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Fact Checker: Braley’s pay for female staffers

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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)

(desc)

Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Appalachian State University Biofuels and Biomass Research Initiative
(Energy and Water)
$295,000 Rep. Virginia Foxx (-NC)
Rep. Heath Shuler (-NC)
Sen. Elizabeth Dole (-NC)
...more
North Carolina Appalachian State University
View earmark details 2008 Appalachian Regional Commission
(Energy and Water)
$71,863,000 President (solo) * Georgia; Kentucky; Maryland; Mississippi; New York; North Carolina; Ohio; Pennsylvania; South Carolina; Tennessee; Virginia; West Virginia Appalachian Regional Commission
View earmark details 2009 Anson County Schools for purchase of equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 Rep. Robin Hayes (-NC) Wadesboro, North Carolina Anson County (N.C.) School District
View earmark details 2009 Anson County First Responder Communications Upgrades
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 Rep. Robin Hayes (-NC) Wadesboro, North Carolina Anson County, N.C.
View earmark details 2008 Andrews-Murphy Airport expansion
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,470,000 Rep. Heath Shuler (-NC)
Sen. Elizabeth Dole (-NC)
Murphy, North Carolina Western Carolina Regional Airport
View earmark details 2008 All Kinds of Minds for teacher training programs
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$143,000 Rep. Ralph Hall (-TX) Chapel Hill, North Carolina All Kinds of Minds
View earmark details 2008 Alleghany Memorial Hospital, for an electronic health records initiative, including equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$143,000 Rep. Virginia Foxx (-NC) Sparta, North Carolina Alleghany Memorial Hospital (Sparta, N.C.)
View earmark details 2010 Albritton JHS Addition
(Military Construction)
$3,439,000 President (solo) * Fort Bragg, North Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Alamance-Burlington School District for the Professional Development Academy
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$143,000 Rep. Howard Coble (-NC) Burlington, North Carolina Alamance-Burlington (N.C.) School System
View earmark details 2010 Air Traffic Control Tower
(Military Construction)
$9,000,000 Sen. Richard Burr (-NC) Pope Air Force Base, North Carolina
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