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Campaign Watch: The week in Oregon politics

by Miami Herald on 08/23/2014

Father doesn’t always know best

by FactCheck.org on 08/22/2014

Editorial: Meetings a chance for Congress to listen

by Omaha World-Herald on 08/21/2014

Midlands lawmakers high on list of top listeners in Congress

by Omaha World-Herald on 08/20/2014

Where are this year's earmarks
Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Patrick Leahy (-Vermont) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Patrick Joseph Leahy

 
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                     181 $182,074,385
With Other Members          104 $199,199,250
All Congressional                285 $381,273,635
All Sponsored Earmarks      294* $440,432,635*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 BOQ Add/Alt
(Military Construction)
$1,996,000 Rep. Peter Welch (-VT)
Sen. Bernie Sanders (-VT)
Ethan Allen Range, Vermont
View earmark details 2008 Multipurpose Machine Gun Range - Ethan Allen Range
(Military Construction)
$1,996,000 Sen. Bernie Sanders (-VT) Jericho, Vermont
View earmark details 2008 Silvio Conte National Wildlife Refuge
(Interior)
$1,969,000 President *
Rep. Joe Courtney (-CT)
Rep. Paul Hodes (-NH)
Rep. John Olver (-MA)
...more
Massachusetts; New Hampshire; Vermont
View earmark details 2010 Chittenden County Transportation Authority Buses, Equipment, and Facilities, Including Downtown Burlington Transit Center Design, VT
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,948,000 Rep. Peter Welch (-VT)
Sen. Bernie Sanders (-VT)
Burlington, Vermont Chittenden County (Vt.) Transportation Authority
View earmark details 2010 Child Abuse Training Programs for Judicial Personnel: Victims Act Model Courts Project
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,875,000 Sen. Harry Reid (-NV)
Rep. Shelley Berkley (-NV)
Rep. John Conyers (-MI)
...more
Reno, Nevada National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
View earmark details 2009 Eden Forest
(Interior)
$1,800,000 Rep. Peter Welch (-VT)
Sen. Bernie Sanders (-VT)
Vermont
View earmark details 2009 National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges Judicial Education, Research & Technical Assistance
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,800,000 alert Sen. Jack Reed (-RI)
Sen. Harry Reid (-NV)
Rep. John Conyers (-MI)
...more
Reno, Nevada National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
View earmark details 2009 Westminster Zero Range
(Military Construction)
$1,789,000 Sen. Bernie Sanders (-VT) Westminster TS, Vermont
View earmark details 2008 Vermont Housing and Conservation Board, for affordable housing and community development linked with land conservation and historic preservation
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,707,160 No additional sponsors indicated Vermont Vermont Housing and Conservation Board
View earmark details 2010 Counterterrorism and Cybercrime Center, Norwich University, Northfield, VT
(Homeland Security)
$1,700,000 No additional sponsors indicated Northfield, Vermont
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