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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in New Jersey

* 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 901 $1,036,761,490
All earmarks 951* $1,523,427,524*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 William J. Hughes Technical Center Infrastructure Sustainment
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$5,400,000 No sponsor indicated New Jersey Federal Aviation Administration William J. Hughes Technical Center
View earmark details 2010 Silicon Carbide Electronics Material Producability Initiative
(Defense)
$5,040,000 Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
...more
New Jersey Wide Band Gap Materials
View earmark details 2008 Advanced Cluster Energetics
(Defense)
$5,000,000 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ)
Rep. Don Payne (D-NJ)
Rep. Steve Rothman (D-NJ)
...more
Newark, New Jersey New Jersey Institute of Technology
View earmark details 2008 Rapid Prototyping for Special Projects
(Defense)
$5,000,000 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ) Picatinny, New Jersey Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center
View earmark details 2009 Advanced Technologies, Energy and Manufacturing Science
(Defense)
$5,000,000 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ) Picatinny, New Jersey
View earmark details 2009 Remotely Operated Weapons Systems
(Defense)
$5,000,000 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ) Picatinny, New Jersey
View earmark details 2010 Passaic River Basin Flood Management, NJ
(Energy and Water)
$5,000,000 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ)
Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ)
...more
Passaic River, New Jersey
View earmark details 2010 Transportation Security Laboratory, NJ
(Homeland Security)
$5,000,000 President (solo) * New Jersey
View earmark details 2008 Barnegat Inlet to Little Egg Harbor (NJ Shore Protection)
(Energy and Water)
$4,920,000 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ)
Rep. Jim Saxton (R-NJ)
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ)
...more
New Jersey
View earmark details 2010 Army Range Technology Program (ARTP)
(Defense)
$4,880,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) New Jersey Mississippi State University
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