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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

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Sense and Respond Logistics Capability
(Defense)
$2,800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Alexandria, Virginia Dimensions International Inc.
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 2008 Portable Digital X-ray
(Defense)
$3,200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Niskayuna, New York GE Global Research
View earmark details 2008 Polymer Small Arms Production
(Defense)
$1,600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Minden, Louisiana Polytech Ammunition Co. Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Phytophthora Research
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$190,000 Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA)
Rep. Jim Marshall (D-GA)
Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)
...more
Georgia
View earmark details 2008 Pecan Scab Research
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$599,000 Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA)
Rep. Jim Marshall (D-GA)
Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)
...more
Byron, Georgia
View earmark details 2008 Peanut Research
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$131,000 Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA)
Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)
Dawson, Georgia
View earmark details 2008 Peanut Production
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$73,000 Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA) Dawson, Georgia
View earmark details 2008 Operation Oak Program
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$284,000 Rep. Marion Berry (D-AR)
Rep. Allen Boyd (D-FL)
Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA)
...more
South Carolina National Wild Turkey Federation
View earmark details 2008 National Wild Turkey Federation
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$173,000 Rep. Marion Berry (D-AR)
Rep. Allen Boyd (D-FL)
Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)
...more
South Carolina National Wild Turkey Federation
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