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Midlands lawmakers high on list of top listeners in Congress

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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Kentucky

* 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 599 $960,541,427
All earmarks 679* $2,879,856,427*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Aquaculture Monitoring Technology
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$74,000 Rep. Ben Chandler (-KY) Kentucky Kentucky State University
View earmark details 2008 Aquatic Resources Environmental Initiative, Eastern Kentucky PRIDE - ORF
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,128,000 Rep. Hal Rogers (-KY) Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 Aquatic Resources Environmental Initiative, Eastern Kentucky PRIDE - PAC
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$470,000 Rep. Hal Rogers (-KY) Kentucky
View earmark details 2010 Armed Forces Reserve Center
(Military Construction)
$0 President (solo) * Fort Campbell, Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 Armed Forces Reserve Center Building. Phase 1
(Military Construction)
$12,000,000 President (solo) * Fort Knox, Kentucky
View earmark details 2009 Army Field Artillery Tactical Data Systems Software for the Kentucky Army National Guard
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Rep. Ben Chandler (-KY) Frankfort, Kentucky Kentucky Army National Guard
View earmark details 2010 ARS Forage-Animal Production Research Facility, Lexington, KY
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$2,000,000 Sen. Mitch McConnell (-KY) Lexington, Kentucky
View earmark details 2010 ARS Waste Management Research Facility, Bowling Green, KY
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$2,000,000 Sen. Mitch McConnell (-KY) Bowling Green, Kentucky
View earmark details 2009 Ashland Community and Technical College, for purchase of equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$143,000 Rep. Geoff Davis (-KY) Ashland, Kentucky Ashland (Ky.) Community and Technical College
View earmark details 2010 Audubon Area Community Services, bus facility, Owensboro, KY
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,350,000 Rep. Brett Guthrie (-KY)
Rep. Ed Whitfield (-KY)
Owensboro, Kentucky Audubon (Ky.) Area Community Services Inc.
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