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View earmark details Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Iowa, 1st) - Earmarks Requested
Ran for Senate
Alternate Name: Bruce Lowell Braley

 
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                     5 $1,101,500
With Other Members          77 $113,078,930
All Congressional                82 $114,180,430
All Sponsored Earmarks      84* $134,525,430*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Student Business Incubator at the University of Northern Iowa
(Financial Services)
$500,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Cedar Falls, Iowa University of Northern Iowa
View earmark details 2008 The City of Davenport for water system improvement
(Interior)
$492,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Davenport, Iowa City of Davenport, Iowa
View earmark details 2008 Scott Community College Campus Access Road
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$490,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) Davenport, Iowa
View earmark details 2009 19th Avenue North Extension Project
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Clinton, Iowa
View earmark details 2008 Loras College, for a literacy program with the Dubuque elementary schools
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$430,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Dubuque, Iowa Loras College
View earmark details 2009 Allen Memorial Hospital, for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$428,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Waterloo, Iowa Allen Hospital (Waterloo, Iowa)
View earmark details 2008 Ag-based Industrial Lubricants
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$405,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Iowa
View earmark details 2010 Ag-Based Industrial Lubricants, IA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$405,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Iowa
View earmark details 2010 Clarke College, Dubuque, IA for its Doctor of Nurse Practitioner program, which may include equipment, technology and scholarships
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$400,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Dubuque, Iowa Clarke College
View earmark details 2010 University of Dubuque, Dubuque, IA, for equipment and technology for its aviation degree program
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$400,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Dubuque, Iowa University of Dubuque (Iowa)
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