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View earmark details Sen. Trent Lott (-Mississippi) - Earmarks Requested
Resigned
Alternate Name: Chester Trent Lott Sr.

 
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                     14 $34,848,000
With Other Members          68 $276,105,500
All Congressional                82 $310,953,500
All Sponsored Earmarks      82* $310,953,500*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Gulfport-Biloxi Airport, taxiway construction and rehabilitation, noise mitigation
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,960,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Mississippi Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
View earmark details 2008 C3T CDSOS (Cross Domain Strategic and Operational Solution)
(Defense)
$1,680,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 Martin Bluff Road
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,666,000 No additional sponsors indicated Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Copper Air Quality Program
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Jerry Costello (-IL)
Rep. Dave Loebsack (-IA)
Rep. Ed Whitfield (-KY)
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East Alton, Illinois; Franklin, Kentucky Olin Corp.; Luvata Franklin Inc.; Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center
View earmark details 2008 Ultra Light UAV Sensor Platform (ULSP)
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
University, Mississippi Mississippi State University
View earmark details 2008 CG(X) Modular Launch System
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Anna Eshoo (-CA) Sunnyvale, California Northrop Grumman Naval and Marine Systems Division
View earmark details 2008 Advanced Communications Intelligence (COMINT)
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS) Oxford, Mississippi Planning Systems Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Technologies for Metabolic Monitoring (TMM)
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
New York, New York JDRF International
View earmark details 2008 Blast and Impact Resistant Composite Structures for Navy Ships
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
University, Mississippi University of Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 High Performance Computational Design of Novel Materials
(Defense)
$1,520,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Unknown Location
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