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View earmark details Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Names: Kay Bailey, Kathyrn Ann Hutchison, Kathyrn Ann Bailey, Kathryn Ann Bailey Hutchison

 
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                     131 $116,173,400
With Other Members          267 $548,189,850
All Congressional                398 $664,363,250
All Sponsored Earmarks      516* $3,557,461,711*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(asc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Team Focus, Inc. to establish a youth mentoring program
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$94,000 Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) Morgan, Texas Team Focus Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Dairy and Meat Goat Research
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$94,000 No additional sponsors indicated Texas
View earmark details 2008 Houston Zoo, for educational programming
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 No additional sponsors indicated Houston, Texas Houston (Texas) Zoo Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Project ARRIBA, for workforce development in the West Texas region
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Rep. Silvestre Reyes (D-TX) El Paso, Texas
View earmark details 2009 Project ARRIBA, El Paso, TX, for workforce development and economic opportunities in the West Texas region
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) El Paso, Texas
View earmark details 2008 Arlington Chamber of Commerce for commercialization of technology, especially bio- and nano-technology at University of Texas Arlington
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$98,000 Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) Arlington, Texas Arlington (Texas) Chamber of Commerce
View earmark details 2010 Increasing Access to Substance Abuse Treatment Services for Texas Youth
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$100,000 Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX)
Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)
Dallas, Texas Phoenix House
View earmark details 2010 Cook Children's Medical Center, Fort Worth, TX, for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$100,000 No additional sponsors indicated Fort Worth, Texas Cook Children's Medical Center (Fort Worth, Texas)
View earmark details 2010 Project ARRIBA, El Paso, TX, for workforce development and economic opportunities in the West Texas region
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$100,000 Rep. Silvestre Reyes (D-TX)
Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)
El Paso, Texas Project ARRIBA
View earmark details 2010 Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX, for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$100,000 No additional sponsors indicated Houston, Texas Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital (Houston, Texas)
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