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View earmark details Sen. Mazie Hirono (-Hawaii) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Mazie Keiko Hirono

 
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                     21 $10,406,000
With Other Members          166 $331,077,192
All Congressional                187 $341,483,192
All Sponsored Earmarks      202* $526,385,192*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Strengthening Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions Programs for activities authorized under the Higher Education Act
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$15,084,000 President *
Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Mike Honda (-CA)
Rep. Don Young (-AK)
...more
Hawaii
View earmark details 2010 Teach for America as authorized under the Higher Education Act
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$18,000,000 President *
Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Shelley Berkley (-NV)
Rep. Mike Capuano (-MA)
...more
Various Locations Teach for America
View earmark details 2010 Pacific Basin Agricultural Research Center Staffing, Hilo, HI
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$700,000 Sen. Daniel Akaka (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Hilo, Hawaii
View earmark details 2010 Pacific Basin Agricultural Research Center, Hilo, HI
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$5,000,000 Sen. Daniel Akaka (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Hilo, Hawaii
View earmark details 2010 Agricultural Development and Resource Conservation, Hawaii RC&D Councils, HI
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,400,000 Sen. Daniel Akaka (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Hawaii
View earmark details 2010 Agricultural Diversification, HI
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$153,000 Sen. Daniel Akaka (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Hawaii University of Hawaii System
View earmark details 2009 Arc of Hilo, for construction of the Employment Training Services and Client Support Services Community Center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$190,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI) Hilo, Hawaii The Arc of Hilo
View earmark details 2009 University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program County of Hawaii Coastal Land Use Extension Project
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$115,000 No additional sponsors indicated Honolulu, Hawaii University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program
View earmark details 2009 International Pacific Research Center, University of Hawaii to conduct systematic and reliable climatographic research of the Pacific region
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,750,000 Sen. Daniel Akaka (-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI)
Honolulu, Hawaii International Pacific Research Center
View earmark details 2009 Oceanic Institute for research to make marine finfish culture technologies economically viable for commercial operation
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$750,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (-HI) Waimanalo, Hawaii Oceanic Institute
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