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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)

(desc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Electronic Technology Infrastructure in Support of Military Missions
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Phil Gingrey (R-GA)
Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA)
Rep. David Scott (D-GA)
...more
Atlanta, Georgia Grady Health System
View earmark details 2008 Electronic Portal for Analysis and Surveillance of Medical and Preventative Health Records
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA) Fairfax, Virginia HEALTHeSTATE LLC
View earmark details 2009 Dougherty County School System, to create and implement a pre-engineering, math and technology magnet program at Southside Middle School
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 No additional sponsors indicated Albany, Georgia Dougherty County (Ga.) School System
View earmark details 2008 Dooly County Family Resource Center
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$141,000 No additional sponsors indicated Vienna, Georgia, Dooly, Georgia
View earmark details 2009 Dooly County Community Enrichment Coalition/ Family Connection
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Vienna, Georgia
View earmark details 2009 Dooley-Crisp Unified Transportation System
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$0 No additional sponsors indicated Georgia
View earmark details 2010 Domestic violence advocate
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Americus, Georgia Southwestern Judicial Circuit Family Violence Council Inc.
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 Delinquency Prevention
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Vienna, Georgia Dooly County (Ga.) Community Enrichment Coalition
View earmark details 2009 Defense Leadership and Technology Initiative
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD)
Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL)
Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX)
...more
New York, New York
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