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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Susan Collins (-Maine) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Susan Margaret Collins

 
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                     17 $28,604,000
With Other Members          205 $319,258,000
All Congressional                222 $347,862,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      228* $388,268,000*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 In-Theater Evaluation of Ballistic Protection
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Rep. Chellie Pingree (-ME)
Sen. Olympia Snowe (-ME)
...more
Orono, Maine University of Maine (Orono)
View earmark details 2008 Jeremiah Cromwell Disabilities Center, for awareness training for students
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. Olympia Snowe (-ME) Portland, Maine Cromwell Center for Disabilities Awareness
View earmark details 2009 Jobs for Maine's Graduates, Inc., Augusta, ME, for career development for at-risk youth
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$285,000 Sen. Olympia Snowe (-ME) Augusta, Maine Jobs for Maine's Graduates Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Kelley Road Business Park, Orono, ME
(Financial Services)
$345,000 No additional sponsors indicated Orono, Maine
View earmark details 2010 Lewiston Riverfront Canals Restoration Project: The City of Lewiston's ongoing efforts to revitalize its riverfront
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$900,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Olympia Snowe (-ME)
Lewiston, Maine City of Lewiston, Maine
View earmark details 2010 LGX High Temperature Acoustic Wave Sensors
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Rep. Chellie Pingree (-ME)
Sen. Olympia Snowe (-ME)
...more
Orono, Maine University of Maine (Orono)
View earmark details 2009 LGX High Temperature Acoustic Wave Sensors
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Sen. Olympia Snowe (-ME) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Lightweight Caliber .50 Machine Gun
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Rep. Chellie Pingree (-ME)
Sen. Patrick Leahy (-VT)
...more
Vermont General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products
View earmark details 2009 Lightweight Caliber .50 Machine Gun (LW50MG)
(Defense)
$8,000,000 Sen. Patrick Leahy (-VT)
Sen. Olympia Snowe (-ME)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Limestone Water and Sewer District for design and construction of new wastewater pipes and pumping stations
(Interior)
$550,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Olympia Snowe (-ME)
Limestone, Maine Limestone (Maine) Water and Sewer District
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