Clerk of the House of Representatives
Legislative Resource Center
B-106 Cannon Building
Washington, DC 20515
http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov
Secretary of the Senate
Office of Public Records
232 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
http://www.senate.gov/lobby

LOBBYING REGISTRATION

Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 4)

Check One: New Registrant New Client for Existing Registrant Amendment

1. Effective Date of Registration
4/9/2018
2. House Identification
 43959
Senate Identification
 401104620

REGISTRANT Organization/Lobbying Firm Self Employed Individual

3. Registrant Organization
UNITED SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS
Address
2111 Wilson Blvd.
Address2
 Suite 1200
City
Arlington
State
VA
Zip
22201
Country
USA
4. Principal place of business (if different than line 3)
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 
5. Contact name and telephone number International Number
Contact
 Ms. Virginia H. Johnson
Telephone
 7039086483
E-mail
 vjohnson@uso.org
6. General description of registrant’s business or activities
 Nonprofit supporting US military service members and their families

CLIENT A Lobbying Firm is required to file a separate registration for each client. Organizations employing in-house lobbyists should check the box labeled “Self” and proceed to line 10. Self

7. Client name
 UNITED SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS
Address
 
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 USA
8. Principal place of business (if different than line 7)
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 
9. General description of client’s business or activities
 

LOBBYISTS

10. Name of each individual who has acted or is expected to act as a lobbyist for the client identified on line 7. If any person listed in this section has served as a “covered executive branch official” or “covered legislative branch official” within twenty years of first acting as a lobbyist for the client, state the executive and/or legislative position(s) in which the person served.

Name   Covered Official Position (if applicable)
First
Last
Suffix
 Virginia H.  Johnson    U.S. House of Representatives: Counsel and Counsel to the Chairman, Committee on Standards of Official Conduct; Counsel, Committee on Natural Resources; Counsel, Committee on Armed Services; Chief of Staff, Rep. Dan Benishek.
 Virginia H.  Johnson    U.S. Department of Defense: Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for House Legislative Affairs, Office of the Secretary of Defense. U.S. Department of the Interior: Acting Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks.

LOBBYING ISSUES

11. General lobbying issue areas (Select all applicable codes).

 DEF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12. Specific lobbying issues (current and anticipated)

Defense appropriations and issues related to MOU's with the Department of Defense and other federal agencies.


AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

13. Is there an entity other than the client that contributes more than $5,000 to the lobbying activities of the registrant in a quarterly period and either actively participates in and/or in whole or in major part supervises, plans, or controls the registrant’s lobbying activities?

No --> Go to line 14. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then proceed to line 14.

Internet Address:
 
Name Address Principal Place of Business
Street
City State/Province Zip Code Country

FOREIGN ENTITIES

14. Is there any foreign entity

a) holds at least 20% equitable ownership in the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

b) directly or indirectly, in whole or in major part, plans, supervises, controls, directs, finances or subsidizes activities of the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

c) is an affiliate of the client or any organization identified on line 13 and has a direct interest in the outcome of the lobbying activity?

No --> Sign and date the registration. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then sign the registration.

Address Ownership
Name Street Principal place of business Amount of contribution
City State/Province Country
(city and state or country) for lobbying activities

Signature
Digitally Signed By: Virginia H. Johnson
Date
4/16/2018 2:33:57 PM