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by The Hill on 01/20/2015

GOP is the town hall king, holds 1,712 to 977 for Dems

by Washington Examiner on 01/14/2015

One lobbyist joins Sen. Rob Portman's office, another Portman aide returns to lobbying

by Cleveland.com on 01/14/2015

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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Ohio

* 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 1052 $1,096,491,542
All earmarks 1133* $1,744,091,301*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Ohio Riverfront, Cincinnati, OH
(Energy and Water)
$2,374,000 Rep. Steve Driehaus (D-OH)
Rep. Jean Schmidt (R-OH)
Cincinnati, Ohio
View earmark details 2009 Laboratory for Advanced Laser-Target Interactions (OH)
(Energy and Water)
$2,378,750 Rep. David Hobson (R-OH)
Sen. George Voinovich (R-OH)
View earmark details 2008 Advanced Geospatial Intelligence (AGI) Exploitation Tools
$2,400,000 Rep. David Hobson (R-OH)
Sen. George Voinovich (R-OH)
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH)
Fairborn, Ohio Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp.
View earmark details 2008 Center for Solar Electricity and Hydrogen
$2,400,000 Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) Toledo, Ohio University of Toledo
View earmark details 2008 Digital Information Sharing Pilot (DISP)
$2,400,000 Rep. David Hobson (R-OH)
Sen. George Voinovich (R-OH)
Beavercreek, Ohio Greentree Group
View earmark details 2008 Tactical Metal Fabrication System (TacFab)
$2,400,000 Rep. Rob Andrews (D-NJ)
Rep. Henry Brown (R-SC)
Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ)
Michigan; East Riverton, New Jersey; Warren, Ohio; Columbia, South Carolina Ajax Tocco Magnethermic Corp.; Sea Box Inc.; Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.; U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center; South Carolina Research Authority
View earmark details 2008 Tactical Wheeled Vehicle Composite Component Weight Reduction Program
$2,400,000 Rep. David Hobson (R-OH) Springfield, Ohio TPI Composites Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Advanced Materials and Process For Armament Structures (AMPAS)
$2,400,000 Rep. Ralph Regula (R-OH)
Rep. Betty Sutton (D-OH)
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH)
Sheffield Village, Ohio
View earmark details 2009 Advanced Rarefaction Weapon Engineered System
$2,400,000 Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) Port Clinton, Ohio
View earmark details 2009 Catalytic Oxidation Integrated Demonstration
$2,400,000 Rep. Steve LaTourette (R-OH)
Rep. Ed Pastor (D-AZ)
Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio
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