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View earmark details Rep. Todd Platts (R-Pennsylvania, 19th) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: Todd Russell Platts

 
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                     12 $1,621,900
With Other Members          20 $13,252,000
All Congressional                32 $14,873,900
All Sponsored Earmarks      32* $14,873,900*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Bus Rapid Transit
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$294,000 No additional sponsors indicated Cumberland, Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2010 Rabbittransit Bus Facility, PA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$250,000 Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA) Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2010 West Manheim Township Park facilities improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$250,000 No additional sponsors indicated Hanover, Pennsylvania West Manheim (Pa.) Park and Recreation Board
View earmark details 2010 Improved Dairy Management Practices, PA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$243,000 Rep. Tim Holden (D-PA)
Rep. Bill Shuster (R-PA)
Rep. G.T. Thompson (R-PA)
...more
Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2010 Wastewater infrastructure
(Interior)
$225,000 Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA)
York, Pennsylvania City of York (Pa.) Sewer Authority
View earmark details 2010 Emergency Communications Infrastructure
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA)
Carlisle, Pennsylvania Cumberland County, Pa.
View earmark details 2010 Public Safety Video Surveillance Project
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA)
Carlisle, Pennsylvania Borough of Carlisle, Pa.
View earmark details 2010 Radio System Upgrade
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA) Gettysburg, Pennsylvania Adams County (Pa.) Department of Emergency Services
View earmark details 2008 Franklin Township for wastewater upgrade and water quality protection project
(Interior)
$197,000 Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA) Franklin Twp, Pennsylvania Township of Franklin, Pa.
View earmark details 2008 Harrisburg Area Community College, for curriculum development
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$143,000 No additional sponsors indicated Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Harrisburg Area (Pa.) Community College
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