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View earmark details Sen. Thad Cochran (-Mississippi) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: William Thad Cochran

 
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                     308 $541,529,975
With Other Members          446 $2,013,006,800
All Congressional                754 $2,554,536,775
All Sponsored Earmarks      791* $2,949,987,219*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts for activities in the Arts in Education program authorized by the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$6,838,000 Rep. Nancy Boyda (-KS)
Rep. Steve Cohen (-TN)
Rep. Susan Davis (-CA)
...more
Washington, District of Columbia John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
View earmark details 2010 MQ-8B Fire Scout Army
(Defense)
$6,800,000 Sen. Chuck Schumer (-NY)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
New York Northrop Grumman Corp.
View earmark details 2008 Fire Station
(Military Construction)
$6,770,000 Rep. Chip Pickering (-MS)
Sen. Trent Lott (-MS)
Meridian Naval Air Station, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Yazoo Basin, Enid Lake, MS
(Energy and Water)
$6,747,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Yazoo Basin, Arkabutla Lake, MS
(Energy and Water)
$6,637,000 President *
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Arkabutla Lake, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 DDG-51 Hybrid Drive System
(Defense)
$6,600,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Yazoo Basin. Grenada Lake, MS
(Energy and Water)
$6,533,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Relocate Base Entrance
(Military Construction)
$6,500,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Gulfport-Biloxi RAP, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Mississippi State University for construction for a research and technology park
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$6,500,000 Rep. Chip Pickering (-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Starkville, Mississippi Mississippi State University
View earmark details 2009 The University of Mississippi Medical Center for developing a biotechnology research park
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$6,500,000 Rep. Chip Pickering (-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Jackson, Mississippi University of Mississippi Medical Center (Jackson)
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