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View earmark details Sen. Herb Kohl (-Wisconsin) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
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

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI for STEM curriculum development, and after-school programs
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$333,000 Rep. Gwen Moore (-WI) Milwaukee, Wisconsin Marquette University
View earmark details 2009 University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI, for a demonstration training program that prevents elder abuse and neglect
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$333,000 No additional sponsors indicated Oshkosh, Wisconsin University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
View earmark details 2009 Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc., to provide training, employment and supportive services, including for individuals with disabilities
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$333,000 Rep. Gwen Moore (-WI) Milwaukee, Wisconsin
View earmark details 2009 Milwaukee Public Schools, Milwaukee, WI, to strengthen the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math curriculum
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$333,000 No additional sponsors indicated Milwaukee, Wisconsin Milwaukee (Wis.) Public Schools
View earmark details 2009 City of Milwaukee, for environmental assessment, clean up activities, demolition of dilapidated buildings, and for renovation on Milwaukee's 30th Street Corridor
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$332,500 Rep. Gwen Moore (-WI) Milwaukee, Wisconsin City of Milwaukee, Wis.
View earmark details 2008 Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, for continued implementation of the WAICU Collaboration Project
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$330,000 Rep. Dave Obey (-WI) Madison, Wisconsin Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
View earmark details 2009 Pesticide Reduction on Vegetables, WI
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$329,000 No additional sponsors indicated Wisconsin
View earmark details 2010 Viterbo University, La Crosse, Wl, for facilities and equipment for the nursing school
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$300,000 No additional sponsors indicated La Crosse, Wisconsin Viterbo University
View earmark details 2009 Heart of the Valley Metropolitan Sewage District for wastewater system improvements
(Interior)
$300,000 Rep. Tom Petri (-WI) Wisconsin
View earmark details 2009 City of Waukesha for drinking water system improvements
(Interior)
$300,000 No additional sponsors indicated Waukesha, Wisconsin City of Waukesha, Wis.
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