LegiStorm

   Download a staff contact list
 Weekly Updates

LegiStorm is constantly adding new information on the people, places and reports in our database. In the past week, LegiStorm added:

  • 43 new people
  • 62 new organizations
  • 91 new photos
  • 393 job history records for people in our database
  • 155 education records for people in our database
  • 204 contact addresses, emails and URLs (LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.)
  • 4 new people through the revolving door
  • 43 new policy reports
  • 49 new trips to our privately funded travel database
  • 3 new personal financial disclosures
  • 47135 new tweets
  • 1130 new press releases
  • 50 new town halls
 CAUGHT OUR EYE
 SOCIAL MEDIA

 DEVBLOG
 IN THE NEWS
Campaign Watch: The week in Oregon politics

by Miami Herald on 08/23/2014

Father doesn’t always know best

by FactCheck.org on 08/22/2014

Editorial: Meetings a chance for Congress to listen

by Omaha World-Herald on 08/21/2014

Midlands lawmakers high on list of top listeners in Congress

by Omaha World-Herald on 08/20/2014

Where are this year's earmarks
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

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Intelligence Analyst Education and Training
(Defense)
$3,900,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) University, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Itawamba Community College, Fulton, MS for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$771,000 Rep. Travis Childers (-MS) Fulton, Mississippi Itawamba Community College (Miss.)
View earmark details 2009 Jackson County Board of Supervisors, Jackson County, MS for improvements and enhancements to the County's multi-purpose community arena in Vancleave
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$190,000 No additional sponsors indicated Jackson County, Mississippi Jackson County, Miss.
View earmark details 2009 Jackson Medical Mall for prevention programs for at-risk youth
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Jackson, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Jackson-Evers International Airport, Runway, Taxiway and Various Improvements, MS
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,781,250 Rep. Chip Pickering (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Mississippi Jackson-Evers International Airport
View earmark details 2009 Jobs for Mississippi Graduates, Inc., Jackson, MS, for Reaching Up for Success dropout prevention program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Jackson, Mississippi Jobs for Mississippi Graduates Inc.
View earmark details 2009 King's Daughters Regional Medical Center, Brookhaven, MS, for an electronic medical records system, including renovation and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$476,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Brookhaven, Mississippi King's Daughters Medical Center (Brookhaven, Miss.)
View earmark details 2009 Lake Whittington Weir, MS & AR
(Energy and Water)
$0 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Light Utility Helicopter
(Defense)
$32,600,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Lightweight Small Caliber Ammunition Production Initiative
(Defense)
$4,200,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Unknown Location
417 results

Information provided by Taxpayers for Common Sense ( http://www.taxpayer.net/ )