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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 2009 City of Ellsworth for construction of a wastewater treatment plant
(Interior)
$375,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Ellsworth, Maine City of Ellsworth, Maine
View earmark details 2008 Groundline Exchange Program, to coordinate a Maine groundline exchange program providing financial assistance to lobstermen by enabling them to purchase "whale-safe" rope in exchange for their existing groundline, Gulf of Maine Lobster Foundation
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$376,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Maine
View earmark details 2008 Understanding Abrupt Global Change, for researchers to address relevant issues related to the range, magnitude, forcing, and predictability of abrupt climate change events, University of Maine
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$376,000 Rep. Tom Allen (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Orono, Maine
View earmark details 2009 Monson Utility District for existing wells and distribution mains improvements project
(Interior)
$425,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Maine
View earmark details 2010 Potato Integrated Pest Management, ME
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$450,000 Rep. Mike Michaud (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Maine; Orono, Maine University of Maine Cooperative Extension
View earmark details 2008 Community Counseling Center, Trauma Prevention and Treatment for At-Risk Youth
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$470,000 Rep. Tom Allen (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Portland, Maine
View earmark details 2009 Clean Fuel Buses
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Rep. Tom Allen (-ME)
Sen. Susan Collins (-ME)
Portland, Maine
View earmark details 2009 Town of Milo, ME for utility and infrastructure upgrades to the new Eastern Piscataquis Industrial Park
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Milo, Maine
View earmark details 2009 Town of Boothbay, ME for development of visitor and educational facilities and public access waterfront trails
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) Boothbay, Maine
View earmark details 2009 Improvements to US Route 1 for access to York County Community College, ME
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Sen. Susan Collins (-ME) York County, Maine
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