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Where are this year's earmarks
Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Sherrod Brown (-Ohio) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Sherrod Campbell Brown

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                     31 $20,949,930
With Other Members          207 $277,563,660
All Congressional                238 $298,513,590
All Sponsored Earmarks      244* $330,740,590*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 City of Fremont for combined sewer overflow improvements
$500,000 Sen. George Voinovich (-OH) Fremont, Ohio City of Fremont, Ohio
View earmark details 2010 Muskingum County Commissioners for Maysville sewer improvements
$500,000 Rep. Zack Space (-OH) Muskingum County, Ohio Muskingum County, Ohio
View earmark details 2010 Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia, OH
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$500,000 Rep. Marcy Kaptur (-OH)
Sen. George Voinovich (-OH)
Toledo, Ohio University of Toledo
View earmark details 2010 Monitoring of Lake Erie Water Quality with Remote Sensing
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. Bob Latta (-OH)
Sen. George Voinovich (-OH)
Bowling Green, Ohio Bowling Green State University
View earmark details 2009 Lorain Police Department to purchase in-car video cameras for law enforcement patrol vehicles
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Lorain, Ohio Lorain County (Ohio) Sheriff's Office
View earmark details 2009 Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, Second Barrier
(Energy and Water)
$500,000 President *
Rep. John Conyers (-MI)
Rep. John Dingell (-MI)
Rep. Vern Ehlers (-MI)
View earmark details 2008 Solid Oxide Fuel Cell
(Energy and Water)
$492,000 Sen. George Voinovich (-OH) Canton, Ohio LG Fuel Cell Systems Inc.; Stark State College of Technology Fuel Cell Prototyping Center
View earmark details 2008 Rickenbecker Rail Spur, Pickaway and Franklin Counties
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$490,000 Rep. David Hobson (-OH)
Sen. George Voinovich (-OH)
View earmark details 2009 Wind Turbine Electric High-Speed Shaft Brake Project (OH)
(Energy and Water)
$475,750 Rep. Betty Sutton (-OH)
Sen. George Voinovich (-OH)
View earmark details 2009 Zanesville State Street Bridge Renovation and Repair Project, OH
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Zanesville, Ohio
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