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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Roger Wicker (-Mississippi) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Roger Frederick Wicker

 
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                     29 $26,335,000
With Other Members          354 $1,551,324,800
All Congressional                383 $1,577,659,800
All Sponsored Earmarks      410* $1,817,130,184*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Enhanced Simulation for 10 Capabilities
(Defense)
$5,120,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Silicon Carbide Electronics Material Producability Initiative
(Defense)
$5,040,000 Rep. Gregg Harper (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
New Jersey Wide Band Gap Materials
View earmark details 2009 National Council on Economic Education for the Cooperative Education Exchange program, which is authorized in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act as part of the Civic Education Program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$5,019,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Mike Arcuri (-NY)
Rep. Xavier Becerra (-CA)
...more
New York, New York Council for Economic Education
View earmark details 2010 National Institute for Undersea Science and Technology
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$5,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Oxford, Mississippi University of Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Orion High Altitude Long Loiter (HALL) UAV
(Defense)
$5,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Columbus, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 MQ-5B Hunter UAV
(Defense)
$5,000,000 Rep. Chip Pickering (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Redstone Arsenal, Alabama
View earmark details 2009 CVN Propeller Replacement Program
(Defense)
$5,000,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Pascagoula, Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Special Operations Craft-Riverine
(Defense)
$5,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Gulfport, Mississippi U.S. Marine Inc.
View earmark details 2009 University of Mississippi to integrate biotechnology and undersea technology development with cutting edge research for the advancement of marine science and discovering new products from the sea
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$5,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Oxford, Mississippi University of Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Yazoo Basin - Yazoo Backwater, MS
(Energy and Water)
$5,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Mississippi
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