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Family Ties for Sen. Mitch McConnell (-Kentucky)
In Office
Alternate Name: Addison Mitchell McConnell 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 Sen. Mitch McConnell Family

Family Member Sen. Mitch McConnell (self)

  • EarmarksSen. Mitch McConnell is associated with organizations that have received earmarks from him:

    • Cumberland Gap National Historical Park (related to U.S. Department of Justice) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $1,150,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, Fern Lake
      • $1,150,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as Cumberland Gap National Historic Park
      • $1,870,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Cumberland Gap National Historic Park (Fern Lake)
    • University of Kentucky (related to University of Kentucky College of Law) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $2,500,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Discriminatory Imaging and Network Advancement for Missiles, Aviation and Space
      • $1,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Kentucky Academy for Community Transportation Innovation, KY
      • $473,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Forages for Advancing Livestock Production, KY
      • $200,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Kentucky Firefighter Gear Safety Research Program
      • $1,903,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, KY, for construction, renovation, and equipment at the University of Kentucky College of Nursing
      • $1,427,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, KY, for renovation and equipment
      • $951,500 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Kentucky Coal-Derived Low Energy Materials for Sustainable Construction Project (KY)
      • $951,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, KY, to establish a program to reduce the risk of heart disease in rural areas
      • $1,436,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Kentucky, for equipment and renovation.
      • $900,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Kentucky, new product development and commercialization center for rural manufacturers
      • $628,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Health Education Through Extension Leadership
      • $559,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as New Crop Opportunities
      • $502,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Precision agriculture
      • $481,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Advanced Genetic Technologies
      • $291,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Animal Health
    • University of Kentucky (related to University of Kentucky College of Law), U.S. Army Fort Knox (Ky.) (related to U.S. Department of Justice) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $1,200,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Visualization for Training and Simulation in Urban Terrains at Fort Knox
      • $1,200,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Visualization for Training and Simulation in Urban Terrains at Fort Knox
    • University of Kentucky Research Foundation (related to University of Kentucky College of Law) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $2,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, KY, for data base design and equipment
      • $2,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, KY, to expand a heart disease prevention initiative in rural Kentucky
      • $1,300,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, KY, for facilities and equipment
      • $671,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Precision Agriculture, KY
      • $650,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Advanced Genetic Technologies, KY
      • $590,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Health Education Leadership, KY
      • $478,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Kentucky Research Foundation for the Kentucky Oral Health Initiative
      • $376,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Kentucky Research Foundation to encourage and prepare students from economically-disadvantaged backgrounds to pursue careers in law.
    • University of Louisville (related to University of Louisville College of Arts and Sciences) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $6,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Biometric Optical Surveillance System
      • $2,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Louisville for diagnosing and mitigating human exposure to radiation
      • $2,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Louisville Research and Energy Independence Program (KY)
      • $1,900,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Minimizing Shock in Battlefield Injuries
      • $5,709,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, Louisville, KY, for construction, renovation and equipment to expand cardiovascular facilities
      • $1,903,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, Louisville, KY, for renovation and equipment to support the computational biology initiative
      • $951,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, Louisville, KY, for construction, renovation and equipment
      • $750,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Louisville to research factors that hinder the wound healing process
      • $500,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as University of Louisville to develop scientific, objective and reliable methods for detecting physical child abuse
      • $1,968,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Kentucky Rural Energy Consortium at the University of Louisville
      • $1,222,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Louisville, technology to assist trauma victims without immediate access to emergency medical care, including astronauts
      • $984,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Louisville Regional NMR Facility, Research in fundamental processes of electron transport systems and the structural biology of proteins
      • $394,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Sustainable Buildings Project at the University of Louisville
    • University of Louisville Research Foundation Inc. (related to University of Louisville College of Arts and Sciences) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $2,500,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, Louisville, KY, for facilities and equipment
      • $1,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Radio Frequency Identification Technologies
      • $1,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, Louisville, KY, for facilities and equipment
      • $1,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, Louisville, KY, for facilities and equipment
      • $800,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, Louisville, KY, for health professions training and facilities and equipment
      • $8,070,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, to upgrade and expand cardiovascular facilities.
      • $1,280,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Digital Direct Manufacturing Research Center
      • $705,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, for forensics equipment
      • $376,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Louisville Research Foundation, to develop methods for detecting child abuse.
    • U.S. Marine Corps (related to U.S. Department of Justice) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $27,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Barracks (Grow the Force)
      • $24,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as Unit Operation Facilities (Grow the Force)

Family Member Sherrill Redmon (former wife)


Family Member Elaine Lan Chao (wife)