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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)

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Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Atlas Program
(Homeland Security)
$30,700,000 No sponsor indicated Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Audubon Mississippi, for a nature-based education facility
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$950,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Moss Point, Mississippi National Audubon Society Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Audubon Mississippi for the Pascagoula River Audubon Center, construction of nature-based education facility that contributes to economic and community recovery of Gulf Coast
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$686,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Moss Point, Mississippi National Audubon Society Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Ballistic Precision Aerial Delivery System (BPADS)
(Defense)
$1,000,000 Rep. John Larson (-CT)
Rep. Gene Taylor (-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
...more
Columbia, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Barnes Crossing Road/Natchez Trace Parkway Bridge
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Battalion Maintenance Facility
(Military Construction)
$5,870,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Gulfport, Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Beaver management and control
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$472,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS)
Mississippi Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
View earmark details 2009 Beaver Management and Control
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$443,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Biloxi Harbor
(Energy and Water)
$1,175,000 No sponsor indicated Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Biloxi Harbor, Miss.
(Energy and Water)
$1,188,000 President (solo) * Biloxi, Mississippi
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