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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)

(asc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Blount Mansion, Knoxville
(Interior)
$250,000 Rep. John J. Duncan (-TN) Knoxville, Tennessee Blount Mansion Association Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Complete construction of a Cherokee National Forest work center
(Interior)
$500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Shiloh National Military Park
(Interior)
$250,000 Sen. Bob Corker (-TN) Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Great Smoky Mountains National Park (p/d storage)
(Interior)
$90,000 No additional sponsors indicated Tennessee Great Smoky Mountains National Park
View earmark details 2010 Cherokee National Forest-Rocky Fork
(Interior)
$6,000,000 President *
Rep. David Price (-NC)
Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
Sen. Bob Corker (-TN)
...more
Tennessee U.S. Forest Service
View earmark details 2008 Cherokee National Forest, Tennessee Mountains
(Interior)
$3,052,000 Rep. David Davis (-TN) Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Springville Utility District of Henry County for drinking water system improvements
(Interior)
$500,000 Rep. John Tanner (-TN)
Sen. Bob Corker (-TN)
Springville, Tennessee Springville (Tenn.) Utility District
View earmark details 2009 Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge - plan and design office and visitor center
(Interior)
$800,000 Rep. John Tanner (-TN) Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Tennessee State Museum
(Interior)
$400,000 No additional sponsors indicated 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
170 results

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