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Moran stands as Senate's town hall frontrunner

by Topeka (Kan.) Capital-Journal on 12/21/2014

Cramer Tops in Town Hall Meetings

by KXNews (Bismarck, N.D.) on 12/19/2014

Wife of Rep. Hudson now working for another lawmaker

by The Hill on 12/18/2014

Russia’s claim that 80 percent of Congress never traveled overseas

by Washington Post on 12/18/2014

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

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Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Buena Vista Watershed
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$62,000 Rep. Bob Goodlatte (-VA) Virginia
View earmark details 2008 Bedford Ride, for a program to assist seniors
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$67,000 Rep. Virgil Hamlin Goode (-VA) Bedford, Virginia
View earmark details 2008 Marymount University, for a project to provide health screenings, referrals and health education at a nurse managed health center for minority populations
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$67,000 Rep. Jim Moran (-VA) Arlington, Virginia Marymount University
View earmark details 2010 Suffolk Police Department Technology Enhancement Initiative
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$70,000 Rep. Randy Forbes (-VA) Suffolk, Virginia City of Suffolk, Va.
View earmark details 2010 Dismal Swamp & Dismal Swamp Canal, VA
(Energy and Water)
$70,000 Rep. Randy Forbes (-VA)
Sen. Mark Warner (-VA)
Sen. Jim Webb (-VA)
...more
Dismal Swamp, Virginia
View earmark details 2008 Beth El House for social services and transitional housing for formerly homeless women and their children
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$72,000 Rep. Jim Moran (-VA) Alexandria, Virginia Beth El House (Alexandria, Va.)
View earmark details 2009 Wayne Gomes Youth Baseball Diversity Foundation
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 Rep. Bobby Scott (-VA) Suffolk, Virginia Wayne Gomes Youth Baseball Diversity Foundation
View earmark details 2010 Fort Ward Park preservation
(Interior)
$75,000 Rep. Jim Moran (-VA) Alexandria, Virginia City of Alexandria, Va.
View earmark details 2008 Isle of Wight County
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$84,600 Rep. Randy Forbes (-VA) Isle of Wight, Virginia
View earmark details 2008 United Mine Workers of America, for a fuel-cell coalmine vehicle demonstration project.
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$85,000 Sen. Arlen Specter (-PA) Fairfax, Virginia United Mine Workers of America
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