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View earmark details Rep. Maurice Hinchey (-New York, 22nd) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: Maurice Dunlea Hinchey

 
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                     58 $19,810,016
With Other Members          79 $111,640,500
All Congressional                137 $131,450,516
All Sponsored Earmarks      141* $135,108,516*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 The Town of Bethel for Sewer Extension
(Interior)
$984,000 No additional sponsors indicated Bethel, New York
View earmark details 2008 Grand Avenue Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$980,000 Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (-NY)
Sen. Chuck Schumer (-NY)
Poughkeepsie, New York
View earmark details 2010 The Village of Saugerties for water and wastewater infrastructure improvements
(Interior)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Saugerties, New York Village of Saugerties, N.Y.
View earmark details 2009 City of Middletown, Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Improvements
(Interior)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Middleton, New York
View earmark details 2010 Hudson-Fulton-Champlain Quadrecentennial, Public Law 110-229
(Interior)
$750,000 Sen. Patrick Leahy (-VT) Vermont
View earmark details 2009 Hudson-Fulton-Champlain Quadricentennial
(Interior)
$750,000 Sen. Kirsten Rutnik Gillibrand (-NY)
Rep. John Hall (-NY)
Rep. Nita Lowey (-NY)
...more
New York
View earmark details 2008 Food Safety Research Consortium
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$738,000 Rep. Jim Walsh (-NY) New York
View earmark details 2008 Livestock and Dairy Policy
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$738,000 Rep. Chet Edwards (-TX)
Rep. Jim Walsh (-NY)
Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (-TX)
...more
Texas
View earmark details 2010 Food Safety Research Consortium, NY
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$693,000 No additional sponsors indicated New York
View earmark details 2009 Food Safety Research Consortium
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$693,000 Rep. Jim Walsh (-NY)
Sen. Chuck Schumer (-NY)
New York
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