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View earmark details Sen. Richard Shelby (-Alabama) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Richard Craig Shelby

 
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                     202 $426,234,050
With Other Members          235 $496,533,900
All Congressional                437 $922,767,950
All Sponsored Earmarks      451* $1,315,957,950*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 ALS Therapy Development for Gulf War Research
(Defense)
$1,200,000 Rep. Henry Brown (-SC)
Rep. Mike Capuano (-MA)
Sen. Lindsey Graham (-SC)
...more
Cambridge, Massachusetts ALS Therapy Development Institute
View earmark details 2009 Alternate Fuel for Cement Processing
(Energy and Water)
$1,427,250 No additional sponsors indicated Alabama
View earmark details 2008 Alternate Fuel for Cement Processing at Auburn University
(Energy and Water)
$1,476,000 No additional sponsors indicated Alabama Auburn University
View earmark details 2008 American Village Citizenship Trust, Montevallo, Al, for character programs in at-risk areas
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$329,000 No additional sponsors indicated Montevallo, Alabama American Village Citizenship Trust
View earmark details 2008 Anniston Army Depot Industrial Efficiencies
(Defense)
$1,200,000 Sen. Jeff Sessions (-AL) Anniston, Alabama
View earmark details 2008 Apalachicola, Chattahoochee, and Flint Rivers
(Energy and Water)
$2,852,000 No additional sponsors indicated Florida; Georgia
View earmark details 2008 Aquatic Genomics and Biosecurity Research, to serve as a system for early detection and warnings for pathogens and other contaminants in our aquatic environments, Auburn University
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$940,000 No additional sponsors indicated Auburn, Alabama
View earmark details 2008 Arab City Schools for technology upgrades
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$192,000 Rep. Robert Aderholt (-AL) Arab, Alabama Arab (Ala.) City Schools
View earmark details 2009 Army Aviation-Automatic Identification Technology Life Cycle Asset
(Defense)
$2,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Army Aviation Weapon Technology
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Robert Aderholt (-AL)
Rep. Mike Rogers (-AL)
Huntsville, Alabama
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