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Where are this year's earmarks
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View earmark details Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-South Dakota, 1st) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated

 
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                     12 $2,586,000
With Other Members          151 $286,249,800
All Congressional                163 $288,835,800
All Sponsored Earmarks      174* $514,386,800*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Wakpa Sica Reconciliation Place for facility construction and build out
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$245,000 Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD)
Sen. John Thune (R-SD)
Ft. Pierre, South Dakota
View earmark details 2010 Standing Rock Sioux Tribe-Community Streets Project-Bear Soldier South, SD
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$588,950 Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD) South Dakota
View earmark details 2010 Road Improvements from 57th Street North to 1000 ft South of 26th Street, Sioux Falls, SD
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,461,000 Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD) Sioux Falls, South Dakota
View earmark details 2010 Crack sealing and chip seal on BIA #7 Rosebud to Highway 18 Junction, SD
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$150,000 No additional sponsors indicated South Dakota
View earmark details 2010 Community Streets New Construction, Bullhead, SD
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$0 No additional sponsors indicated Bullhead, South Dakota
View earmark details 2008 Pierre Rail Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Pierre, South Dakota
View earmark details 2010 Asphalt Paving on road to Crow Creek Tribal Schools Stephan Campus, SD
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$500,000 Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD) South Dakota
View earmark details 2009 Intersection Improvements on US 212 and US 81 and Improvements to US 81, SD
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$950,000 Sen. John Thune (R-SD) South Dakota
View earmark details 2009 Reconstruction of BIA Route 15, Marshall County, SD
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD) Marshall County, South Dakota
View earmark details 2009 Kenel Road (BIA Route 3) Rehabilitation and Resurfacing, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Corson County, SD
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$237,500 Sen. John Thune (R-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD)
Corson County, South Dakota Standing Rock Sioux Tribe
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