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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) Amount

(asc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Fish River Rural Health for construction, renovation and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Eagle Lake, Maine
View earmark details 2008 Jeremiah Cromwell Disabilities Center, for awareness training for students
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Portland, Maine Cromwell Center for Disabilities Awareness
View earmark details 2008 Maine Alliance for Arts Education, for the Complete Education for Rural Students project
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Augusta, Maine
View earmark details 2008 Maine Lighthouse Corp., for the Therapeutic Community for the Substance Abuse Treatment project
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Bar Harbor, Maine Maine Lighthouse Corp.
View earmark details 2008 Spurwink Services, to improve early detection, training, timely access and evaluating best practice models for child mental health services
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Rep. Tom Allen (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
New Gloucester, Maine
View earmark details 2008 Waldo County Preschool & Family Services, for the Maine early language and literacy initiative
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Belfast, Maine Broadreach Family and Community Services
View earmark details 2009 Herring Gut Learning Center, for science curriculum development for Maine students in grades 6-12
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Port Clyde, Maine
View earmark details 2010 Education programs including the purchase of equipment: Public-private Partnership to Improve Science Education through an Online Curriculum, Grades 7-12
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$100,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Bar Harbor, Maine Jackson Laboratory
View earmark details 2009 Marine Environmental Research Institute Seals as Sentinels
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$100,000 Rep. Tom Allen (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Blue Hill, Maine Marine Environmental Research Institute
View earmark details 2009 Gulf of Maine Lobster Foundation to provide economic relief to Maine lobstermen
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$100,000 Rep. Tom Allen (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Kennebunk, Maine Gulf of Maine Lobster Foundation
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