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View earmark details Sen. Ben Cardin (-Maryland) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Benjamin Louis Cardin

 
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                     28 $8,689,300
With Other Members          381 $604,198,610
All Congressional                409 $612,887,910
All Sponsored Earmarks      440* $1,611,977,910*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Naval Ship Hydrodynamic Test Facilities
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Chris Van Hollen (-MD) West Bethesda, Maryland Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division
View earmark details 2008 Laser Based Explosives and Chem/bio Standoff and Point Detector
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 High Energy Conventional Energetics (Phase II)
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Steny Hoyer (-MD)
Sen. Jeff Bingaman (-NM)
Sen. Pete Domenici (-NM)
...more
Albuquerque, New Mexico
View earmark details 2010 Intelligent explosives detection
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (-MD)
Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Rep. John Sarbanes (-MD)
...more
Annapolis Junction, Maryland Raytheon Applied Signal Technology Inc.
View earmark details 2009 BRAC Related Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$3,087,500 Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Rep. Chris Van Hollen (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
...more
Montgomery County, Maryland
View earmark details 2009 BRAC Related Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$3,063,750 Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Rep. John Sarbanes (-MD)
...more
Anne Arundel County, Maryland
View earmark details 2008 Massive Tissue Injury/Amputation Repair with Composite Tissue Transplantation
(Defense)
$3,000,000 Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Air Combat Environment Test and Evaluation Facility upgrade
(Defense)
$3,000,000 Rep. Steny Hoyer (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Patuxent River, Maryland
View earmark details 2009 National Consortium for MASINT Research
(Defense)
$3,000,000 Sen. Jeff Bingaman (-NM) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Chesapeake Information Based Aeronautics Consortium for a partnership of Morgan State University, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, and Bowie State University for continued aviation safety research and development
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$3,000,000 Rep. Elijah Cummings (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
State of MD, Maryland Morgan State University; University of Maryland Eastern Shore; Bowie (Md.) State University
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