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View earmark details Rep. Virginia Foxx (-North Carolina, 5th) - Earmarks Requested
In Office

 
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                     4 $7,575,000
With Other Members          6 $4,820,000
All Congressional                10 $12,395,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      10* $12,395,000*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Yadkin County Deep Creek Project
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$4,940,000 No additional sponsors indicated North Carolina Yadkin County, N.C.
View earmark details 2008 Advanced Regenerative Medicine Development
(Defense)
$2,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Winston-Salem, North Carolina Wake Forest University Health Sciences
View earmark details 2008 Aviation Improvements-Low Observable Aircraft Sealants
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Sen. Richard Burr (-NC) Yadkinville, North Carolina NanoTechLabs Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Statesville Regional Airport, Improve and extend runways, ramp areas, and taxiways
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,470,000 Rep. Patrick McHenry (-NC)
Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
Sen. Elizabeth Dole (-NC)
...more
North Carolina Statesville (N.C.) Regional Airport
View earmark details 2008 Wake Forest University Research on alternatives to transplantation (NC)
(Energy and Water)
$984,000 Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
Sen. Elizabeth Dole (-NC)
North Carolina Wake Forest University
View earmark details 2008 The City of Mount Airy, Surry County for Water and Wastewater Infrastructure along the 1-77 and 1-74 Interstates Corridor
(Interior)
$492,000 No additional sponsors indicated Mount Airy, North Carolina
View earmark details 2008 City of Winston-Salem, NC
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$376,000 Rep. Mel Watt (-NC)
Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
Sen. Elizabeth Dole (-NC)
...more
Winston-Salem, North Carolina City of Winston-Salem, N.C.
View earmark details 2008 Appalachian State University Biofuels and Biomass Research Initiative
(Energy and Water)
$295,000 Rep. Heath Shuler (-NC)
Sen. Elizabeth Dole (-NC)
North Carolina Appalachian State University
View earmark details 2008 Alleghany Memorial Hospital, for an electronic health records initiative, including equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$143,000 No additional sponsors indicated Sparta, North Carolina Alleghany Memorial Hospital (Sparta, N.C.)
View earmark details 2008 North Carolina Technology Association Education Foundation, for school technology demonstration projects, including subgrants
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
Sen. Elizabeth Dole (-NC)
Raleigh, North Carolina
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