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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Rep. Ron Paul (-Texas, 14th) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: Ronald Ernest Paul

 
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                     20 $17,309,750
With Other Members          25 $101,640,000
All Congressional                45 $118,949,750
All Sponsored Earmarks      65* $243,692,750*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

(asc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 GIWW, Channel to Victoria
(Energy and Water)
$2,512,000 No additional sponsors indicated Texas
View earmark details 2009 GIWW, Chocolate Bayou
(Energy and Water)
$2,716,000 No additional sponsors indicated Texas
View earmark details 2009 Channel to Port Bouvar
(Energy and Water)
$323,000 No additional sponsors indicated Texas
View earmark details 2009 Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
(Energy and Water)
$29,586,000 Rep. Chet Edwards (-TX)
Rep. Solomon Ortiz (-TX)
Rep. Ted Poe (-TX)
...more
Texas
View earmark details 2009 Matagorda Ship Channel, TX
(Energy and Water)
$5,730,000 Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (-TX) Texas
View earmark details 2009 Houston Ship Channel, TX
(Energy and Water)
$478,000 President *
Rep. John Culberson (-TX)
Rep. Chet Edwards (-TX)
Rep. Al Green (-TX)
...more
Houston, Texas City of Houston
View earmark details 2009 Houston Ship Channel, TX
(Energy and Water)
$13,788,000 Rep. John Culberson (-TX)
Rep. Chet Edwards (-TX)
Rep. Al Green (-TX)
...more
Houston, Texas City of Houston
View earmark details 2009 Lower Colorado River Basin, TX
(Energy and Water)
$406,000 President *
Rep. Mike Conaway (-TX)
Rep. Chet Edwards (-TX)
Rep. Lamar Smith (-TX)
...more
Texas
View earmark details 2008 Houston Ship Channel
(Energy and Water)
$17,221,000 Rep. Chet Edwards (-TX)
Rep. Al Green (-TX)
Rep. Gene Green (-TX)
...more
Texas City of Houston
View earmark details 2009 Lower Colorado River Basin, Wharton/Onion , TX
(Energy and Water)
$1,264,000 Rep. Lloyd Doggett (-TX)
Rep. Chet Edwards (-TX)
Rep. Lamar Smith (-TX)
...more
Texas
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