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Condon criticized outsized city salaries on campaign trail in 2011

by The Spokesman-Review on 10/16/2014

Fattah's new chief of staff linked to congressman's troubled nonprofit

by Philly.com on 10/14/2014

Fact Checker: Braley’s pay for female staffers

by The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) on 10/14/2014

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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Iowa

* 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 629 $675,572,386
All earmarks 650* $742,238,386*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 US Property and Fiscal Office
(Military Construction)
$4,000,000 Rep. Leonard Boswell (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
Camp Dodge, Iowa
View earmark details 2010 Center for Advanced Bio-Based Binders (CABB) and Pollution Reduction Technologies
(Energy and Water)
$950,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Cedar Falls, Iowa
View earmark details 2010 National Institute for Early Math and Science Education
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$700,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Cedar Falls, Iowa University of Northern Iowa
View earmark details 2010 SOAR Virtual School District
(Defense)
$6,000,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Cedar Falls, Iowa University of Northern Iowa
View earmark details 2010 Spray Technique Analysis and Research for Defense (STAR4D)
(Defense)
$2,200,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Cedar Falls, Iowa University of Northern Iowa
View earmark details 2010 University of Northern Iowa for MyEntreNet, a national rural entrepreneurship development system, IA
(Financial Services)
$250,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Cedar Falls, Iowa University of Northern Iowa
View earmark details 2010 University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, for developing a center on early childhood education
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$750,000 Rep. Bruce Braley (-IA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Cedar Falls, Iowa University of Northern Iowa
View earmark details 2010 Cedar Rapids Public Library, Cedar Rapids, IA, for library services, including RFID upgrade
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Rep. Dave Loebsack (-IA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Cedar Rapids, Iowa Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Public Library
View earmark details 2010 Cedar River Time Check Area, Cedar Rapids, IA
(Energy and Water)
$0 Rep. Dave Loebsack (-IA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
...more
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
View earmark details 2010 Collins Road Improvements, Cedar Rapids, IA
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$974,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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