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View earmark details Rep. John Olver (-Massachusetts, 1st) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: John Walter Olver

 
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                     108 $80,838,247
With Other Members          67 $127,172,200
All Congressional                175 $208,010,447
All Sponsored Earmarks      177* $212,479,447*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 High Temperature Aerogel Materials for Global Strike Vehicles
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Jim McGovern (-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (-MA)
Northborough, Massachusetts Aspen Aerogels Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Advanced Tactical Control System (ATCS)
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Barney Frank (-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (-MA)
Sen. Jack Reed (-RI)
...more
Fall River, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2009 Miniaturized Chemical Detector for Chemical Warfare Protection (ChemPen)
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Jim McGovern (-MA) Marlborough, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2009 Community Transportation Association of America Nationwide JOBLINKS
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,520,000 No additional sponsors indicated Washingon, District of Columbia Community Transportation Association of America
View earmark details 2010 Advanced Traffic Management on I-91 Corridor, MA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Pittsfield Downtown Streetscape
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,470,000 No additional sponsors indicated Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Route 116 and Bay Road Intersection and Road Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,470,000 No additional sponsors indicated Amherst, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2010 Community Transportation Association of America National Joblinks Program
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,400,000 No additional sponsors indicated Washington, District of Columbia
View earmark details 2008 The City of West Springfield, Pioneer Valley Planning Commission for the Connecticut River Combined Sewer Overflow Clean-up
(Interior)
$1,378,000 Rep. Richard Neal (-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (-MA)
...more
West Springfield, Massachusetts Pioneer Valley (Mass.) Planning Commission; City of West Springfield, Mass.
View earmark details 2008 Carbon Nanotube Enhancement Power Sources for Space
(Defense)
$1,200,000 Sen. Ed Markey (-MA) Woburn, Massachusetts Nantero Inc.
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