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View earmark details Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart (-Florida, 21st) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Names: Lincoln Rafael Diaz-Balart y Caballero, Lincoln Rafael Diaz-Balart

 
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                     31 $15,752,400
With Other Members          35 $62,471,700
All Congressional                66 $78,224,100
All Sponsored Earmarks      70* $495,288,100*
Earmark Details Year

(asc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Miami-Dade County Juvenile Assessment Center
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Miami-Dade County, Florida
View earmark details 2009 Miami-Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL for the Education Council of International Cities initiative, including curriculum development
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$143,000 No additional sponsors indicated Miami, Florida Miami-Dade County (Fla.) Public Schools
View earmark details 2009 Miami-Dade Transit Bus Procurement Plan, FL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Sen. Mel Martinez (-FL) Miami, Florida Miami-Dade Transit Authority
View earmark details 2009 Pembroke Pines Senior Center Bus Procurement, FL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Pembroke Pines, Florida
View earmark details 2009 Sidewalk and Street Milling, Repair and Resurfacing, Sweetwater, FL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Sweetwater, Florida
View earmark details 2009 SOUTHCOM Headquarters, Incr 2
(Military Construction)
$81,600,000 President *
Sen. Mel Martinez (-FL)
Sen. Bill Nelson (-FL)
Miami-Doral, Florida U.S. Southern Command
View earmark details 2009 Spectrum Programs, Inc., Miami, FL for a mental health and substance abuse program at the Florida Center of Excellence in Emerging Behavioral Health Strategies
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$238,000 No additional sponsors indicated Miami, Florida Spectrum Programs Inc.
View earmark details 2009 St. Thomas University FL-Corte (FL)
(Energy and Water)
$570,900 No additional sponsors indicated Florida St. Thomas University
View earmark details 2009 Street Rehabilitation, Doral, FL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$237,500 No additional sponsors indicated Doral, Florida
View earmark details 2009 Street Rehabilitation, Hialeah, FL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$570,000 No additional sponsors indicated Hialeah, Florida
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