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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in North Carolina

* 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 644 $722,443,480
All earmarks 801* $3,418,476,480*
Earmark Details Year


Description (Bill) Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Operation Re-Entry NC
$2,400,000 Rep. G.K. Butterfield (-NC)
Sen. Kay Hagan (-NC)
Greenville, North Carolina East Carolina University
View earmark details 2010 Law Enforcement Visual Intelligence Tool
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$300,000 Rep. Heath Shuler (-NC) Hendersonville, North Carolina Henderson County (N.C.) Sheriff's Office
View earmark details 2010 Mental Health Association in High Point, NC for facilities and equipment
$247,000 Rep. Howard Coble (-NC) High Point, North Carolina Mental Health Associates of the Triad
View earmark details 2010 Wilson Bay Restoration, Jacksonville, NC
(Energy and Water)
$0 President (solo) * Jacksonville, North Carolina
View earmark details 2010 City of Kannapolis, NC
(Homeland Security)
$425,000 Rep. Howard Coble (-NC)
Rep. Larry Kissell (-NC)
Kannapolis, North Carolina
View earmark details 2010 Human Nutrition Research, Kannapolis, NC
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,000,000 Rep. Larry Kissell (-NC)
Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
Sen. Kay Hagan (-NC)
Kannapolis, North Carolina
View earmark details 2010 Kannapolis Regional Radio Upgrade
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$575,000 Rep. Howard Coble (-NC)
Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
Sen. Kay Hagan (-NC)
Kannapolis, North Carolina City of Kannapolis, N.C.
View earmark details 2010 Laurinburg Institute, Laurinburg, NC for its math, science, technology and engineering program
$400,000 Rep. Larry Kissell (-NC) Laurinburg, North Carolina Laurinburg (N.C.) Normal and Industrial Institute
View earmark details 2010 Advanced Composite Armor for Force Protection
$1,600,000 Rep. Howard Coble (-NC) Lexington, North Carolina PPG Industries Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Ultra Lightweight Camouflage Net System (ULCANS)
$2,800,000 Rep. Howard Coble (-NC)
Rep. Bob Etheridge (-NC)
Sen. Richard Burr (-NC)
Lillington, North Carolina Saab Barracuda LLC
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