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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

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Shoalwater Bay Shoreline, WA
(Energy and Water)
$100,000 Sen. Patty Murray (-WA) Washington
View earmark details 2009 Small Fruit Research, ID, OR, WA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$307,000 Rep. Peter DeFazio (-OR)
Rep. Norm Dicks (-WA)
Rep. Doc Hastings (-WA)
...more
Oregon; Washington
View earmark details 2009 Special Operations Forces Modular Glove System
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (-WA)
Rep. Jim McDermott (-WA)
Seattle, 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
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 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 Washington State University, Spokane, WA for facilities and equipment for the College of Nursing
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$1,047,000 Sen. Patty Murray (-WA) Spokane, Washington Washington State University Spokane
View earmark details 2008 Aquaculture
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$563,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (-WA)
Rep. Rick Larsen (-WA)
Sen. Maria Cantwell (-WA)
...more
Washington
View earmark details 2008 West Vancouver Freight access Project
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,372,000 Sen. Maria Cantwell (-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2008 Washington Technology Center for construction, renovation, and build out of a technology center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$147,000 Sen. Maria Cantwell (-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (-WA)
Seattle, Washington Washington Technology Center
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