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View earmark details Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-New York, 9th) - Earmarks Requested
Resigned
Alternate Name: Anthony David Weiner

 
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                     16 $9,725,500
With Other Members          34 $24,547,871
All Congressional                50 $34,273,371
All Sponsored Earmarks      52* $35,399,371*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

(desc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Council of Peoples Organization, Brooklyn, NY for the Community Youth Program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$150,000 No additional sponsors indicated Brooklyn, New York Council of Peoples Organization
View earmark details 2009 Queens Borough Community College Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives, Bayside, NY for exhibits
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$33,000 Rep. Gary Ackerman (D-NY)
Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY)
Bayside, New York Queensborough Community College (Bayside, N.Y.)
View earmark details 2010 Make the Road New York, Brooklyn, NY for English language and economic literacy training in low-income, primarily immigrant communities
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$200,000 Rep. Nydia Velázquez (D-NY) Brooklyn, New York Make the Road New York (N.Y.)
View earmark details 2009 Sephardic Addiction and Family Education Foundation, Brooklyn, NY for its Addictive Behavior Family Preservation Program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$238,000 No additional sponsors indicated Brooklyn, New York Sephardic Addiction and Family Education Foundation
View earmark details 2009 Agudath Israel of America, Community Services, Inc., for a mentoring program for at-risk youth and children of prisoners
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$190,000 Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) New York, New York Agudath Israel of America Community Services Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Queens College, Flushing, NY for a math teacher preparation program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$190,000 Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) Flushing, New York Queens (N.Y.) College
View earmark details 2008 Fresh Start Job Training and Counseling Program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$430,000 No additional sponsors indicated Brooklyn, New York Agudath Israel of America Community Services Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Ohel Children's Home and Family Services, Brooklyn, NY for inpatient and outpatient mental health treatment services
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$550,000 Rep. Eliot Lance Engel (D-NY)
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY)
Rep. Ed Towns (D-NY)
...more
Brooklyn, New York Ohel Children's Home and Family Services
View earmark details 2008 Sephardic Angel Fund Financial Literacy & Business Youth Education Project
(Financial Services)
$282,000 Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) Brooklyn, New York
View earmark details 2009 Kingsborough Community College for the South Brooklyn Maritime Center for vocational training
(Financial Services)
$98,257 Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) Brooklyn, New York Kingsborough Community College (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
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