/#/2012/committees/C00492116 Spending profile at ''The Wall Street Journal'' (2012)]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

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Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee
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Chairman:Kirk Alan Pessner, Treasurer
Affiliated with:Cooperative of American Physicians
Website:http://www.capphysicians.com/

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Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee is a Super PAC funded by the Cooperative of American Physicians, which is a physician group focused on managing "ever-increasing medical malpractice costs."[1] It is an Independent Expenditure-Only committee.[2]

2014 elections

According to the Sunlight Foundation, the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee had $518,786.55 cash-on-hand as of May 31, 2013.[3] No candidates have been supported by independent expenditures yet during this cycle, as of July 8, 2013.[3]

2012 elections

According to the Sunlight Foundation, the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee spent $1,481,492.81 on the 2012 elections.[4] Of those funds, 28.0 percent achieved the desired result.[5] During the 2012 cycle it produced ads backing six Republican and two Democratic House candidates in California.[6] The group also targeted six high-profile Democratic Senate candidates with negative ads.[6]

The success rate of Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee's 2012 spending.

Endorsed candidates

Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee endorsed the following candidates for the 2012 election[7]:

Targeted candidates

Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee targeted the following candidates for the 2012 election:[7]

Expenditures

2012 election cycle

As of April 11, 2013, the grand total the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee had spent in the 2012 election was cycle was $1,481,477: $146,177 for Democrats, $888,205 against Democrats, $447,095 for Republicans, and $0 against Republicans. [8]

Top 10 largest Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee expenditures in 2012[8]
Candidate Party State Office Total For Against Desired Result
Joe Donnelly Democratic Party IN Senate $252,614 $0 $252,614
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Tammy Baldwin Democratic Party WI Senate $187,610 $0 $187,610
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Shelley Berkley Democratic Party NV Senate $169,168 $0 $169,168
Yes.png
Jon Tester Democratic Party MT Senate $136,822 $0 $136,822
No.png
Brian Bilbray Republican Party CA House $105,981 $105,981 $0
No.png
Janice Hahn Democratic Party CA House $102,184 $102,184 $0
Yes.png
Tony Strickland Republican Party CA House $97,988 $97,988 $0
No.png
Mary Bono Mack Republican Party CA House $71,684 $71,684 $0
No.png
Bob Kerrey Democratic Party NE Senate $71,516 $0 $71,516
Yes.png
Heidi Heitkamp Democratic Party ND Senate $70,475 $0 $70,475
No.png
Abel Maldonado Republican Party CA House $69,970 $69,970 $0
No.png
Paul Cook Republican Party CA House $51,473 $51,473 $0
Yes.png
Jeff Denham Republican Party Ca House $49,999 $49,999 $0
Yes.png
Jim Costa Democratic Party CA House $43,993 $43,993 $0
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Donors

All of the Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committees major donations come from the Cooperative of American Physicians. According to Open Secrets, "This group makes independent expenditures from their hard money funds. They do not collect 'outside spending' specific donations."[9]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Cooperative + of + American + Physicians + IE + Committee"

All stories may not be relevant to this organization due to the nature of the search engine.

Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee News Feed

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Contact info

Cooperative of American Physicians IE Committee
333 S Hope St 8th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90071[10]

See also

External links


References