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View earmark details Sen. Mary Landrieu (-Louisiana) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Mary Loretta Landrieu

 
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                     120 $125,441,250
With Other Members          398 $900,153,923
All Congressional                518 $1,025,595,173
All Sponsored Earmarks      568* $3,105,910,173*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 El Camino East/West Corridor
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Sen. David Vitter (-LA) Winnfield, Louisiana
View earmark details 2010 I-12 Interchange at LA-16, Denham Springs, LA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$633,100 No additional sponsors indicated Denham Springs, Louisiana
View earmark details 2010 Bossier Parish congestion relief plan
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$838,300 Sen. David Vitter (-LA) Bossier Parish, Louisiana
View earmark details 2010 Provision of technical assistance to a community regarding sustainable development, neighborhood revitalization, housing, and land use planning
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$974,000 No additional sponsors indicated Baton Rouge, Louisiana Center for Planning Excellence
View earmark details 2010 Acquisition of the multi-purpose center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$681,800 No additional sponsors indicated Ascension Parish, Louisiana Ascension Parish, La.
View earmark details 2008 Greater Ouachita Port and Intermodal Facility
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$490,000 Rep. Rodney Alexander (-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (-LA)
Louisiana
View earmark details 2009 I-10 Southwest Frontage Road Design and Construction (between LA 433 and US 190B), LA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$175,750 Rep. Steve Scalise (-LA) Louisiana
View earmark details 2010 Port of Alexandria rail spur
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$487,000 No additional sponsors indicated Alexandria, Louisiana City of Alexandria, La.
View earmark details 2008 Iberville Parish for construction of a visitors center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$98,000 Rep. Richard Baker (-LA) Iberville Parish, Louisiana Iberville Parish, La.
View earmark details 2009 Southern University Intermodal Transit Facility System, LA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Rep. Bill Jefferson (-LA) Louisiana Southern University and A&M College
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