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by The Daily Advertiser (Lafayette, La.) on 03/20/2015

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Steve Scalise skipped Selma march for posh conference

by Politico on 03/19/2015

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 Biotechnology Research Park in close proximity to an academic medical center offering opportunities for scientific and commercial synergies and serving as a catalyst for economic development In Mississippi's capital city, University of Mississippi
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$7,332,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) Jackson, Mississippi University of Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Research, Technology and Economic Development Park to generate high technology jobs and enhance the overall economic development of the region, including additional service, construction, and retail jobs, Mississippi State University
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$7,332,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) Starkville, Mississippi Mississippi State University
View earmark details 2010 Yazoo Basin, Grenada Lake, MS
(Energy and Water)
$7,131,000 President *
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Grenada Lake, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 25 Naval Construction Regiment HQ Facility
(Military Construction)
$6,900,000 President *
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Gulfport, Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Fire Station
(Military Construction)
$6,770,000 Rep. Chip Pickering (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS)
...more
Meridian Naval Air Station, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Yazoo Basin, Enid Lake, MS
(Energy and Water)
$6,747,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Yazoo Basin, Arkabutla Lake, MS
(Energy and Water)
$6,637,000 President *
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Arkabutla Lake, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Indoor Firing Range
(Military Construction)
$6,600,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS) Keesler AFB, Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Yazoo Basin. Grenada Lake, MS
(Energy and Water)
$6,533,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Mississippi State University for construction for a research and technology park
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$6,500,000 Rep. Chip Pickering (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
...more
Starkville, Mississippi Mississippi State University
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