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View earmark details Rep. Charles Boustany (-Louisiana, 3rd) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Charles William Boustany 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                     1 $352,500
With Other Members          27 $44,800,200
All Congressional                28 $45,152,700
All Sponsored Earmarks      39* $97,222,700*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Lafayette Regional Airport, airport upgrades
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,470,000 Sen. Mary Landrieu (-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (-LA)
Louisiana Lafayette (La.) Regional Airport
View earmark details 2008 Littoral Battlespace Sensing (LBS) & Autonomous Underwater Vehicle System (UAV) Program
(Defense)
$1,000,000 Sen. Mary Landrieu (-LA) Lafayette, Louisiana C&C Technologies Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Southwest Coastal Louisiana Hurricane Protection, LA
(Energy and Water)
$956,000 Sen. Mary Landrieu (-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (-LA)
Louisiana
View earmark details 2010 Calcasieu Lock, LA
(Energy and Water)
$852,000 President * Calcasieu Lock, Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 Multimodal Transportation Facility
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$808,500 Sen. Mary Landrieu (-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (-LA)
Lafayette, Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 The Gulf Petro Initiative
(Energy and Water)
$738,000 Sen. David Vitter (-LA) Louisiana
View earmark details 2010 Southwest Coastal Louisiana Hurricane Protection, LA
(Energy and Water)
$628,000 Rep. Joseph Cao (-LA)
Sen. Mary Landrieu (-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (-LA)
...more
Louisiana
View earmark details 2009 Calcasieu Lock
(Energy and Water)
$574,000 President *
Sen. Mary Landrieu (-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (-LA)
Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 Louisiana Environmental Research Center at McNeese State University
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$352,500 No additional sponsors indicated Louisiana McNeese State University
View earmark details 2008 Southwest Coastal Hurricane Protection
(Energy and Water)
$295,000 Sen. Mary Landrieu (-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (-LA)
Louisiana
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