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Campaign Watch: The week in Oregon politics

by Miami Herald on 08/23/2014

Father doesn’t always know best

by FactCheck.org on 08/22/2014

Editorial: Meetings a chance for Congress to listen

by Omaha World-Herald on 08/21/2014

Midlands lawmakers high on list of top listeners in Congress

by Omaha World-Herald on 08/20/2014

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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Virginia

* 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 826 $1,284,348,102
All earmarks 992* $4,724,647,210*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(asc)

Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, to provide equipment and training to reunite displaced children and adults
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$89,300 Sen. Mary Landrieu (-LA) Alexandria, Virginia
View earmark details 2008 Virginia State Police, to maintain databases and technical infrastructure
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$89,300 Sen. John William Warner (-VA)
Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
Richmond, Virginia Virginia State Police
View earmark details 2009 Accomack County Sheriffs Office Law Enforcement Technology Improvement
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$90,000 Rep. Thelma Drake (-VA) Accomack, Virginia Accomack County (Va.) Sheriff's Office
View earmark details 2010 Chesapeake Bay Susquehanna Reservoir Sediment Management, PA, MD & VA
(Energy and Water)
$90,000 Sen. Ben Cardin (-MD)
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (-MD)
Pennsylvania; Virginia
View earmark details 2010 Clinch River Watershed, VA
(Energy and Water)
$90,000 Rep. Rick Boucher (-VA)
Sen. Mark Warner (-VA)
Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
...more
Clinch River, Virginia
View earmark details 2010 Upper Rappahannock River Basin, VA
(Energy and Water)
$90,000 Sen. Mark Warner (-VA)
Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
Rappahannock River, Virginia
View earmark details 2008 Sandbridge Beach
(Energy and Water)
$93,000 Rep. Thelma Drake (-VA)
Sen. John William Warner (-VA)
Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
...more
Virginia
View earmark details 2009 Elizabeth River
(Energy and Water)
$93,000 President *
Rep. Thelma Drake (-VA)
Rep. Randy Forbes (-VA)
Hampton Roads, Virginia
View earmark details 2008 Law Enforcement Technology
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$94,000 Sen. John William Warner (-VA)
Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
Rep. Jim Moran (-VA)
...more
Alexandria, Virginia
View earmark details 2008 Emergency Mobile Technology Support
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$94,000 Rep. Jim Moran (-VA) Arlington, Virginia
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