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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Rep. Brian Baird (D-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 2008 Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Bridal Veil
(Interior)
$984,000 Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR)
Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
...more
Washington
View earmark details 2010 Pioneer Street Rail Overpass Safety Improvement Project, WA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$974,000 Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) Washington
View earmark details 2010 Washington State University, Spokane, WA, for facilities and equipment for the College of Nursing
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$900,000 Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA)
Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
...more
Spokane, Washington Washington State University
View earmark details 2008 Fort Vancouver National Historic Site
(Interior)
$837,000 Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2009 Special Operations Forces Modular Glove System
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (D-WA)
Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA)
Seattle, Washington
View earmark details 2010 Columbia River Between Chinook and Sand Island, WA
(Energy and Water)
$771,000 President *
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
Columbia River, Washington
View earmark details 2008 I-5/I-205 Salmon Creek Interchange Project
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$686,000 Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2010 Columbia River at Baker Bay, WA & OR
(Energy and Water)
$674,000 President *
Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
Washington
View earmark details 2010 Centralia, Chehalis River, Lewis County, WA
(Energy and Water)
$672,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
Lewis County, Washington
View earmark details 2010 Chehalis River Basin, WA
(Energy and Water)
$672,000 Rep. Norm Dicks (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
Chehalis River Basin, Washington
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