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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 Massachusetts

* 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 766 $730,208,069
All earmarks 820* $962,473,069*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Chelsea Street Bridge
(Homeland Security)
$2,000,000 Sen. John Kerry (-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (-MA)
Chelsea, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2009 Payload and Advanced Development for Next Generation Robot Platform
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. John Tierney (-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (-MA)
...more
Burlington, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2010 Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. John Olver (-MA) Fitchburg, Massachusetts Headwall Photonics Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Light Weight Nanophosphate Battery with Improved Energy Density
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Sen. Ed Markey (-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (-MA)
Sen. Paul G. Kirk (-MA)
...more
Watertown, Massachusetts A123 Systems Inc.
View earmark details 2010 UMASS Integrative Science Building
(Energy and Water)
$2,000,000 Rep. John Olver (-MA) Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Cape Cod National Seashore
(Interior)
$1,969,000 Sen. Ted Kennedy (-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (-MA)
Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Silvio Conte National Wildlife Refuge
(Interior)
$1,969,000 President *
Rep. Joe Courtney (-CT)
Rep. Paul Hodes (-NH)
Rep. John Olver (-MA)
...more
Massachusetts; New Hampshire; Vermont
View earmark details 2008 Conductive, transparent coatings solar cell research project
(Energy and Water)
$1,968,000 Rep. Jim McGovern (-MA)
Rep. John Olver (-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (-MA)
...more
Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Green Harbor Marshfield, Massachusetts.
(Energy and Water)
$1,968,000 Rep. Bill Delahunt (-MA)
Rep. John Olver (-MA)
Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 UMASS Integrative Science Building (MA)
(Energy and Water)
$1,968,000 Rep. John Olver (-MA) Massachusetts University of Massachusetts Amherst
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