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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)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Shelby County, Memphis, TN
(Homeland Security)
$325,000 Rep. Steve Cohen (-TN)
Sen. Bob Corker (-TN)
Memphis, Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Shelby County, Memphis, TN, for construction, renovation and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$476,000 Sen. Bob Corker (-TN) Memphis, Tennessee Shelby County, Tenn.
View earmark details 2010 Shiloh National Military Park
(Interior)
$250,000 Sen. Bob Corker (-TN) Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Solar Energy Laser Physics Program
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. John Tanner (-TN) Clarksville, Tennessee Austin Peay State University
View earmark details 2008 Southeast Regional Research Institute
(Homeland Security)
$27,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Sen. Bob Corker (-TN)
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Southeast Region Research Initiative, TN
(Homeland Security)
$27,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Southwest Tennessee Community College, Memphis, TN, for health professions training
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$400,000 Rep. Steve Cohen (-TN) Memphis, Tennessee Southwest Tennessee Community College (Memphis, Tenn.)
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 2010 State and Local Prosecutor Training Program at the National Advocacy Center
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$0 Sen. Bob Corker (-TN)
Sen. Patrick Leahy (-VT)
Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC)
...more
Virginia National District Attorneys Association
View earmark details 2009 State Route 317, between I-75 and Collegedale in Hamilton County, TN
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$950,000 Sen. Bob Corker (-TN) Hamilton County, Tennessee
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