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

View earmark details Sen. Chuck Grassley (-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

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Peer Reviewed Ovarian Cancer Research Program
(Defense)
$10,000,000 alert Sen. Daniel Akaka (-HI)
Sen. Evan Bayh (-IN)
Sen. Joe Biden (-DE)
...more
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 (-MO)
Rep. Leonard Boswell (-IA)
Rep. Kenny Hulshof (-MO)
...more
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 (-MO)
Rep. Leonard Boswell (-IA)
Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
...more
Illinois; Minnesota; Missouri; Wisconsin
View earmark details 2009 Arsenal Support Program Initiative-Rock Island
(Defense)
$8,500,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
Rep. Phil Hare (-IL)
Sen. Dick Durbin (-IL)
...more
Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois
View earmark details 2010 Arsenal Support Program Initiative at Rock Island Arsenal
(Defense)
$7,600,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
Sen. Roland Wallace Burris (-IL)
Sen. Dick Durbin (-IL)
...more
Rock Island, Illinois Quad City First
View earmark details 2008 National Rural Water Association
(Interior)
$7,580,000 alert Rep. Rodney Alexander (-LA)
Rep. John E. Peterson (-PA)
Rep. Todd Tiahrt (-KS)
...more
Various Locations National Rural Water Association
View earmark details 2010 Multi-Utility Materials for Future Combat Systems
(Defense)
$7,200,000 Rep. Corrine Brown (-FL)
Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Rep. Tom Latham (-IA)
...more
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
(Defense)
$7,200,000 Sen. Bob Bennett (-UT)
Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (-NY)
Sen. John Cornyn (-TX)
...more
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 (-MO)
Sen. Kit Bond (-MO)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Kansas; Missouri; Nebraska
View earmark details 2009 Future Affordable Multi-Utility Materials for the Army Future Combat Systems
(Defense)
$6,400,000 Rep. Allen Boyd (-FL)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
Sen. John Thune (-SD)
...more
Tallahassee, Florida
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