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

View earmark details View Earmarks by Bill Subsection: FRA; Rail Line Relocation and Improvement Program

Fiscal Year(s) 2008-2010 No. Total Amount
Earmarks 9 $5,240,000
Earmark Details Year Description Amount


Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Wisconsin West Rail Transit Authority $2,500,000 Rep. Dave Obey (D-WI)
Sen. Herb Kohl (D-WI)
Barron, Wisconsin
View earmark details 2008 Railroad grade separation $450,000 Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN)
Sen. Dick Lugar (R-IN)
Elkhart, Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Railroad relocation planning $440,000 Rep. Brad Ellsworth (D-IN)
Sen. Dick Lugar (R-IN)
Terre Haute, Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Rail safety upgrades $400,000 Rep. Paul Hodes (D-NH) Coos, New Hampshire
View earmark details 2008 Rail line relocation $400,000 Rep. John Spratt (D-SC) Chester, South Carolina
View earmark details 2008 Sacramento intermodal terminal facility track relocation $400,000 Rep. Doris Matsui (D-CA)
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
Sacramento, California
View earmark details 2008 Mt. Vernon Railroad cut $250,000 Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY)
Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY)
New York
View earmark details 2008 Pierre Rail Improvements $200,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD) Pierre, South Dakota
View earmark details 2008 Pecos Street grade crossing $200,000 Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-CO)
Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO)
Sen. Ken Salazar (D-CO)
Adams, Colorado
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