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Campaign Watch: The week in Oregon politics

by Miami Herald on 08/23/2014

Father doesn’t always know best

by FactCheck.org on 08/22/2014

Editorial: Meetings a chance for Congress to listen

by Omaha World-Herald on 08/21/2014

Midlands lawmakers high on list of top listeners in Congress

by Omaha World-Herald on 08/20/2014

Where are this year's earmarks
Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Alaska

* Earmarks requested by the president are not included in the member and state rankings to better reflect political power. This follows the methodology used by Taxpayers for Common Sense.
Fiscal Year(s) 2008-2010 No Total Amount
Congressional earmarks 367 $840,852,075
All earmarks 455* $1,933,618,075*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Bering Sea Crab Management and Research
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$300,000 Sen. Mark Begich (-AK)
Sen. Lisa Murkowski (-AK)
Alaska State of Alaska
View earmark details 2010 Chena River Lakes, AK
(Energy and Water)
$2,676,000 President (solo) * Chena River Lakes, Alaska
View earmark details 2010 Denali Commission
(Energy and Water)
$11,965,000 No sponsor indicated Alaska
View earmark details 2010 Denali Commission to support health projects and economic development activities for the arctic region under the Denali Commission Act of 1998
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$10,000,000 Rep. Don Young (-AK)
Sen. Mark Begich (-AK)
Sen. Lisa Murkowski (-AK)
...more
Alaska
View earmark details 2010 Denali Commission Transportation Program, AK
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$2,313,250 Sen. Mark Begich (-AK)
Sen. Lisa Murkowski (-AK)
Alaska
View earmark details 2010 FNSB Road and Bridge Improvements, AK
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,000,000 Sen. Lisa Murkowski (-AK) Alaska
View earmark details 2010 Katmai, replace failing infrastructure at Brooks Camp
(Interior)
$6,471,000 President (solo) * Alaska Katmai National Park and Preserve
View earmark details 2010 Matanuska River Watershed, AK
(Energy and Water)
$90,000 President (solo) * Alaska
View earmark details 2010 P-Net Ballistic Missile Technology
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Sen. Lisa Murkowski (-AK) Alaska Venture Ad Astra LLC
View earmark details 2010 Seal and Steller Sea Lion Biological Research
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$300,000 Sen. Mark Begich (-AK)
Sen. Lisa Murkowski (-AK)
Alaska State of Alaska
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