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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 2008 SOF Riverine and Combatant Craft Operations Facility
(Military Construction)
$10,200,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS)
John C. Stennis Space Center, Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Pascagoula Harbor
(Energy and Water)
$10,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Gulfport Harbor, MS
(Energy and Water)
$10,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Gulfport, Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Mississippi Environmental Infrastructure, MS
(Energy and Water)
$10,000,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (D-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
...more
Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Sustainable Energy Research Center
(Energy and Water)
$10,000,000 Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Desoto County Regional Wastewater System
(Energy and Water)
$9,840,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS)
...more
Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Yazoo Basin, Enid Lake
(Energy and Water)
$9,840,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Yazoo Basin-Yazoo Backwater
(Energy and Water)
$9,840,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Mission Support Complex Phase II
(Military Construction)
$9,800,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS)
Columbus AFB, Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Aircraft Fuel Systems Maintenance Dock
(Military Construction)
$9,800,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi
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