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View earmark details Sen. Lamar Alexander (-Tennessee) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Andrew Lamar Alexander

 
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                     35 $33,869,000
With Other Members          123 $290,687,000
All Congressional                158 $324,556,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      170* $612,140,000*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Development and Research of Zero Energy Homes at Ft. Campbell
(Defense)
$2,200,000 Rep. John Tanner (-TN) Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 Interstate 69
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$2,058,000 No additional sponsors indicated Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Tennessee Meth Task Force
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$2,000,000 Rep. Zach Wamp (-TN) Nashville, Tennessee Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
View earmark details 2009 101st Airborne Injury Prevention and Performance Enhancement Research Initiative
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Sen. Bob Corker (-TN) Kentucky
View earmark details 2009 Kinetic Energy Enhanced Lethality and Protection Materials
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. David Davis (-TN)
Sen. Bob Corker (-TN)
Jonesborough, Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Kinetic Energy Enhanced Lethality and Protection Materials
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Sen. Bob Corker (-TN) Jonesborough, Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Tremont/Cosby water)
(Interior)
$1,940,000 Sen. Bob Corker (-TN) Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee
View earmark details 2008 University of Memphis, for combined law enforcement efforts
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,880,000 Rep. Steve Cohen (-TN)
Sen. Bob Corker (-TN)
Memphis, Tennessee University of Memphis
View earmark details 2008 Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
(Interior)
$1,792,000 Rep. Zach Wamp (-TN) Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Great Smoky Mountains National Park (curatorial facility)
(Interior)
$1,500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee
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