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View earmark details Rep. Tim Walberg (-Michigan, 7th) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Timothy Lee Walberg

 
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                     4 $2,838,000
With Other Members          38 $31,224,000
All Congressional                42 $34,062,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      44* $40,312,000*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Multi Climate Protection System [MCPS]
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. Paul Hodes (-NH)
Rep. Marty Meehan (-MA)
Sen. Judd Gregg (-NH)
...more
Lansing, Michigan; Hudson, New Hampshire Polartec LLC; Peckham Inc.
View earmark details 2009 High-Pressure Mobile Water Delivery System
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Dexter, Michigan
View earmark details 2009 Cold Weather Layering System (CWLS)
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Rep. Paul Hodes (-NH)
Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (-NH)
Rep. Niki Tsongas (-MA)
...more
Lansing, Michigan; Hudson, New Hampshire
View earmark details 2009 Advanced Drivetrains for Enhanced Mobility and Safety
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Fred Upton (-MI)
Sen. Debbie Stabenow (-MI)
Marshall, Michigan
View earmark details 2009 Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, Second Barrier
(Energy and Water)
$500,000 President *
Rep. John Conyers (-MI)
Rep. John Dingell (-MI)
Rep. Vern Ehlers (-MI)
...more
Illinois
View earmark details 2009 Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, Dispersal Barrier
(Energy and Water)
$5,750,000 President *
Rep. John Conyers (-MI)
Rep. John Dingell (-MI)
Rep. Vern Ehlers (-MI)
...more
Illinois
View earmark details 2009 Great Lakes Fishery and Ecosystem Restoration
(Energy and Water)
$2,157,000 Rep. Melissa Bean (-IL)
Rep. John Conyers (-MI)
Rep. John Dingell (-MI)
...more
Michigan
View earmark details 2009 Great Lakes Remedial Action Plans (Rap)
(Energy and Water)
$1,195,000 Rep. John Conyers (-MI)
Rep. John Dingell (-MI)
Rep. Vern Ehlers (-MI)
...more
Michigan
View earmark details 2008 Great Lakes Fisheries Resource Office, Fish Mass Marking Equipment
(Interior)
$1,723,000 Rep. John Conyers (-MI)
Rep. John Dingell (-MI)
Rep. Vern Ehlers (-MI)
...more
Michigan
View earmark details 2009 Reading is Fundamental authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$24,803,000 alert Rep. Neil Abercrombie (-HI)
Rep. Rob Andrews (-NJ)
Rep. Mike Arcuri (-NY)
...more
Washington, District of Columbia
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