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View earmark details Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Georgia, 2nd) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Sanford Dixon Bishop Jr.

 
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                     118 $75,782,144
With Other Members          94 $123,348,750
All Congressional                212 $199,130,894
All Sponsored Earmarks      215* $203,656,894*
Earmark Details Year

(asc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 City of Atlanta for sewer system rehabilitation project
(Interior)
$300,000 Rep. Phil Gingrey (R-GA)
Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA)
Rep. John Lewis (D-GA)
...more
Atlanta, Georgia City of Atlanta (Ga.)
View earmark details 2009 City of Coolidge, GA
(Homeland Security)
$80,000 No additional sponsors indicated Coolidge, Georgia City of Coolidge, Ga.
View earmark details 2009 City of Marshallville
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Marshallville, Georgia City of Marshallville, Ga.
View earmark details 2009 City of Montezuma Airport, Land Acquisition and Runway Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$475,000 No additional sponsors indicated Montezuma, Georgia City of Montezuma, Ga.
View earmark details 2009 City of Moultrie Intermodal Facility
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$0 Rep. Jim Marshall (D-GA)
Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)
Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA)
...more
Moultrie, Georgia City of Moultrie, Ga.
View earmark details 2009 Columbus Regional Hospital, for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 No additional sponsors indicated Columbus, Georgia Medical Center (Columbus, Ga.)
View earmark details 2009 Customized Nursing Programs
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Albany, Georgia
View earmark details 2009 Defense Leadership and Technology Initiative
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD)
Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL)
Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX)
...more
New York, New York
View earmark details 2009 Dooley-Crisp Unified Transportation System
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$0 No additional sponsors indicated Georgia
View earmark details 2009 Dooly County Community Enrichment Coalition/ Family Connection
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Vienna, Georgia
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