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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Olympia Snowe (-Maine) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: Olympia Jean Boucles Snowe

 
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                     3 $1,100,000
With Other Members          200 $312,571,000
All Congressional                203 $313,671,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      209* $354,077,000*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Camp Ellis Restoration Project
(Energy and Water)
$243,000 Rep. Tom Allen (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Maine
View earmark details 2010 Career development for at-risk youth
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$200,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Augusta, Maine Jobs for Maine's Graduates Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Cellulose Nanocomposite Panels for Enhanced Blast and Ballistic Protection
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Rep. Tom Allen (-ME)
Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
...more
Orono, Maine
View earmark details 2010 Cellulose Nanocomposites Panels for Ballistic Protection
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Rep. Chellie Pingree (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
...more
Orono, Maine University of Maine (Orono)
View earmark details 2009 Center for Civic Education for two programs - We the People and Cooperative Education Exchange - that are authorized in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act as part of the Civic Education program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$25,095,000 alert Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Mike Arcuri (-NY)
Rep. Xavier Becerra (-CA)
...more
California Center for Civic Education
View earmark details 2008 Central Maine Community College for a training program in precision metalworking and machine tool technology
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$192,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Auburn, Maine Central Maine Community College
View earmark details 2008 Central Maine Community College, nursing education expansion and outreach
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$102,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Auburn, Maine Central Maine Community College
View earmark details 2010 Charles A. Dean Memorial Hospital and Nursing Home, Greenville, ME, for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$250,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Greenville, Maine Charles A. Dean Memorial Hospital and Nursing Home (Greenville, Maine)
View earmark details 2008 City of Bangor, for ongoing efforts to redevelop the Bangor Waterfront
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$257,250 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Bangor, Maine City of Bangor, Maine
View earmark details 2008 City of Brewer, for a redevelopment project on the site of the former Eastern Fine Paper Mill
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$257,250 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Brewer, Maine City of Brewer, Maine
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