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View earmark details Rep. John Sarbanes (-Maryland, 3rd) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: John Peter Spyros Sarbanes

 
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                     6 $5,007,000
With Other Members          94 $192,766,550
All Congressional                100 $197,773,550
All Sponsored Earmarks      110* $355,516,550*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 National History Day for activities authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 alert Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (-GU)
Rep. Steve Cohen (-TN)
...more
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Morgan State University Estuarine Research Center Oyster Hatchery Economic Pilot Program
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. Elijah Cummings (-MD)
Rep. Steny Hoyer (-MD)
Sen. Ben Cardin (-MD)
...more
St Leonard, Maryland Morgan State University
View earmark details 2009 NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office for a network of environmental observation platforms
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. Thelma Drake (-VA)
Rep. Wayne Gilchrest (-MD)
Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
...more
Annapolis, Maryland National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Chesapeake Bay Office
View earmark details 2010 Chesapeake Bay Interpretive Buoy System
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. Mike Castle (-DE)
Rep. Frank Kratovil (-MD)
Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
...more
Annapolis, Maryland National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Chesapeake Bay Office
View earmark details 2010 Star Spangled Banner National Historic Trail
(Interior)
$500,000 Rep. Elijah Cummings (-MD)
Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Sen. Ben Cardin (-MD)
...more
Baltimore, Maryland Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development
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 2009 Agroecology/Chesapeake Bay Agro-ecology
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$499,000 Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (-MD)
Rep. Elijah Cummings (-MD)
Rep. Wayne Gilchrest (-MD)
...more
Maryland
View earmark details 2010 Construction, renovation, and equipment at the Maryland Food Bank
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$492,200 Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (-MD)
Rep. Elijah Cummings (-MD)
Rep. Frank Kratovil (-MD)
...more
Baltimore,, Maryland Maryland Food Bank
View earmark details 2008 MD 175 Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$490,000 Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Sen. Ben Cardin (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
...more
Anne Arundel, Maryland
View earmark details 2008 City of Baltimore for the Park Heights Partnership for Jobs
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$478,000 Rep. Elijah Cummings (-MD)
Sen. Ben Cardin (-MD)
Baltimore, Maryland City of Baltimore
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