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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 Description (Bill) Amount

(asc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Peanut Production
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$73,000 Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA) Dawson, Georgia
View earmark details 2009 Heritage Foundation Inc. for a small business development assistance program
(Financial Services)
$73,693 No additional sponsors indicated Thomasville, Georgia Heritage Foundation Inc. (Georgia)
View earmark details 2009 Lower Chattahoochee Regional Development Center for the Southwest Georgia Rural Small Business Development Initiative
(Financial Services)
$73,693 No additional sponsors indicated Columbus, Georgia
View earmark details 2009 Great South Bay
(Energy and Water)
$74,000 No additional sponsors indicated New York
View earmark details 2009 Graduation Kitchen Table Workshop/Crawford County Family Connection
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Roberta, Georgia Crawford County (Ga.) Family Connection Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Chattahoochee County Family Connection
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Cusseta, Georgia Chattahoochee County, Ga.
View earmark details 2009 Terrell Counly Family Connection - Mothers on Mission for Success
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Dawson, Georgia Terrell County, Ga.
View earmark details 2009 Twin Ceders Youth Services
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Columbus, Georgia Twin Ceders Youth and Family Services Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Calhoun County Family Connection
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Edison, Georgia Calhoun County (Ga.) Family Connection Collaborative
View earmark details 2009 SOWEGA CASA, Inc
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$75,000 No additional sponsors indicated Americus, Georgia SOWEGA CASA Inc.
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