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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Rep. Brian Baird (-Washington, 3rd) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: Brian Norton Baird

 
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                     10 $5,040,000
With Other Members          84 $144,185,700
All Congressional                94 $149,225,700
All Sponsored Earmarks      111* $283,760,700*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 John Day Lock & Dam, WA & OR
(Energy and Water)
$6,543,000 Sen. Patty Murray (-WA) Washington
View earmark details 2010 Special Operations Forces Modular Glove System
(Defense)
$4,780,000 Rep. Mike Castle (-DE)
Rep. Frank Kratovil (-MD)
Rep. Jim McDermott (-WA)
...more
Massachusetts; Maryland; Washington Outdoor Research; W.L. Gore and Associates Inc.; Duro Textiles LLC
View earmark details 2008 Limb Tissue Regeneration after Battlefield Injuries using Bone Marrow Stem Cells
(Defense)
$4,000,000 Rep. Earl Blumenauer (-OR)
Rep. Darlene Hooley (-OR)
Rep. David Wu (-OR)
...more
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Puget Sound Ecosystem Research Initiative at the University of Washington
(Interior)
$4,000,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (-WA)
Rep. Jim McDermott (-WA)
Rep. Adam Smith (-WA)
...more
Seattle, Washington University of Washington (Seattle)
View earmark details 2009 Low-Signature Modular Weapon Platform
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Earl Blumenauer (-OR)
Rep. Peter DeFazio (-OR)
Rep. Darlene Hooley (-OR)
...more
Clackamas, Oregon
View earmark details 2009 Limb Tissue Regeneration after Battlefield Injuries using Bone Marrow Stem Cells
(Defense)
$3,000,000 Rep. Earl Blumenauer (-OR)
Rep. Darlene Hooley (-OR)
Rep. Adam Smith (-WA)
...more
Portland, Oregon
View earmark details 2008 Puget Sound and Adjacent Waters Restoration
(Energy and Water)
$2,952,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (-WA)
Rep. Jay Inslee (-WA)
Rep. Rick Larsen (-WA)
...more
Washington Puget Sound Partnership
View earmark details 2010 Shoalwater Bay, WA
(Energy and Water)
$2,906,000 Sen. Patty Murray (-WA) Shoalwater Bay, Washington
View earmark details 2009 Mt. St. Helens Sediment Control, WA
(Energy and Water)
$2,670,000 President *
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2009 Systems Biology Biomarkers Toxicology Initiative
(Defense)
$2,640,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (-WA)
Rep. Jim McDermott (-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
...more
Seattle, Washington
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