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View earmark details Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated, Died, Aug. 9, 2010
Alternate Name: Theodore Fulton Stevens

 
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                     172 $549,060,750
With Other Members          27 $144,268,000
All Congressional                199 $693,328,750
All Sponsored Earmarks      208* $760,998,750*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Bering Straits Native Corporation, funds will be used for the construction and expansion of the site pad for the quarry
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$551,250 No additional sponsors indicated Nome, Alaska Bering Straits Native Corp.
View earmark details 2008 Barrow Coastal Storm Damage Reduction
(Energy and Water)
$394,000 No additional sponsors indicated Alaska
View earmark details 2008 Alaska Native Educational Equity
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$33,315,000 No additional sponsors indicated Alaska
View earmark details 2008 Automotive Research Equipment Purchase
(Defense)
$1,600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 Atka Boat Harbor
(Energy and Water)
$0 No additional sponsors indicated Alaska
View earmark details 2008 Alaska National Guard Counter-Drug Program
(Defense)
$2,500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Alaska Alaska National Guard
View earmark details 2008 Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired, partnership with the Lions Club to expand low vision services to Alaskans
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$239,000 No additional sponsors indicated Anchorage, Alaska Alaska Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired; Lions Club International District 49A
View earmark details 2008 Assisting smaller fisheries-dependent coastal communities, funds will be used to assist the smaller fisheries-dependent coastal communities of the Gulf of Alaska with the regulatory process by participating on research boards, and developing management plans, Gulf of Alaska Coastal Communities Coalition
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$188,000 Rep. Don Young (R-AK) Alaska
View earmark details 2008 ARSC
(Defense)
$4,000,000 Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) Alaska Arctic Region Supercomputing Center
View earmark details 2008 Alaska Multiple Sclerosis Center, for multiple sclerosis related activities
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$143,000 No additional sponsors indicated Anchorage, Alaska Alaska Multiple Sclerosis Center (Anchorage)
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