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Come fly with me: Lawmakers took 21 privately funded trips this Congress

by Cronkite News on 07/16/2014

Congressman praises House Ethics Committee

by Mason City Globe Gazette on 07/09/2014

Loebsack praises House Ethics reversal on privately funded travel

by Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier on 07/06/2014

Interest groups let Congress travel free

by Milwaukee - Wisconsin Journal Sentinel on 07/05/2014

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View earmark details Sen. Daniel Akaka (-Hawaii) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: Daniel Kahikina Akaka

 
AllSoloWith Other Members
* Numbers other than "All Sponsored Earmarks" do not include earmarks requested by the president to better reflect political power. This follows the methodology used by Taxpayers for Common Sense.
Fiscal Year(s) 2008-2010 Number Cost
Solo Earmarks                     23 $38,009,920
With Other Members          193 $497,836,742
All Congressional                216 $535,846,662
All Sponsored Earmarks      232* $1,052,472,662*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Flash Hyper-Dimensional Imaging System for Space Situational Awareness and Ballistic Missile Defense
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Sen. Mazie Hirono (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Kihei, Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 Exchanges with Historic Whaling and Trading Partners Program for activities authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$8,754,000 Sen. Mazie Hirono (-HI)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
...more
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Electrical Distribution Upgrade at Hickam
(Defense)
$8,500,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI) Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 Education for Native Hawaiians for activities authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$33,315,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Sen. Mazie Hirono (-HI)
Rep. Mike Honda (-CA)
...more
Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 Detection, Tracking, and Identification for ISRTE of Mobile and Asymmetric Targets
(Defense)
$1,600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Hawaii-New Mexico Sustainable Energy Security Partnership
(Energy and Water)
$3,116,202 Sen. Mazie Hirono (-HI)
Sen. Pete Domenici (-NM)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
...more
Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 Community Links Hawaii for planning and development of Oahu Technology and Innovation Park
(Financial Services)
$237,500 Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI) Hawaii Community Links Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 Community Health Centers in Hawaii for Childhood Rural Asthma Project, for childhood rural asthma project
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$167,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI) Honolulu, Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 Center for Civic Education for two programs - We the People and Cooperative Education Exchange - that are authorized in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act as part of the Civic Education program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$25,095,000 alert Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Mike Arcuri (-NY)
Rep. Xavier Becerra (-CA)
...more
California Center for Civic Education
View earmark details 2009 Autonomous Unmanned Surface Vessel
(Defense)
$1,200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
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