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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

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Hydrogen fuel cell development
(Energy and Water)
$1,476,000 No additional sponsors indicated South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Health Research And Disparities Eradication Program
(Defense)
$8,000,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) Charleston, South Carolina Medical University of South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Greene Street/Williams Street Connector
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$490,000 No additional sponsors indicated South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Green Product Evaluation and Implementation Program
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC) Richmond, Virginia Defense Logistics Agency Aviation
View earmark details 2008 Goodwill School, Maysville
(Interior)
$98,000 No additional sponsors indicated Maysville, South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Georgetown Airport, runway extension
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$980,000 Rep. Henry Brown (-SC) South Carolina Georgetown County (S.C.) Airport
View earmark details 2008 Ft. Jackson Identifying Health Barriers Project
(Defense)
$2,400,000 No additional sponsors indicated Columbia, South Carolina University of South Carolina (Columbia)
View earmark details 2008 First Tee
(Defense)
$3,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location First Tee
View earmark details 2008 Edisto Island
(Energy and Water)
$215,000 President * South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 DIVA, Inc Domestic Violence Initiative
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$188,000 No additional sponsors indicated Columbia, South Carolina
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