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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)

(asc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Barley Health Food Benefits
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$474,000 Rep. Steny Hoyer (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Beltsville, Maryland
View earmark details 2010 Base Realignment and Closuer-related improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$2,753,200 Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Rep. John Sarbanes (-MD)
...more
Anne Arundel County, Maryland
View earmark details 2008 Battlefield Extraction´┐ŻAssist Robot (BEAR)
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Mike Capuano (-MA)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 Bethesda Hospitals Emergency Preparedness Partnership
(Defense)
$4,800,000 Rep. Chris Van Hollen (-MD) Bethesda, Maryland Bethesda Hospitals' Emergency Preparedness Partnership
View earmark details 2008 Bi-County Transit Center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$818,300 Rep. Chris Van Hollen (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Langley Park, Maryland
View earmark details 2008 Big Brothers/Big Sisters
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$0 Sen. Max Baucus (-MT)
Sen. Evan Bayh (-IN)
Sen. Joe Biden (-DE)
...more
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2009 Bio Agent Early Warning Detector
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. Steny Hoyer (-MD) Crofton, Maryland
View earmark details 2009 Biodefense Tech Transfer Initiative (BTTI) (only for militarily relevant technology)
(Defense)
$1,500,000 Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Biomedical materials in plants (Biotech Foundation)
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,700,000 Rep. Steny Hoyer (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Beltsville, Maryland
View earmark details 2009 Biomedical Materials in Plants (Biotech Foundation)
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,698,000 Rep. Steny Hoyer (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Beltsville, Maryland
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