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View earmark details Rep. Bill Foster (-Illinois, 11th) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: George William Foster

 
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                     24 $9,581,000
With Other Members          6 $9,935,000
All Congressional                30 $19,516,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      30* $19,516,000*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 East Bank River Front and Bikeway Improvements, IL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$0 No additional sponsors indicated East Bank, Illinois
View earmark details 2010 Elgin Police Car Video Recording Replacement
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$460,000 No additional sponsors indicated Elgin, Illinois Elgin (Ill.) Police Department
View earmark details 2010 Campton Hills Police Mobile Patrol
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$25,000 No additional sponsors indicated Campton Hills, Illinois Campton Hills (Ill.) Police Department
View earmark details 2010 Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL for a training program to prepare instructors to work with visually impaired veterans, which may include scholarships
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$600,000 No additional sponsors indicated DeKalb, Illinois Northern Illinois University
View earmark details 2010 Hadron Particle Therapy
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Sen. Dick Durbin (-IL) DeKalb, Illinois Northern Illinois University
View earmark details 2010 Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL for the Health Careers Center of Excellence, including curriculum development and purchase of equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$100,000 Rep. Peter Roskam (-IL) Elgin, Illinois Elgin (Ill.) Community College
View earmark details 2010 Renovation and construction of a homeless resource center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Aurora, Illinois Public Action to Deliver Shelter Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Electrical substation relocation, brownfield remediation, and economic revitalization
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$300,000 No additional sponsors indicated Aurora, Illinois City of Aurora, Ill.
View earmark details 2010 Village of North Aurora Police Digital Radio Interoperability
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 No additional sponsors indicated North Aurora, Illinois Village of North Aurora, Ill.
View earmark details 2010 Pace transit infrastructure for Randall Road, Kane County, IL
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Kane County, Illinois
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