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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Alabama

* 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 728 $1,040,840,677
All earmarks 761* $1,538,956,677*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

(asc)

Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 University of South Alabama, for renovation and equipment.
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$486,000 Rep. Artur Genestre Davis (-AL)
Sen. Jeff Sessions (-AL)
Mobile, Alabama University of South Alabama
View earmark details 2009 University of South Alabama for youth mentoring and domestic violence prevention programs
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 Sen. Richard Shelby (-AL) Mobile, Alabama University of South Alabama
View earmark details 2008 University of South Alabama , Mobile, Al, for domestic violence reduction programs
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$329,000 Sen. Richard Shelby (-AL) Mobile, Alabama University of South Alabama
View earmark details 2010 University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$2,500,000 Rep. Jo Bonner (-AL)
Sen. Jeff Sessions (-AL)
Mobile, Alabama University of South Alabama
View earmark details 2010 University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, for health information systems including equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$100,000 Sen. Jeff Sessions (-AL) Mobile, Alabama University of South Alabama
View earmark details 2009 University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL lor facilities and equipment at the Mitchell Cancer Institute and the Disaster Medical Training Center
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$951,000 Rep. Jo Bonner (-AL) Mobile, Alabama University of South Alabama
View earmark details 2008 University of West Alabama, Livingston, AL, for research that addresses meth in rural areas
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$188,000 Sen. Richard Shelby (-AL) Livingston, Alabama University of West Alabama
View earmark details 2010 Unmanned Aerial Systems Ground Based Sense and Avoid Capability Development for Integration into the National Air Space
(Defense)
$2,880,000 Sen. Richard Shelby (-AL) Huntsville, Alabama Dynetics Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Urban Assault Course
(Military Construction)
$3,000,000 President *
Sen. Jeff Sessions (-AL)
Fort McClellan, Alabama
View earmark details 2010 Urban crime prevention initiative
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$250,000 Rep. Spencer Bachus (-AL)
Rep. Artur Genestre Davis (-AL)
Birmingham, Alabama City of Birmingham, Ala.
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