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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Lindsey Olin Graham

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                     42 $38,133,000
With Other Members          126 $222,910,590
All Congressional                168 $261,043,590
All Sponsored Earmarks      189* $593,392,590*
Earmark Details Year


Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
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
$5,019,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Rep. Mike Arcuri (D-NY)
Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA)
New York, New York Council for Economic Education
View earmark details 2009 Myrtle Beach International Trade & Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC
(Financial Services)
$950,000 No additional sponsors indicated Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
View earmark details 2009 Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority construction project
$500,000 Rep. Gresham Barrett (R-SC) South Carolina Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority (S.C.)
View earmark details 2009 Readiness Center
(Military Construction)
$12,000,000 President * Anderson, South Carolina
View earmark details 2009 Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Thunder Radar Pod (TRP)
$3,200,000 Rep. Steve J. Israel (D-NY)
Sen. Kit Bond (R-MO)
Amytyville, New York
View earmark details 2009 Kershaw County, Camden, SC, for workforce training programs in partnership with Kershaw, Lee, and Central Carolina Technical College
$238,000 No additional sponsors indicated Camden, South Carolina Kershaw County, S.C.
View earmark details 2009 Joint Forces Headquarters
(Military Construction)
$28,000,000 President * Eastover, South Carolina U.S. Joint Forces Command
View earmark details 2009 Marion County Sheriffs Department Marion County Meth and Gang Intervention
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) Mullins, South Carolina Marion County (S.C.) Sheriff's Office
View earmark details 2009 Hydrogen Batteries for the Warfighter
$3,000,000 Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) Columbia, South Carolina
View earmark details 2009 Hull Humvee Protection Program
$2,000,000 Rep. Gresham Barrett (R-SC)
Rep. Henry Brown (R-SC)
Charleston, South Carolina
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