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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Bob Menéndez (-New Jersey) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Robert Menéndez

 
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                     2 $1,000,000
With Other Members          646 $771,319,380
All Congressional                648 $772,319,380
All Sponsored Earmarks      673* $1,364,194,375*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Camden Police Department Mobile Communications Center
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ) Camden, New Jersey City of Camden, N.J.
View earmark details 2010 Camden Waterfront Neighborhood Development Initiative, NJ
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$487,000 Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ) Camden, New Jersey
View earmark details 2008 Canned Lube Pumps LSD-41/49 Class Amphibious Ships
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Robin Hayes (-NC)
Rep. Sue Myrick (-NC)
Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
...more
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Cape May Inlet to Lower Township
(Energy and Water)
$2,297,000 Rep. Frank LoBiondo (-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
New Jersey
View earmark details 2008 Cape May Inlet to Lower Township
(Energy and Water)
$245,000 Rep. Frank LoBiondo (-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
Cape May, New Jersey
View earmark details 2010 Cape May National Wildlife Refuge
(Interior)
$2,000,000 President *
Rep. Frank LoBiondo (-NJ)
Rep. Steve Rothman (-NJ)
Rep. Albio Sires (-NJ)
...more
Cape May, New Jersey U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
View earmark details 2008 Cape May National Wildlife Refuge
(Interior)
$492,000 Rep. Frank LoBiondo (-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
New Jersey
View earmark details 2009 Cedarbridge small business incubator
(Financial Services)
$232,750 Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
Rep. Chris Smith (-NJ)
Lakewood, New Jersey
View earmark details 2008 Cedarbridge small business incubator
(Financial Services)
$467,882 Rep. Chris Smith (-NJ) Lakewood, New Jersey
View earmark details 2010 Cellulosic Diesel Biorefinery (NJ)
(Energy and Water)
$1,000,000 Rep. Rush Holt (-NJ)
Rep. Steve Rothman (-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
...more
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