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View earmark details Sen. Bob Bennett (-Utah) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated
Alternate Name: Robert Foster Bennett

 
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                     98 $120,100,700
With Other Members          202 $413,239,750
All Congressional                300 $533,340,450
All Sponsored Earmarks      317* $938,076,450*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Pasture and Forage Research
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$187,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah Utah State University
View earmark details 2009 Chronic Wasting Disease Utah Department of Agriculture and Food
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$171,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah Utah Department of Agriculture and Food
View earmark details 2008 Collaborative Drug Safety Research at Critical Path Institute and University of Utah
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$559,000 President * Utah Critical Path Institute; University of Utah
View earmark details 2008 Joint U.S.-China Biotechnology Research and Extension
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$447,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah Utah State University
View earmark details 2008 Berryman Institute
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,117,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Utah Jack H. Berryman Institute; Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station
View earmark details 2008 Functional Genomics
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,192,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah Utah State University
View earmark details 2008 Drought Management
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$670,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah Utah State University
View earmark details 2008 High Performance Computing
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$559,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah Utah State University
View earmark details 2009 Water Quality, Utah Farm Bureau
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$236,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah Utah Farm Bureau Federation
View earmark details 2009 Utah Conservation Initiative, Utah
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$2,457,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah
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