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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Arlen Specter (-Pennsylvania) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated, Died, Oct. 14, 2012

 
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                     320 $80,626,500
With Other Members          530 $558,385,746
All Congressional                850 $639,012,246
All Sponsored Earmarks      864* $936,805,246*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Portable Mobile Emergency Broadband Systems (PMEBS)
(Defense)
$3,400,000 Rep. Jim Gerlach (-PA)
Rep. Joe Sestak (-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (-PA)
...more
Malvern, Pennsylvania Rajant Corp.
View earmark details 2008 Lackawanna River
(Energy and Water)
$3,218,000 Rep. Paul Kanjorski (-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (-PA)
Scranton, Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2010 Advanced Regenerative Medicine Therapies for Combat Injuries
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Mike Doyle (-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (-PA)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative
View earmark details 2010 Portable Mobile Emergency Broadband Systems
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Jim Gerlach (-PA)
Rep. Joe Sestak (-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (-PA)
...more
Malvern, Pennsylvania Rajant Corp.
View earmark details 2010 High Homogeneity Optical Glass
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Sen. Bob Casey (-PA) Duryea, Pennsylvania SCHOTT North America Inc.
View earmark details 2010 COTS Technology for Space Command and Control
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Jim Gerlach (-PA) Exton, Pennsylvania Analytical Graphics Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Navy Production Capacity Improvement Project
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Charlie Dent (-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (-PA)
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Lehigh Heavy Forge Corp.
View earmark details 2010 Ballistic armor research
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Charlie Dent (-PA) Allentown, Pennsylvania Air Products and Chemicals Inc.
View earmark details 2009 High Homogeneity Optical Glass
(Defense)
$3,200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 Ballistic Armor Research
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Charlie Dent (-PA) Allentown, Pennsylvania
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