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View earmark details Sen. Herb Kohl (D-Wisconsin) - Earmarks Requested
Alternate Name: Herbert H. Kohl

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                     154 $158,097,560
With Other Members          158 $246,128,850
All Congressional                312 $404,226,410
All Sponsored Earmarks      322* $463,505,410*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Development of Specialty Markets
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,862,000 No additional sponsors indicated Wisconsin Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection
View earmark details 2008 Two Rivers Harbor
(Energy and Water)
$1,860,000 Rep. Tom Petri (R-WI) Wisconsin
View earmark details 2008 County Highway C Road Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,715,000 Rep. Dave Obey (D-WI) Bayfield, Wisconsin
View earmark details 2009 Botulinum Neurotoxin Research
$1,600,000 Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) Madison, Wisconsin
View earmark details 2008 Advanced Manufacture of Lightweight Materials and Components
$1,600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Tactical Booster for Mobile Network Centric Warfare
$1,600,000 Rep. Dave Obey (D-WI) Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
View earmark details 2010 RDT&E for the Family of Heavy Tactical Vehicles (FHTV)
$1,600,000 Rep. Steve Kagen (D-WI) Oshkosh, Wisconsin Oshkosh Corp.
View earmark details 2010 Technologies for Military Equipment Replenishment
$1,600,000 Rep. Dave Obey (D-WI) Grantsburg, Wisconsin McNally Industries LLC
View earmark details 2010 LSD-41/49 siesel engine low load upgrade kit
$1,600,000 Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) Beloit, Wisconsin Fairbanks Morse Engine
View earmark details 2008 Revolutionary Self Sealing Plastic Enclosures for Military Batteries
$1,600,000 Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI) Hudson, Wisconsin Phillips Plastics Corp.
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