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Family Ties for Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Georgia, 2nd)
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Alternate Name: Sanford Dixon Bishop Jr.

 
Below we show financial and other ties of note between this member of Congress and his or her family members. Much or all of the data was made possible with the exhaustive research by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington.
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Family Ties Rep. Sanford Bishop Family

Family Member Rep. Sanford Bishop (self)

  • EarmarksRep. Sanford Bishop is associated with organizations that have received earmarks from him:

    • Liberty Theatre (Columbus, Ga.) was listed an earmark request:
      • $235,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Liberty Theater at risk youth initiatives, Columbus, Georgia
    • Morehouse College was listed on earmark requests:
      • $2,400,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Morehouse College, John H. Hopps Defense Research Scholars Program
      • $1,903,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as Morehouse College Minority Energy Science Research and Education Initiative (GA)
      • $1,600,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as Morehouse College, John Hopps Program
      • $2,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as John H. Hopps, Jr. Defense Research Scholars Program
    • Morehouse School of Medicine (related to Morehouse College) was listed an earmark request:
      • $100,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Facilities and equipment

Family Member Stephen Reese (son-in-law)


Family Member Emmaundia Whitaker (niece)


Family Member Aayesha J. Reese (step daughter)


Family Member Vivian Creighton Bishop (wife)