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by WHIO-TV (Dayton, Ohio) on 05/05/2015

Action News Investigates: Military salary limitations

by Action News Jacksonville on 04/30/2015

Cochran aide enters not guilty plea on drug charges

by Hattiesburg (Miss.) American on 04/29/2015

At least 6 former Schock aides now subpoenaed

by Chicago Tribune on 04/28/2015

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)

(asc)

Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Channel Improvement
(Energy and Water)
$54,527,000 President *
Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-AR)
Sen. Mark Pryor (D-AR)
Illinois; Kentucky; Louisiana; Missouri; Mississippi; Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Channel Improvement
(Energy and Water)
$52,875,000 President *
Rep. Marion Berry (D-AR)
Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA)
Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-AR)
...more
Illinois; Kentucky; Louisiana; Missouri; Mississippi; Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Channel Improvement, AR, IL, KY, LA, MS, MO & TN
(Energy and Water)
$67,030,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
...more
Illinois; Kentucky; Louisiana; Mississippi; Missouri; Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Channel Improvement, AR, IL, KY, LA, MS, MO & TN
(Energy and Water)
$65,065,000 President (solo) * Illinois; Kentucky; Louisiana; Mississippi; Missouri; Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Channel Improvement, AR, IL, KY, LA, MS, MO & TN
(Energy and Water)
$46,102,000 President *
Rep. Marion Berry (D-AR)
Rep. Gene Taylor (D-MS)
Illinois; Kentucky; Louisiana; Mississippi; Missouri; Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Characteristics and Cleanup of the U.S. Nuclear Legacy (MS)
(Energy and Water)
$4,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2009 Characteristics and Clean-Up of US Nuclear Legacy
(Energy and Water)
$3,806,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Chemical Materials and Environmental Modeling Project
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Jackson, Mississippi Jackson State University
View earmark details 2009 Child Development Center
(Military Construction)
$8,100,000 President *
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Columbus AFB, Mississippi
View earmark details 2008 Choctaw County feasibility study for surface impoundment
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$178,000 Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS)
Choctaw, Mississippi
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