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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. John Ensign (R-Nevada) - Earmarks Requested
Resigned
Alternate Name: John Eric Ensign

 
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                     10 $12,454,000
With Other Members          92 $261,356,880
All Congressional                102 $273,810,880
All Sponsored Earmarks      108* $634,347,880*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Pyramid Lake Highway Corridor, Sparks, NV
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,425,000 Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) Sparks, Nevada
View earmark details 2009 Other Coordination Programs: Lake Tahoe Coordination
(Energy and Water)
$500,000 Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV)
Various Locations
View earmark details 2009 Readiness Center
(Military Construction)
$11,375,000 Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV)
Elko, Nevada
View earmark details 2009 Reno/Sparks Intermodal Transportation Center Developments, NV
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV)
Reno, Sparks, Nevada
View earmark details 2009 Novel Approaches to Reduce the Severity of Battlefield Combined Tissue Injury
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Shelley Berkley (D-NV)
Rep. Jon Porter (R-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV)
...more
Las Vegas, Nevada
View earmark details 2009 Nevada Statewide Bus Facilities
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,425,000 Rep. Shelley Berkley (D-NV)
Rep. Jon Porter (R-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV)
...more
Nevada State of Nevada
View earmark details 2009 Nye County, NV, mineral assessment
(Interior)
$650,000 Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) Nevada Nye County, Nev.
View earmark details 2009 National Rural Water Association
(Interior)
$11,500,000 alert Sen. Kit Bond (R-MO)
Rep. Robert Aderholt (R-AL)
Rep. Mike Arcuri (D-NY)
...more
Various Locations National Rural Water Association
View earmark details 2009 National Council on Economic Education for the Cooperative Education Exchange program, which is authorized in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act as part of the Civic Education Program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$5,019,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Rep. Mike Arcuri (D-NY)
Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA)
...more
New York, New York Council for Economic Education
View earmark details 2009 Nevada Arid Rangelands Initiative, NV
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$376,000 Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV)
Nevada
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