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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 Rep. Steve Rothman (-New Jersey, 9th) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated
Alternate Name: Steven R. Rothman

 
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                     34 $28,137,000
With Other Members          134 $177,996,850
All Congressional                168 $206,133,850
All Sponsored Earmarks      180* $606,584,850*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 National Guard Global Education Program
(Defense)
$400,000 Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Teaneck, New Jersey
View earmark details 2009 Medical Errors Reduction Initiative
(Defense)
$400,000 Rep. Scott Garrett (-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
...more
Ridgewood, New Jersey
View earmark details 2010 Construction at and remediation of a brownfield and development of a mixed-use community
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$400,000 Rep. Don Payne (-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
...more
Jersey City, New Jersey Jersey City, N.J.
View earmark details 2010 New Jersey Regional Youth Development Program
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 Rep. Frank Pallone (-NJ)
Rep. Don Payne (-NJ)
Rep. Albio Sires (-NJ)
...more
Berkley Heights, New Jersey USA Swimming Foundation
View earmark details 2008 Bergen County, NJ Countywide Interoperable Communication System
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$394,800 Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Bergen, New Jersey Bergen County, N.J.
View earmark details 2009 Kapkowski Road Transportation Planning Area/North Avenue Corridor, NJ
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$380,000 No additional sponsors indicated New Jersey
View earmark details 2009 County of Hudson, for transformation of the former Koppers Coke site in Kearny into a two million square foot industrial park that includes warehousing and distribution space
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$380,000 Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Hudson, New Jersey Hudson County, N.J.
View earmark details 2008 Hackensack Meadowlands
(Energy and Water)
$372,000 Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
New Jersey
View earmark details 2009 County of Essex, for Workshops on How to Succeed Business Enterprises in Business in the Public Sector for Small, Women and Minority
(Financial Services)
$359,300 Rep. Bill Pascrell (-NJ)
Rep. Albio Sires (-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-NJ)
...more
Essex County, New Jersey Essex County, N.J.
View earmark details 2010 Palisades Medical Center, North Bergen, NJ for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$350,000 Rep. Albio Sires (-NJ) North Bergen, New Jersey Palisades Medical Center (North Bergen, N.J.)
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