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View earmark details Rep. Peter John Visclosky (-Indiana, 1st) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Names: Peter Visclosky, Pete Visclosky

 
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                     115 $167,476,271
With Other Members          40 $67,735,300
All Congressional                155 $235,211,571
All Sponsored Earmarks      163* $310,423,571*
Earmark Details Year

(asc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Northern Lake County, Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS)
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$376,000 No additional sponsors indicated Lake, Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Northwest Indiana Computational Grid at Notre Dame Purdue and Calumet Unversities
(Energy and Water)
$5,904,000 Sen. Dick Lugar (-IN) Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Notre Dame Geothermal Ionic Liquids Research
(Energy and Water)
$984,000 Sen. Dick Lugar (-IN) Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Optimal Placement of Unattended Sensors (OPUS)
(Defense)
$2,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Crown Point, Indiana Ultra Electronics, ProLogic Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Photo Catalytic Oxidation (PCO) Demonstration for Water Reuse
(Defense)
$2,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Crown Point, Indiana Advanced Concepts and Technologies International LLC
View earmark details 2008 Pilot Energy Cost Control Evaluation
(Energy and Water)
$1,476,000 No additional sponsors indicated Pennsylvania; West Virginia
View earmark details 2008 Porter County for sidewalks and streetscape improvements in the South Haven community
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$294,000 No additional sponsors indicated Porter, Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Program Engineering Interoperability Framework
(Defense)
$1,600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Washington, District of Columbia OST Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Purdue Calumet Inland Water Institute (IN)
(Energy and Water)
$492,000 No additional sponsors indicated Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Alternate Payload Bomb live Unit Munition
(Defense)
$2,240,000 Rep. Marty Meehan (-MA)
Rep. John Tierney (-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (-MA)
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