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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

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Challenger Learning Center of Northwest Indiana
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$750,000 No additional sponsors indicated Hammond, Indiana Challenger Learning Center of Northwest Indiana
View earmark details 2009 Crisis Center, Inc., for improvements to the Runaway and Homeless Youth Emergency Shelter at Alternative House
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$95,000 No additional sponsors indicated Gary, Indiana Crisis Center Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Town of Griffith Police Department for law enforcement equipment
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$225,000 No additional sponsors indicated Griffith, Indiana
View earmark details 2009 Town of Hebron Police Department for law enforcement equipment
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$50,000 No additional sponsors indicated Hebron, Indiana Hebron (Ind.) Police Department
View earmark details 2009 Town of Schererville, St. John, and Dyer Police Departments for law enforcement equipment
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Schererville, Indiana St. John (Ind.) Police Department; Dyer (Ind.) Police Department
View earmark details 2009 Valparaiso University for Meteorological Equipment
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$250,000 No additional sponsors indicated Valparaiso, Indiana Valparaiso University
View earmark details 2009 Gary YWCA for the expansion of the Ready 4 Work and Kids Cafe Programs
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$850,000 No additional sponsors indicated Gary, Indiana YWCA USA
View earmark details 2009 Bike and Pedestrian Trails
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Whiting, Indiana
View earmark details 2009 Compact Laser Terminal for Airborne Network Centric Warfare
(Defense)
$2,800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Wilmington, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2009 Critical Army Systems Cyber Attack Technology (CASCAT)
(Defense)
$1,200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Merrillville, Indiana
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