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View earmark details Rep. Rob Bishop (-Utah, 1st) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Robert William Bishop

 
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                     9 $13,569,000
With Other Members          95 $193,136,475
All Congressional                104 $206,705,475
All Sponsored Earmarks      108* $448,005,475*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Cache Valley Transit District Hybrid Bus Fleet Expansion, UT
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah
View earmark details 2010 Digital Technology for Drug Enforcement/Gang-Related Strategic Initiative
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$425,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Clearfield City, Utah City of Clearfield, Utah
View earmark details 2009 World Trade Center Utah
(Financial Services)
$385,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT) Utah World Trade Center Utah
View earmark details 2009 Clearfield City, for the purchase of blighted lands for use in the development of a private/public project known as West Phase 1, which will include a mixed-used lifestyle center in downtown Clearfield City, Utah
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$380,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Clearfield City, Utah City of Clearfield, Utah
View earmark details 2010 Ogden Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Initiative
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$375,000 Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT) Ogden, Utah Ogden (Utah) School District
View earmark details 2010 South Davis Street Car, Salt Lake City, UT
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$360,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Salt Lake City, Utah
View earmark details 2008 Weber County, UT
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$352,500 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Weber, Utah Weber County, Utah
View earmark details 2010 Utah Valley University, Orem, UT, for health professions development and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$350,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Orem, Utah Utah Valley University
View earmark details 2009 Crossroads of the West Historic District
(Interior)
$300,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT) Utah
View earmark details 2009 Kaysville City, Utah Law Enforcement Technology, Communications and Operations
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$300,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Kaysville City, Utah, Utah Kaysville City, Utah
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