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Come fly with me: Lawmakers took 21 privately funded trips this Congress

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by Mason City Globe Gazette on 07/09/2014

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by Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier on 07/06/2014

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View earmark details Rep. Jo Ann Emerson (-Missouri, 8th) - Earmarks Requested
Resigned
Alternate Name: Jo Ann Hermann

 
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                     85 $59,284,100
With Other Members          50 $86,329,975
All Congressional                135 $145,614,075
All Sponsored Earmarks      150* $361,314,075*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Preliminary Design and Environmental Study for US 63 Improvements (Osage, Maries, and Phelps Counties), MO
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$332,500 Rep. Kenny Hulshof (-MO) Osage County, Maries County, Phelps County, Missouri
View earmark details 2009 Regionalized Implications of Farm Programs, MO, TX
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$595,000 Rep. Chet Edwards (-TX) Texas
View earmark details 2009 Rice Agronomy, MO
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$174,000 No additional sponsors indicated Missouri
View earmark details 2009 Route 160 Safety and Roadway Improvements, Taney County, MO
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$665,000 No additional sponsors indicated Taney County, Missouri
View earmark details 2009 Route 67 - fopiar Bluff Industrial Park Bypass, Butler County, MO
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$665,000 No additional sponsors indicated Butler County, Missouri
View earmark details 2009 Rural Policies Institute, IA, MO, NE
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$835,000 Sen. Kit Bond (-MO)
Sen. Chuck Hagel (-NE)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Missouri; Nebraska
View earmark details 2009 Southeast Missouri Port, Mississippi River, MO
(Energy and Water)
$8,000 No additional sponsors indicated Missouri
View earmark details 2009 Southeast Missouri State University for entrepreneurship training and workforce development
(Financial Services)
$500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Missouri Southeast Missouri State University
View earmark details 2009 Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO for technology upgrades
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$333,000 No additional sponsors indicated Cape Girardeau, Missouri Southeast Missouri State University
View earmark details 2009 Soybean Cyst Nematode, MO
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$556,000 Sen. Kit Bond (-MO) Missouri
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