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Campaign Watch: The week in Oregon politics

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View earmark details Sen. Jeff Merkley (-Oregon) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Jeffrey Alan Merkley

 
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                     0 $0
With Other Members          104 $80,905,174
All Congressional                104 $80,905,174
All Sponsored Earmarks      114* $94,292,174*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 City of Hines Street Rehabilitation Project, OR
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$292,200 Sen. Ron Wyden (-OR) Hines, Oregon
View earmark details 2010 Ontario Oregon Railroad Underpass Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, OR
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$292,200 Sen. Ron Wyden (-OR) Ontario, Oregon
View earmark details 2010 Widen Hwy 99W between SPRR overpass and NW Circle Boulevard, OR
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$292,200 Sen. Ron Wyden (-OR) Oregon
View earmark details 2010 Northwest Center for Small Fruits, Corvallis, OR
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$275,000 Rep. Earl Blumenauer (-OR)
Rep. Doc Hastings (-WA)
Rep. Rick Larsen (-WA)
...more
Corvallis, Oregon
View earmark details 2010 Molluscan Shellfish, OR
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$253,000 Rep. Kurt Schrader (-OR)
Rep. David Wu (-OR)
Sen. Ron Wyden (-OR)
...more
Oregon
View earmark details 2010 Oak Street Extension, Schererville, IN
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$250,000 Rep. Peter John Visclosky (-IN)
Sen. Ron Wyden (-OR)
Schererville, Indiana
View earmark details 2010 Rail Safety Improvements, Tualatin, OR
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$250,000 Rep. David Wu (-OR)
Sen. Ron Wyden (-OR)
Tualatin, Oregon
View earmark details 2010 Oregon Institute of Technology, Klamath Falls, OR for purchase of equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$250,000 Rep. Greg Walden (-OR)
Rep. David Wu (-OR)
Sen. Ron Wyden (-OR)
...more
Klamath Falls, Oregon Oregon Institute of Technology
View earmark details 2010 Multi-commodity Research, OR
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$244,000 Rep. Peter DeFazio (-OR)
Rep. Kurt Schrader (-OR)
Rep. Greg Walden (-OR)
...more
Oregon
View earmark details 2010 Tualatin Valley Water Supply Feasibility Study
(Energy and Water)
$236,000 Rep. David Wu (-OR)
Sen. Ron Wyden (-OR)
Oregon
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