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Come fly with me: Lawmakers took 21 privately funded trips this Congress

by Cronkite News on 07/16/2014

Congressman praises House Ethics Committee

by Mason City Globe Gazette on 07/09/2014

Loebsack praises House Ethics reversal on privately funded travel

by Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier on 07/06/2014

Interest groups let Congress travel free

by Milwaukee - Wisconsin Journal Sentinel on 07/05/2014

Where are this year's earmarks
Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. John Ensign (-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 2008 Refigurable Tooling Systems
(Defense)
$1,600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 Regional Climate Centers
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$3,572,000 Rep. Maurice Hinchey (-NY)
Rep. Ray LaHood (-IL)
Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (-NY)
...more
Louisiana; Nebraska; Nevada; New York; South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Reno & Sparks Intermodal Transportation Centers
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$735,000 Sen. Dean Heller (-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (-NV)
Nevada
View earmark details 2008 Reno Rail Access Corridor Enhancements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$490,000 Sen. Harry Reid (-NV) Nevada
View earmark details 2008 Rural Nevada
(Energy and Water)
$18,696,000 Sen. Dean Heller (-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (-NV)
Nevada
View earmark details 2008 SR-160 Blue Diamond Highway
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,470,000 Rep. Jon Porter (-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (-NV)
Nye
View earmark details 2008 Statewide Bus and Bus Facilities
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$735,000 Sen. Dean Heller (-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (-NV)
Nevada
View earmark details 2008 Tahoe Basin Restoration
(Energy and Water)
$4,428,000 Sen. Harry Reid (-NV) California
View earmark details 2008 Tahoe Regional Planning
(Energy and Water)
$246,000 Sen. Harry Reid (-NV) California
View earmark details 2008 The City of Fallon for wastewater system for infrastructure
(Interior)
$492,000 Sen. Dean Heller (-NV)
Sen. Harry Reid (-NV)
Fallon, Nevada City of Fallon, Nev.
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