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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 Description (Bill)

(asc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Mokuhinia/Mokuula Restoration, HI
(Energy and Water)
$0 Sen. Mazie Hirono (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Hawaii
View earmark details 2008 Molokai Agriculture Development and Resource Conservation
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$71,000 Sen. Mazie Hirono (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Hawaii Tri-Isle RC&D Council
View earmark details 2009 Molokai Agriculture Development and Resource Conservation, Hawaii
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$67,000 Sen. Mazie Hirono (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Hawaii
View earmark details 2010 Molokai Ohana Health Center, Kaunakakai, HI, for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$750,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI) Kaunakakai, Hawaii Molokai Ohana Health Care Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Multiple Target Tracking Optical Sensor Array Technology
(Defense)
$5,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Multiple-Target-Tracking Optical Sensor-Array Technology (MOST)
(Defense)
$4,000,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI) Hawaii Oceanit Laboratories Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Multi-Target Tracking Optical Sensor-Array Tracking
(Defense)
$3,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 National Council on Economic Education for the Cooperative Education Exchange program, which is authorized in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act as part of the Civic Education Program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$5,019,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Mike Arcuri (-NY)
Rep. Xavier Becerra (-CA)
...more
New York, New York Council for Economic Education
View earmark details 2010 National Council on Economic Education for the Cooperative Education Exchange program, which is authorized in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act as part of the Civic Education Program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$5,019,000 alert Sen. Paul G. Kirk (-MA)
Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Joe Baca (-CA)
...more
Various Locations
View earmark details 2010 National History Day for activities authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 alert Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (-GU)
Rep. Jim Gerlach (-PA)
...more
Various Locations
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