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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Daniel Akaka (D-Hawaii) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: Daniel Kahikina Akaka

 
AllSoloWith Other Members
* Numbers other than "All Sponsored Earmarks" do not include earmarks requested by the president to better reflect political power. This follows the methodology used by Taxpayers for Common Sense.
Fiscal Year(s) 2008-2010 Number Cost
Solo Earmarks                     23 $38,009,920
With Other Members          193 $497,836,742
All Congressional                216 $535,846,662
All Sponsored Earmarks      232* $1,052,472,662*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(asc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Hawaii Invasive Species Management
(Interior)
$350,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (D-HI)
...more
Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 NOAA National Weather Service Pacific Region Headquarters to purchase, install, and maintain rain gauges
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$360,000 No additional sponsors indicated Honolulu County, Hawaii National Weather Service Pacific Region Headquarters
View earmark details 2009 Wildlife Services, Hawaii
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$376,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (D-HI) Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 Agricultural Development and Resource Conservation, Hawaii RC&D Councils
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$376,000 Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (D-HI)
Hawaii
View earmark details 2010 Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence Response Services
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$400,000 No additional sponsors indicated Hilo, Lihue, Hawaii YWCA Hawai'i Island (Hawaii); YWCA of O'ahu (Hawaii)
View earmark details 2010 Agriculture Development in the American Pacific
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$400,000 Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (D-GU)
Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (D-HI)
...more
Hawaii University of Hawaii System
View earmark details 2010 University of Hawaii School of Law, Honolulu, HI, for the health policy center
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$400,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (D-HI) Honolulu, Hawaii University of Hawaii at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
View earmark details 2010 Leeward Community College, Pearl City, HI, to provide college preparatory education for Filipino students
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$400,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (D-HI) Pearl City, Hawaii Leeward Community College (Pearl City, Hawaii)
View earmark details 2010 Ala Wai Canal, Oahu, HI
(Energy and Water)
$408,000 President *
Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Sen. Dan Inouye (D-HI)
Oahu, Hawaii
View earmark details 2010 Maui Economic Development Board, Kihei, HI, Maui Economic Development Board Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) training
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$450,000 Sen. Dan Inouye (D-HI) Kihei, Hawaii Maui (Hawaii) Economic Development Board Inc.
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