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TSA Body Scanner Lobbyist Takes Congressional Job Overseeing Spending on TSA Security

by The Intercept on 05/27/2015

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by Legal Times on 05/27/2015

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by Hattiesburg (Miss.) American on 05/26/2015

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)

(asc)

Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Boyle County Public Library for educational materials and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$192,000 Rep. Ben Chandler (D-KY) Danville, Kentucky Boyle County (Ky.) Public Library
View earmark details 2009 Breathitt County Water District, Breathitt County Waterline Expansion Project
(Interior)
$500,000 Rep. Hal Rogers (R-KY) Kentucky
View earmark details 2009 Breathitt Veterinary Center, for purchase of equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$238,000 Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY) Hopkinsville, Kentucky
View earmark details 2010 Brescia University, Owensboro, KY, for education programs including the purchase of equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$500,000 Sen. Jim Bunning (R-KY) Owensboro, Kentucky Brescia University
View earmark details 2008 Buckhorn Lake
(Energy and Water)
$1,630,000 No sponsor indicated Kentucky
View earmark details 2009 Buckhorn Lake
(Energy and Water)
$2,258,000 No sponsor indicated Kentucky
View earmark details 2010 Buckhorn Lake, KY
(Energy and Water)
$1,506,000 President (solo) * Buckhorn Lake, Kentucky
View earmark details 2009 Buffalo Trace/Gateway Narcotics Task Force, Mason County
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$280,000 Rep. Geoff Davis (R-KY) Maysville, Kentucky Buffalo Trace Gateway Narcotics Task Force
View earmark details 2009 Bus Facilities, Fulton County Transit Authority
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$237,500 Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY) Fulton County, Kentucky
View earmark details 2008 Bus Replacement Program, TANK
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$245,000 Rep. Geoff Davis (R-KY) Ft. Wright, Kentucky
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