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Come fly with me: Lawmakers took 21 privately funded trips this Congress

by Cronkite News on 07/16/2014

Congressman praises House Ethics Committee

by Mason City Globe Gazette on 07/09/2014

Loebsack praises House Ethics reversal on privately funded travel

by Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier on 07/06/2014

Interest groups let Congress travel free

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View earmark details Rep. Jim Clyburn (-South Carolina, 6th) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: James Enos Clyburn

 
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                     89 $128,272,022
With Other Members          42 $65,012,500
All Congressional                131 $193,284,522
All Sponsored Earmarks      133* $194,819,522*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Charles R. Drew Wellness Center, for an obesity focused wellness program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$225,000 No additional sponsors indicated Columbia, South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Edisto Island
(Energy and Water)
$215,000 President * South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Pest Control Alternatives
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$211,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Peach Tree Disease Life
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$208,000 Rep. Henry Brown (-SC)
Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC)
South Carolina
View earmark details 2010 Columbia College, Columbia, SC for its Masters Degree Program in Divergent Learning
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$200,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) Columbia, South Carolina Columbia (S.C.) College
View earmark details 2010 South Carolina HIV/AIDS Council, Columbia, SC for an HIV/AIDS prevention program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Columbia, South Carolina South Carolina HIV/AIDS Council
View earmark details 2009 Technical College of the Low country, Beaufort, SC for renovation of Moor Hall
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$190,000 No additional sponsors indicated Beaufort, South Carolina
View earmark details 2009 Calhoun County for construction of a learning center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$190,000 No additional sponsors indicated Calhoun County, South Carolina Calhoun County, S.C.
View earmark details 2009 Briggs, Delaine, Pearson Foundation, for construction of a community facility
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$190,000 No additional sponsors indicated Summerton, South Carolina Briggs-De Laine-Pearson Foundation
View earmark details 2009 Trident Technical College, Charleston, SC for the nursing education program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$190,000 No additional sponsors indicated Charleston, South Carolina Trident Technical College
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