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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 2009 Pee Dee Boys and Girls Club At-risk youth intervention
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) Florence, South Carolina Boys and Girls Clubs of the Pee Dee Area (S.C.)
View earmark details 2009 Sumter County Sheriff
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) Sumter, South Carolina Sumter County (S.C.) Sheriff's Office
View earmark details 2009 Colleton County Sheriff's Department Technology Upgrades
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) Walterboro, South Carolina Colleton County (S.C.) Sheriff's Office
View earmark details 2009 Readiness Center
(Military Construction)
$382,000 No additional sponsors indicated Sumter, South Carolina
View earmark details 2009 Voorhees College, Denmark, SC for a colonoscopy screening program for minority populations
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$381,000 No additional sponsors indicated Denmark, South Carolina Voorhees College
View earmark details 2010 Palmetto Health Foundation, Columbia, SC for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$375,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) Columbia, South Carolina Palmetto Health Foundation
View earmark details 2009 Morris College, Sumter, SC for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$333,000 No additional sponsors indicated Sumter, South Carolina Morris College
View earmark details 2009 Palmetto Youth Connection Juvenile Delinquency Prevention for girls
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$300,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) Columbia, South Carolina Palmetto Youth Connection
View earmark details 2010 Bethel Community Outreach Program
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$300,000 No additional sponsors indicated Charleston, South Carolina Bethel United Methodist Church (Charleston, S.C.)
View earmark details 2009 Engenuity SC for the Commercialization and Entrepreneurial Training Project
(Financial Services)
$294,772 No additional sponsors indicated Engenuity, South Carolina EngenuitySC
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