LegiStorm

   Download a staff contact list
 Weekly Updates

LegiStorm is constantly adding new information on the people, places and reports in our database. In the past week, LegiStorm added:

  • 43 new people
  • 62 new organizations
  • 91 new photos
  • 393 job history records for people in our database
  • 155 education records for people in our database
  • 204 contact addresses, emails and URLs (LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.)
  • 4 new people through the revolving door
  • 43 new policy reports
  • 49 new trips to our privately funded travel database
  • 3 new personal financial disclosures
  • 47135 new tweets
  • 1130 new press releases
  • 50 new town halls
 CAUGHT OUR EYE
 SOCIAL MEDIA

 DEVBLOG
 IN THE NEWS
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. 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) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Distributed, Networked, Unmanned Ground Systems
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Jim Matheson (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Draper, Utah VPI Engineering
View earmark details 2008 Wing Support Facility
(Military Construction)
$3,200,000 President *
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Hill AFB, Utah
View earmark details 2009 Chalk Creek South Fork #2
(Interior)
$3,100,000 Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT) Utah
View earmark details 2010 Highly Functional Neurally Controlled Skeletally Attached and Intelligent Prosthetic Devises
(Defense)
$3,040,000 No additional sponsors indicated Salt Lake City, Utah University of Utah
View earmark details 2009 Distributed Environment for Critical Infrastructure Decision-making Exercises, Multiple Locations
(Homeland Security)
$3,000,000 Rep. Rob Bishop (-UT)
Sen. Dean Heller (-NV)
Sen. Patrick Leahy (-VT)
...more
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Support Equipment for Time Critical Targeting, Senior Scout
(Defense)
$3,000,000 Sen. Mike Crapo (-ID)
Sen. Jim Risch (-ID)
Idaho Falls, Utah Sierra Nevada Corp.
View earmark details 2010 Distributed Environment for Critical Infrastructure Decisionmaking Exercises, multiple locations
(Homeland Security)
$3,000,000 Rep. Rob Bishop (-UT)
Sen. Patrick Leahy (-VT)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Life Science Test Facility Addition
(Military Construction)
$2,890,000 Rep. Rob Bishop (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Dugway Proving Ground, Utah
View earmark details 2008 Dugway Testing and Infrastructure Upgrade
(Defense)
$2,800,000 Rep. Rob Bishop (-UT)
Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Conductive Composites Nano-Materials Scale-Up Initiative
(Defense)
$2,800,000 Sen. Orrin Hatch (-UT) Utah Conductive Composites Co.
327 results

Information provided by Taxpayers for Common Sense ( http://www.taxpayer.net/ )