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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Mississippi

* 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 762 $2,110,625,418
All earmarks 816* $2,805,971,802*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 National Center for Critical Information Processing and Storage, MS
(Homeland Security)
$22,300,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, AL & MS
(Energy and Water)
$20,884,000 Rep. Robert Aderholt (R-AL)
Rep. Bud Cramer (D-AL)
Rep. Artur Genestre Davis (D-AL)
...more
Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Communications system
(Homeland Security)
$20,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Yazoo Basin-Delta Headwaters Project
(Energy and Water)
$19,680,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Mississippi Environmental Infrastructure
(Energy and Water)
$18,696,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (D-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
...more
Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Mississippi Environmental Infrastructure, MS
(Energy and Water)
$18,000,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (D-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
...more
Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Yazoo Basin - Delta Headwaters Project, MS
(Energy and Water)
$17,245,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Combined Arms Collective Training Facility Add/Alt
(Military Construction)
$16,100,000 President (solo) * Camp Shelby, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Mississippi River Levees, MO, AR, IL, KY, LA, MS, MO, TN
(Energy and Water)
$15,873,000 Rep. Marion Berry (D-AR)
Sen. Kit Bond (R-MO)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
...more
Illinois; Kentucky; Louisiana; Missouri; Mississippi; Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Readiness Center
(Military Construction)
$14,350,000 Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS) Monticello, Mississippi
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