LegiStorm

   Download a staff contact list
 Weekly Updates

LegiStorm is constantly adding new information on the people, places and reports in our database. In the past week, LegiStorm added:

  • 54 new people
  • 32 new organizations
  • 179 new photos
  • 415 job history records for people in our database
  • 190 education records for people in our database
  • 220 contact addresses, emails and URLs (LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.)
  • 1 new person through the revolving door
  • 61 new policy reports
  • 48 new trips to our privately funded travel database
  • 36 new personal financial disclosures
  • 59177 new tweets
  • 4305 new press releases
  • 35 new town halls
  • 27 new hearings
 CAUGHT OUR EYE
 SOCIAL MEDIA

 DEVBLOG
 IN THE NEWS
Where are this year's earmarks
Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. John Thune (-South Dakota) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: John Randolph Thune

 
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                     17 $13,304,328
With Other Members          137 $340,269,050
All Congressional                154 $353,573,378
All Sponsored Earmarks      162* $526,411,378*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Ruminant Nutrition Consortium
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$466,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (-SD)
North Dakota; South Dakota; Wyoming
View earmark details 2009 South Dakota State University, technology-based economic development
(Financial Services)
$451,250 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (-SD)
South Dakota South Dakota State University
View earmark details 2008 Rosebud Sioux Tribe Criminal Justice System, for law enforcement, court, and detention equipment and operations.
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$446,500 Sen. Tim Johnson (-SD) South Dakota Rosebud Sioux Tribe
View earmark details 2008 International Arid Lands Consortium
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$427,000 Rep. Raúl Grijalva (-AZ)
Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Rep. Tim Johnson (-IL)
...more
Arizona International Arid Lands Consortium
View earmark details 2009 International Arid Lands Consortium, AZ
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$401,000 Rep. Raúl Grijalva (-AZ)
Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Rep. Tim Johnson (-IL)
...more
Arizona International Arid Lands Consortium
View earmark details 2010 International Arid Lands Consortium, AZ
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$401,000 Rep. Raúl Grijalva (-AZ)
Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Rep. Solomon Ortiz (-TX)
...more
Arizona
View earmark details 2010 Crop Integration and Production, SD
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$400,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (-SD)
South Dakota South Dakota State University
View earmark details 2009 Shielding Rocket Payloads
(Defense)
$400,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (-SD)
Rapid City, South Dakota
View earmark details 2010 Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Justice and Public Safety
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD) Fort Yates, North Dakota Standing Rock Sioux Tribe
View earmark details 2008 Improvised Explosive Device Simulation in Different Soils
(Defense)
$400,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (-SD)
Rapid City, South Dakota South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
166 results

Information provided by Taxpayers for Common Sense ( http://www.taxpayer.net/ )