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Fiscal Year(s)

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 Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Florida International University, for facilities and equipment at the Center for Advanced Diagnostic Devices
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$238,000 No additional sponsors indicated Miami, Florida Florida International University
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 2008 Southern Command Headquarters Facility Increment I
(Military Construction)
$100,000,000 President *
Sen. Mel Martinez (-FL)
Sen. Bill Nelson (-FL)
Miami Doral, Florida
View earmark details 2010 SOUTHCOM Headquarters, Incr 3
(Military Construction)
$55,400,000 President * Miami-Doral, Florida
View earmark details 2009 City of Miami Springs, for planning, design and construction of the municipal gymnasium community center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$237,500 No additional sponsors indicated Miami Springs, Florida City of Miami Springs, Fla.
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 (Fla.) Transit Authority
View earmark details 2010 Miami-Dade County Metrorail Orange Line Expansion, FL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$4,000,000 Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (-FL)
Rep. Kendrick Meek (-FL)
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (-FL)
...more
Miami-Dade County, Florida
View earmark details 2008 City of Doral for redevelopment of recreation facilities
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$147,000 No additional sponsors indicated Doral, Florida City of Doral, Fla.
View earmark details 2010 National Council of La Raza, Washington, DC, Capitalization of a revolving loan fund to be used for nationwide community development activities
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,000,000 Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (-IL)
Rep. John Olver (-MA)
Rep. Ciro Rodriguez (-TX)
...more
Washington, District of Columbia National Council of La Raza
View earmark details 2009 Metrorail Orange Line Extension Project, FL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$20,000,000 Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (-FL)
Rep. Kendrick Meek (-FL)
Sen. Mel Martinez (-FL)
...more
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