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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

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Twin Transit Vehicle Replacement, WA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$579,500 Sen. Maria Cantwell (-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2009 Columbia River Hsh Mitigation, WA & OR
(Energy and Water)
$34,451,000 President *
Rep. Earl Blumenauer (-OR)
Rep. Peter DeFazio (-OR)
Rep. Norm Dicks (-WA)
...more
Washington
View earmark details 2009 Columbia River Crossing
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,330,000 Sen. Maria Cantwell (-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2009 Town of Cathlamet wastewater treatment improvements
(Interior)
$500,000 Sen. Patty Murray (-WA) Washington
View earmark details 2009 U.S. Agricultural Research Service Laboratory, Pullman, WA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$2,192,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (-WA)
Rep. Doc Hastings (-WA)
Rep. Rick Larsen (-WA)
...more
Pullman, Washington Agricultural Research Service
View earmark details 2009 Columbia River Between Chinook and Sand Island
(Energy and Water)
$483,000 Sen. Maria Cantwell (-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2009 Columbia River at the Mouth
(Energy and Water)
$14,223,000 Rep. David Wu (-OR)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Sen. Gordon Smith (-OR)
...more
Washington
View earmark details 2009 Shoalwater Bay Shoreline, WA
(Energy and Water)
$100,000 Sen. Patty Murray (-WA) Washington
View earmark details 2009 Columbia River at Baker Bay
(Energy and Water)
$483,000 Sen. Maria Cantwell (-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2009 Columbia & Lower Willamette River Below Vancouver & Portland
(Energy and Water)
$19,662,000 Rep. David Wu (-OR)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Sen. Gordon Smith (-OR)
...more
Vancouver, Washington
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