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Where are this year's earmarks
Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Rep. Melissa Bean (-Illinois, 8th) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated
Alternate Names: Melissa Luburic, Melissa Luburic Bean

 
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                     31 $14,687,914
With Other Members          24 $27,654,700
All Congressional                55 $42,342,614
All Sponsored Earmarks      57* $90,427,614*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Children's Memorial Hospital for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$502,000 Rep. Rahm Emanuel (-IL)
Rep. Jesse Jackson (-IL)
Sen. Mark Kirk (-IL)
...more
Chicago, Illinois Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
View earmark details 2009 McHenry County - Public Safety Dispatch
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Woodstock, Illinois McHenry County, Ill.
View earmark details 2010 Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (-IL)
Rep. Jesse Jackson (-IL)
Rep. Mike Quigley (-IL)
...more
Chicago, Illinois Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
View earmark details 2010 The Village of Johnsburg for waste-water treatment infrastructure
(Interior)
$500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Johnsburg, Illinois Village of Johnsburg, Ill.
View earmark details 2008 Police Department Interoperable Communications Network
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$493,500 No additional sponsors indicated Barrington-Inverness, Illinois
View earmark details 2008 The Village of Johnsburg for Wastewater Conveyance and Treatment Works
(Interior)
$492,000 No additional sponsors indicated Johnsburg, Illinois Village of Johnsburg, Ill.
View earmark details 2009 Miller Road Widening, McHenry, IL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated McHenry, Illinois
View earmark details 2009 Meacham Road Toll-way Access Ramps, Schaumburg, IL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Schaumburg, Illinois
View earmark details 2008 McHenry County Sheriffs Department, for radio equipment acquisition
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$446,500 Sen. Barack Obama (-IL) McHenry, Illinois
View earmark details 2008 McHenry County Community College, for employer-identified occupational training
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$383,000 No additional sponsors indicated Woodstock, Illinois McHenry County (Ill.) College
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