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View earmark details Rep. Rob Wittman (-Virginia, 1st) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Robert Joseph Wittman

 
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                     15 $6,948,000
With Other Members          34 $51,474,500
All Congressional                49 $58,422,500
All Sponsored Earmarks      49* $58,422,500*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Hampton Roads Transit Bus Acquisition, Hampton, VA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,450,000 Rep. Glenn Nye (-VA)
Rep. Bobby Scott (-VA)
Hampton, Virginia
View earmark details 2009 US Route 1/ VA Route 619 Traffic Circle/Interchange, at the entrance of USMC Quantico Marine Corps Base, Prince William County, VA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,187,500 Sen. John William Warner (-VA)
Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
Prince William County, Virginia
View earmark details 2009 FEL Capabilities for Aerospace Microfabrication
(Defense)
$1,120,000 No additional sponsors indicated Newport News, Virginia
View earmark details 2010 Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission Western Maintenance Facility, VA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,000,000 Rep. Gerry Connolly (-VA)
Sen. Mark Warner (-VA)
Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
...more
Virginia
View earmark details 2009 Chesapeake Bay Gateways
(Interior)
$1,000,000 Rep. Steny Hoyer (-MD)
Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (-MD)
Sen. Ben Cardin (-MD)
...more
Virginia
View earmark details 2009 Onville Road Intersection and Road-Widening Project, Prince William County, VA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$950,000 No additional sponsors indicated Prince William County, Virginia
View earmark details 2009 Little Wicomico River, VA
(Energy and Water)
$870,000 No additional sponsors indicated Virginia
View earmark details 2010 Aerospace Laser Micro Engineering Station
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Glenn Nye (-VA)
Rep. Bobby Scott (-VA)
Newport News, Virginia Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
View earmark details 2009 Over-the-Harizon Vessel Tracking
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Bobby Scott (-VA) Virginia
View earmark details 2009 An Achievable Dream Academy
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$700,000 Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
Rep. Bobby Scott (-VA)
Newport News, Virginia An Achievable Dream Inc.
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