American Express Company

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Charge card and credit card service.

Lobbying Interests:
All matters possibly related to the regulation of charge cards, credit cards or bank cards.

CEO Name:
Les Goldberg
Manager, Government Affairs

Contact
DT
Diane Tilghman
801 Pennysylvania Avenue, NW. Ste. 650
Washington, DC 20004
(202) 434-0154
(202) 624-0775
diane.b.tilghman@aexp.com

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Joe K Leibham Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 12/6/2016 Withdrawn On N/A
Jason Childress Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 12/6/2016 Withdrawn On N/A
Wendy Coomer Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 12/6/2016 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

Matters related to the regulation and taxation of credit card fees.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Matters related to the regulation and taxation of credit card fees.

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/26/2017
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Matters related to limits placed on credit card fees.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Matters related to limits placed on credit card fees.

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/4/2017
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Matters related to wage garnishments and debt collection.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Matters related to wage garnishments and debt collection.

Action Intended To Affect
Both Legislative matter and rule

Notification Date
1/4/2017
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Total Lobbying Effort

  2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2017
January - June
$25,500.00
2017
July - December
$25,500.00
2018
January - June
$25,500.00
2018
July - December
$23,742.83
Total $100,242.83
Total Hours Communicating 2017
January - June
8.90
2017
July - December
0.00
2018
January - June
0.50
2018
July - December
1.80
Total 11.20
Total Hours Other 2017
January - June
1.80
2017
July - December
0.70
2018
January - June
5.90
2018
July - December
3.80
Total 12.20

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

No legislative bills/resolutions found.

Budget Bill Subjects

No budget bill subjects found.

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

No administrative rulemaking proceedings found.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total
2017
January - June
45 %
2017
July - December
45 %
2018
January - June
45 %
2018
July - December
45 %
Total 45 %
2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total
2017
January - June
45 %
2017
July - December
45 %
2018
January - June
45 %
2018
July - December
45 %
Total 45 %

Minor Efforts

(Time spent on matters each of which accounted for less than 10% of the organization's lobbying.)

Minor Efforts
2017
January - June
2017
July - December
2018
January - June
2018
July - December
Total
2017
January - June
10 %
2017
July - December
10 %
2018
January - June
10 %
2018
July - December
10 %
Total 10 %

Other Matters

No other matters found.

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures