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by Omaha World-Herald on 08/20/2014

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Fiscal Year(s)

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

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Enhancement for the Intermountain Center for River Restoration and Rehabilitation (UT)
(Energy and Water)
$600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah
View earmark details 2010 Berryman Institute, Jack Berryman Institute Utah and Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Experiment Station
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,500,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Utah
View earmark details 2010 Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
(Interior)
$1,300,000 President *
Rep. Rob Bishop (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Utah U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
View earmark details 2010 Bayview Gas to Energy Project (UT)
(Energy and Water)
$1,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah
View earmark details 2010 Army National Guard Unit History Records
(Defense)
$4,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah StoryRock Electronic Publishing
View earmark details 2010 Hypercast R&D Funding for Vehicle Energy Efficiency (CO)
(Energy and Water)
$750,000 No additional sponsors indicated Colorado
View earmark details 2010 High Performance Computing, UT
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$263,000 No additional sponsors indicated Utah
View earmark details 2010 State Courts Improvement Initiative
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. Rob Bishop (-UT)
Rep. John Carter (-TX)
Rep. Charlie Gonzalez (-TX)
...more
Williamsburg, Virginia National Center for State Courts
View earmark details 2010 Electronic Motion Actuation Systems
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Rob Bishop (-UT)
Rep. Heath Shuler (-NC)
Sen. Sherrod Brown (-OH)
...more
Utah Moog Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Draper Light Rail, UT
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$10,000,000 Rep. Jim Matheson (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Utah
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