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View earmark details Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Georgia, 2nd) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Sanford Dixon Bishop Jr.

 
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                     118 $75,782,144
With Other Members          94 $123,348,750
All Congressional                212 $199,130,894
All Sponsored Earmarks      215* $203,656,894*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Botulinum toxin treatment therapy
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Baltimore, Maryland Synaptic Research LLC
View earmark details 2008 Recapturing the Army's Training Ranges
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Tyrone, Georgia Dupont Forest Herbicides
View earmark details 2010 Global supply chain management
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Albany, Georgia Albany State University (Ga.)
View earmark details 2010 Demonstration and validation of renewable energy technology
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Albany, Georgia Albany State University (Ga.)
View earmark details 2010 Advanced Carbon Hybrid Battery for Hybrid Electric Vehicles
(Defense)
$800,000 Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA) Columbus, Georgia Exide Technologies
View earmark details 2009 Customized Nursing Programs
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Albany, Georgia
View earmark details 2008 State Road 982/Talbotton Road Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$735,000 No additional sponsors indicated Columbus, Georgia
View earmark details 2008 State Road 39/State Road 91 and US 84 Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$735,000 No additional sponsors indicated Donalsonville, Georgia
View earmark details 2009 Intermodal Facility, Moultrie, GA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$712,500 Rep. Jim Marshall (D-GA)
Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)
Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA)
...more
Moultrie, Georgia
View earmark details 2008 Water Use Reduction, Dawson, GA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$700,000 Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA)
Rep. Jim Marshall (D-GA)
Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)
...more
Dawson, Georgia
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