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View earmark details Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (-Nebraska, 1st) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Jeffrey Lane Fortenberry

 
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                     10 $2,845,000
With Other Members          47 $69,126,150
All Congressional                57 $71,971,150
All Sponsored Earmarks      63* $90,399,150*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Drought Mitigation
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$372,000 Sen. Chuck Hagel (-NE)
Sen. Ben Nelson (-NE)
Nebraska
View earmark details 2008 Nebraska State Patrol
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$352,500 Sen. Chuck Hagel (-NE)
Sen. Ben Nelson (-NE)
Nebraska
View earmark details 2010 Special Olympics 2010 USA National Games, Lincoln, NE to support the 2010 Special Olympics National Games
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$350,000 No additional sponsors indicated Lincoln, Nebraska Special Olympics 2010 USA National Games Nebraska
View earmark details 2009 Missouri National Recreational River, NE & SD
(Energy and Water)
$335,000 Sen. Chuck Hagel (-NE) South Dakota
View earmark details 2008 Girls and Boys Town USA, for construction of facilities at priority national projects
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$245,000 Sen. Ben Nelson (-NE) Boys Town, Nebraska Boys Town USA
View earmark details 2009 University of Nebraska-Medical Center, Omaha, NE to establish an environmental health informatics database
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$238,000 Rep. Lee Terry (-NE)
Sen. Ben Nelson (-NE)
Omaha, Nebraska University of Nebraska Medical Center
View earmark details 2008 Nebraska State Patrol, to combat methamphetamine
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$235,000 Sen. Chuck Hagel (-NE)
Sen. Ben Nelson (-NE)
Lincoln, Nebraska
View earmark details 2010 CEDARS Youth Services, Inc, CEDARS Children's Crisis Center building construction
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Nebraska CEDARS Youth Services Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Peru State College, Peru, NE for the Adopt a High School initiative
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$192,000 Sen. Chuck Hagel (-NE)
Sen. Ben Nelson (-NE)
Peru, Nebraska Peru (Neb.) State College
View earmark details 2008 City of Lincoln, for Antelope Valley Project Community Revitalization
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$176,400 Sen. Chuck Hagel (-NE)
Sen. Ben Nelson (-NE)
Lincoln, Nebraska City of Lincoln, Neb.
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