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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

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 UH-60 Leak Proof Transmission Drip Pans
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. Hal Rogers (-KY) McKee, Kentucky Phoenix Products Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Unit Operation Facilities (Grow the Force)
(Military Construction)
$24,000,000 President *
Sen. Mitch McConnell (-KY)
Fort Campbell, Kentucky U.S. Marine Corps
View earmark details 2008 University of Kentucky Biofuels Research Laboratory
(Energy and Water)
$492,000 Rep. Ron Lewis (-KY) Kentucky University of Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 University of Kentucky Research Foundation for the Kentucky Oral Health Initiative
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$478,000 Sen. Mitch McConnell (-KY) Lexington, Kentucky University of Kentucky Research Foundation
View earmark details 2008 University of Kentucky Research Foundation to encourage and prepare students from economically-disadvantaged backgrounds to pursue careers in law.
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$376,000 Sen. Mitch McConnell (-KY) Lexington, Kentucky University of Kentucky Research Foundation
View earmark details 2008 University of Kentucky Robotic Surgery Research
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. Ben Chandler (-KY) Kentucky University of Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 University of Kentucky Tissue Repair Research
(Defense)
$1,000,000 Rep. Ben Chandler (-KY) Kentucky University of Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 University of Kentucky, Department of Civil Engineering
(Homeland Security)
$200,000 Rep. Hal Rogers (-KY) Kentucky University of Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 University of Kentucky, for equipment and renovation.
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$1,436,000 Rep. Hal Rogers (-KY)
Sen. Mitch McConnell (-KY)
Lexington, Kentucky University of Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 University of Kentucky, new product development and commercialization center for rural manufacturers
(Financial Services)
$900,000 Sen. Mitch McConnell (-KY) Lexington, Kentucky University of Kentucky
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