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View earmark details Rep. Nita Lowey (-New York, 17th) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Nita Sue Melnikoff Lowey

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                     92 $32,697,117
With Other Members          38 $30,391,000
All Congressional                130 $63,088,117
All Sponsored Earmarks      131* $68,010,117*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Westchester and Rockland Counties, NY
(Homeland Security)
$500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Westchester and Rockland Counties, New York Westchester County, N.Y.; Rockland County, N.Y.
View earmark details 2010 Yonkers Avenue Improvements, NY
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$500,000 No additional sponsors indicated New York
View earmark details 2010 The City of White Plains for a drinking water transmission line
$500,000 No additional sponsors indicated White Plains, New York City of White Plains, N.Y.
View earmark details 2009 National History Day for activities authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
$500,000 alert Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (-GU)
Rep. Steve Cohen (-TN)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Yonkers Police Department Yonkers, NY, 3-1-1 Communications System
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 Sen. Chuck Schumer (-NY) Yonkers, New York Yonkers (N.Y.) Police Department
View earmark details 2009 Pediatric Health Information System for Medical Charting and Research Related to Military Health Care
$400,000 No additional sponsors indicated Valhalla, New York
View earmark details 2009 New Rochelle Police Department New Rochelle, NY, Police Department Records Management System
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 No additional sponsors indicated New Rochelle, New York New Rochelle (N.Y.) Police Department
View earmark details 2009 Health Technology Integration for Clinical, Patient Records and Financial Management Related to the Military
$400,000 No additional sponsors indicated New Rochelle, New York
View earmark details 2009 Bronx River Basin
(Energy and Water)
$382,000 Rep. Joe Crowley (-NY)
Rep. José Serrano (-NY)
Rep. Albio Sires (-NJ)
Bronx, New York
View earmark details 2009 Town Center Streetscape Improvements, Town of Eastchester, NY
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$380,000 No additional sponsors indicated Eastchester, New York
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