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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Frank Lautenberg (-New Jersey) - Earmarks Requested
Died in Office, June 3, 2013
Alternate Name: Frank Raleigh Lautenberg

 
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                     13 $2,845,650
With Other Members          645 $758,171,248
All Congressional                658 $761,016,898
All Sponsored Earmarks      683* $1,352,891,893*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Brigantine Inlet to Great Egg Harbor Inlet, Brigantine Island, NJ
(Energy and Water)
$80,000 Rep. Frank LoBiondo (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Brigantine, New Jersey
View earmark details 2008 Brookdale Community College for a Student Success Center in Asbury Park, NJ which may include equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$239,000 Rep. Frank Pallone (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Lincroft, New Jersey Brookdale Community College (N.J.)
View earmark details 2010 Building a Unified Information Framework
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Rob Andrews (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Camden, New Jersey Drakontas LLC
View earmark details 2009 Burlington County College Mount Laurel Challenger Learning Center
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,500,000 Rep. Jim Saxton (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Mount Laurel, New Jersey Burlington County (N.J.) College
View earmark details 2008 Bus Shuttle Project for Seniors
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$392,000 Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ) New Jersey
View earmark details 2010 Caldwell College, Caldwell, NJ for curriculum development, including purchase of equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$550,000 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Caldwell, New Jersey Caldwell College
View earmark details 2009 Caldwell College, for an Autism Teacher Doctorate Program at the Center for Excellence in Teaching, which may include equipment for distance learning activities
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$238,000 Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ) Caldwell, New Jersey Caldwell College
View earmark details 2009 Caldwell College, to establish a doctoral program in Applied Behavioral Analysis to prepare students for leadership roles in developmental services, special education and mental health
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$238,000 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (-NJ)
Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ)
Caldwell, New Jersey Caldwell College
View earmark details 2008 Camden County, emergency communication hardware and software upgrades
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$446,500 Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ) Camden, New Jersey Camden County, N.J.
View earmark details 2008 Camden County, to purchase, equip, and staff a mobile health van.
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$325,000 Sen. Bob Menéndez (-NJ) Camden, New Jersey Camden County, N.J.
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