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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)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Agricultural Wildlife Conservation Center
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$939,000 No additional sponsors indicated Mississippi Agricultural Wildlife Conservation Center
View earmark details 2010 Agricultural Wildlife Conservation Center, MS
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$939,000 No additional sponsors indicated Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Aircraft Fuel Systems Maintenance Dock
(Military Construction)
$9,800,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS) Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Alcorn State Biotechnology Laboratory
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,176,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS) Mississippi Alcorn State University
View earmark details 2008 Alcorn State University Biotechnology Laboratory, for construction
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,390,000 No additional sponsors indicated Alcorn State, Mississippi Alcorn State University
View earmark details 2009 Alcorn State University for a Systems Research Institute
(Financial Services)
$570,000 No additional sponsors indicated Alcorn State, Mississippi Alcorn State University
View earmark details 2008 Alcorn State University, to fund a judicial threat analysis center
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,598,000 No additional sponsors indicated Lorman, Mississippi Alcorn State University
View earmark details 2009 Alcorn University, for curriculum improvements
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$238,000 No additional sponsors indicated Lorman, Mississippi Alcorn State University
View earmark details 2008 Alternate Fuel Cell Membranes for Energy Independence at USM
(Energy and Water)
$984,000 No additional sponsors indicated Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Alternative Fuel Cell Membranes for National Energy Independence
(Energy and Water)
$951,500 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS) Mississippi
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