Download a staff contact list
 Weekly Updates

LegiStorm is constantly adding new information on the people, places and reports in our database. In the past week, LegiStorm added:

  • 69 new people
  • 113 new organizations
  • 80 new photos
  • 493 job history records for people in our database
  • 134 education records for people in our database
  • 228 contact addresses, emails and URLs (LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.)
  • 11 new people through the revolving door
  • 56 new policy reports
  • 56 new trips to our privately funded travel database
  • 25 new personal financial disclosures
  • 47854 new tweets
  • 3691 new press releases
  • 122 new town halls
  • 18 new hearings

Finding Nick Ryan: The Case of the Mysterious Email

by Roll Call on 03/23/2015

Scalise passed on Selma to attend policy conference

by The Daily Advertiser (Lafayette, La.) on 03/20/2015

Scalise skipped Selma for conservative event

by The Hill on 03/19/2015

Steve Scalise skipped Selma march for posh conference

by Politico on 03/19/2015

Where are this year's earmarks
Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Charles Ernest Grassley

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                     32 $90,826,000
With Other Members          418 $915,211,306
All Congressional                450 $1,006,037,306
All Sponsored Earmarks      464* $1,090,438,306*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Peer Reviewed Ovarian Cancer Research Program
$10,000,000 alert Sen. Daniel Akaka (D-HI)
Sen. Evan Bayh (D-IN)
Sen. Joe Biden (D-DE)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 Upper Miss River - Illinois WW System, IL, IA, MN, MO
(Energy and Water)
$8,856,000 Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO)
Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-IA)
Rep. Kenny Hulshof (R-MO)
Illinois; Minnesota; Missouri
View earmark details 2009 Upper Miss River-Illinois WW System, IL, IA, MO, MN & WI
(Energy and Water)
$8,604,000 Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO)
Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-IA)
Rep. Bruce Braley (D-IA)
Illinois; Minnesota; Missouri; Wisconsin
View earmark details 2009 Arsenal Support Program Initiative-Rock Island
$8,500,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (D-IA)
Rep. Phil Hare (D-IL)
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL)
Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois
View earmark details 2010 Arsenal Support Program Initiative at Rock Island Arsenal
$7,600,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (D-IA)
Sen. Roland Wallace Burris (D-IL)
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL)
Rock Island, Illinois Quad City First
View earmark details 2008 National Rural Water Association
$7,580,000 alert Rep. Rodney Alexander (R-LA)
Rep. John E. Peterson (R-PA)
Rep. Todd Tiahrt (R-KS)
Various Locations National Rural Water Association
View earmark details 2010 Multi-Utility Materials for Future Combat Systems
$7,200,000 Rep. Corrine Brown (D-FL)
Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD)
Rep. Tom Latham (R-IA)
Iowa; South Dakota Florida A&M University; South Dakota School of Mines and Technology; Iowa State University
View earmark details 2008 Global Air Traffic Management for KC-135
$7,200,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (R-UT)
Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-NY)
Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Missouri River--Rulo to Mouth, IA, NE, KS & MO
(Energy and Water)
$6,500,000 President *
Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO)
Sen. Kit Bond (R-MO)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Kansas; Missouri; Nebraska
View earmark details 2009 Future Affordable Multi-Utility Materials for the Army Future Combat Systems
$6,400,000 Rep. Allen Boyd (D-FL)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Sen. John Thune (R-SD)
Tallahassee, Florida
478 results

Information provided by Taxpayers for Common Sense ( http://www.taxpayer.net/ )