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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Minnesota

* 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 400 $587,119,868
All earmarks 439* $886,745,589*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

(asc)

Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Minnesota Helicopter Civil Band Radio Communication System
(Defense)
$1,300,000 Rep. Jim Oberstar (-MN)
Rep. Collin Peterson (-MN)
Rep. Tim Walz (-MN)
...more
St Paul, Minnesota
View earmark details 2009 Minnesota Satellite Multi-Modal Collabortive Crisis and Training Network
(Defense)
$2,224,000 Rep. Jim Oberstar (-MN)
Rep. Collin Peterson (-MN)
Rep. Tim Walz (-MN)
...more
St Paul, Minnesota
View earmark details 2009 Pharmacological Countermeasures to Ionizing Radiation
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Jim Ramstad (-MN)
Sen. Norm Coleman (-MN)
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
View earmark details 2009 Plasma Sterilizer
(Defense)
$3,200,000 Rep. Keith Ellison (-MN)
Rep. Betty McCollum (-MN)
Sen. Norm Coleman (-MN)
...more
Minneapolis, Minnesota
View earmark details 2009 Prevention of Compartment Syndrome, Ultrafiltration Catheter
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Keith Ellison (-MN)
Rep. Betty McCollum (-MN)
Sen. Norm Coleman (-MN)
...more
St Paul, Minnesota
View earmark details 2009 Ultra-Endurance Coating
(Defense)
$3,600,000 Rep. David Hobson (-OH) Minneapolis, Minnesota
View earmark details 2010 Portable Low-Volume Therapy for Severe Blood Loss
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Jim Oberstar (-MN) Duluth, Minnesota University of Minnesota Duluth Department of Biology
View earmark details 2010 Large Structure Titanium Machining Initiative
(Defense)
$800,000 Sen. Amy Klobuchar (-MN)
Sen. Debbie Stabenow (-MI)
Edina, Minnesota Third Wave Systems
View earmark details 2010 Tire to Track Transformer System for Light Vehicles
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Collin Peterson (-MN)
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (-MN)
Karlstad, Minnesota Mattracks Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Ultra Light Utility Vehicles for the National Guard
(Defense)
$4,480,000 Rep. Dave Obey (-WI)
Sen. Tom Harkin (-IA)
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (-MN)
...more
Minnesota Minnesota National Guard; Polaris Defense
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