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View earmark details Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Illinois, 2nd) - Earmarks Requested
Resigned
Alternate Name: Jesse Louis Jackson Jr.

 
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                     60 $16,736,642
With Other Members          63 $80,087,500
All Congressional                123 $96,824,142
All Sponsored Earmarks      135* $233,676,142*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 South Shore Hospital, Chicago, IL for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$250,000 No additional sponsors indicated Chicago, Illinois South Shore Hospital (Weymouth, Mass.)
View earmark details 2010 The Chicago School Partnership with Community Mental Health Council
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$350,000 No additional sponsors indicated Chicago, Illinois Chicago (Ill.) School of Professional Pyschology
View earmark details 2010 Urban Horticulture and Marketing, IL
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$175,000 Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL)
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL)
Chicago, Illinois Chicago (Ill.) Botanic Garden
View earmark details 2010 PaintShield for Protecting People from Microbial Threats
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH)
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH)
Sen. George Voinovich (R-OH)
...more
Cleveland, Ohio Sherwin-Williams Co.
View earmark details 2010 Access Community Health Network, Chicago, IL for a program to reduce cancer disparities through comprehensive early detection
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$200,000 Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) Chicago, Illinois Access Community Health Network
View earmark details 2010 CeaseFire Chicago Project
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$250,000 No additional sponsors indicated Chicago, Illinois CeaseFire Chicago (Ill.)
View earmark details 2010 Chicago Shoreline, IL
(Energy and Water)
$0 Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL)
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL)
Chicago, Illinois
View earmark details 2010 Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Rep. Melissa Bean (D-IL)
Rep. Luis GutiƩrrez (D-IL)
Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL)
...more
Chicago, Illinois Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago (Ill.)
View earmark details 2010 Pace Transit Information Signage, Harvey and Chicago Heights, IL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$440,000 No additional sponsors indicated Harvey and Chicago Heights, Illinois
View earmark details 2010 Project Intercept
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Harvey, Illinois Restoration Ministries
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