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by Topeka (Kan.) Capital-Journal on 12/21/2014

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by KXNews (Bismarck, N.D.) on 12/19/2014

Wife of Rep. Hudson now working for another lawmaker

by The Hill on 12/18/2014

Russia’s claim that 80 percent of Congress never traveled overseas

by Washington Post on 12/18/2014

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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 2010 Vicksburg Harbor, MS
(Energy and Water)
$519,000 President *
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Vicksburg, Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Greenville Harbor, MS
(Energy and Water)
$516,000 President *
Rep. Bennie Thompson (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Greenville Harbor, Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Mississippi Building Blocks, Ridgeland, MS, for establishment of a state-wide early childhood literacy program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Ridgeland, Mississippi Mississippi Building Blocks
View earmark details 2010 Jackson State University. Jackson, MS, for Mississippi Learning Institute to improve reading and literacy instruction
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Jackson, Mississippi Jackson State University
View earmark details 2009 The University of Southern Mississippi to build decision support tools related to flooding and/or storm surge that provide a 3D visulization for emergency management officals to plan, train, and coordinate relief efforts
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Hattiesburg, Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Mississippi Valley State University, Itta Bena, MS, for training and development at the Automated Identification Technology/Automatic Data Collection Program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Itta Bena, Mississippi Mississippi Valley State University
View earmark details 2010 City of Hattiesburg, MS, for renovations and replacement of buildings and equipment in a park in a blighted neighborhood
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Hattiesburg, Mississippi City of Hattiesburg, Miss.
View earmark details 2010 University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, for the development of a student retention initiative
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Hattiesburg, Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, for a relapse prevention program, including for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Hattiesburg, Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 JATRAN Fleet Replacement, MS
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Mississippi
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