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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 2008 City of Oxford, for a substance abuse treatment program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$335,000 No additional sponsors indicated Oxford, Mississippi City of Oxford, Miss.
View earmark details 2008 PE4life, to establish a P.E. program in Mississippi, including purchase of equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$335,000 No additional sponsors indicated Kansas City, Missouri PE4life
View earmark details 2009 Seismic and Acoustic Technologies in Soils Sedimentation Laboratory, Oxford, MS
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$332,000 Rep. Travis Childers (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Oxford, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 City of Pascagoula for water and wastewater system improvements project
(Interior)
$300,000 No additional sponsors indicated Pascagoula, Mississippi City of Pascagoula, Miss.
View earmark details 2009 Zero to Threet Court Teams for Maltreated Infants and Toddlers
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$300,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Zero to Three
View earmark details 2010 Hinds County Board of Supervisors for planning and design of a centralized wastewater system
(Interior)
$300,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Hinds County, Mississippi Hinds County, Miss.
View earmark details 2010 Court Teams for Maltreated Infants and Toddlers
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$300,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Zero to Three
View earmark details 2009 N.A. Sandifer Highway, MS
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$299,250 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Rust College, to purchase equipment and digitize holdings
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$287,000 No additional sponsors indicated Holly Springs, Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS for strengthening partnerships between K-12 parents and their children's teachers, principals, superintendents and other school officials
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$287,000 No additional sponsors indicated Columbus, Mississippi Mississippi University for Women
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