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Speaker Ryan’s Staff: Where Have They Been?

by Roll Call on 11/10/2015

Paul Ryan Asked to Curb Congressional Travel

by Roll Call on 11/06/2015

Looking for Lost References

by Roll Call on 11/04/2015

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by Washington Post on 11/04/2015

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

View earmark details Rep. John Conyers (D-Michigan, 13th) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: John James Conyers 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                     6 $2,067,800
With Other Members          83 $72,870,986
All Congressional                89 $74,938,786
All Sponsored Earmarks      96* $140,696,786*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Reading is Fundamental authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
$24,803,000 President *
Rep. Lois Capps (D-CA)
Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC)
Rep. Jim Oberstar (D-MN)
Various Locations
View earmark details 2010 Teach for America as authorized under the Higher Education Act
$18,000,000 President *
Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Rep. Shelley Berkley (D-NV)
Rep. Mike Capuano (D-MA)
Various Locations Teach for America
View earmark details 2010 Special Olympics for Special Olympics educational programs that can be integrated into classroom instruction and for activities to increase the participation of individuals with intellectual disabilities, as authorized under the Special Olympics Sport and Empowerment Act
$8,095,000 President *
Rep. Mike Honda (D-CA)
Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD)
Rep. David Price (D-NC)
Washington, District of Columbia Special Olympics Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, Second Barrier
(Energy and Water)
$7,872,000 President *
Rep. Judy Biggert (R-IL)
Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL)
Rep. Vern Ehlers (R-MI)
View earmark details 2010 Reach Out and Read authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
$6,000,000 alert Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-NY)
Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Various Locations Reach Out and Read National Center
View earmark details 2009 Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, Dispersal Barrier
(Energy and Water)
$5,750,000 President *
Rep. John Dingell (D-MI)
Rep. Vern Ehlers (R-MI)
Rep. Phil English (R-PA)
View earmark details 2008 US Property and Fiscal Office and Readiness Center Renovation
(Military Construction)
$4,239,000 Rep. Joe Knollenberg (R-MI)
Rep. Bart Stupak (D-MI)
Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI)
Lansing, Michigan
View earmark details 2008 Manufacturing and Repair Cell
$4,000,000 Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI)
Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI)
Rep. Sandy Levin (D-MI)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 Consortium for Plant Biomass, Inc.
(Energy and Water)
$3,936,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Rep. Robert Aderholt (R-AL)
Rep. Russ Carnahan (D-MO)
St. Simons Island, Georgia Consortium for Plant Biotechnology Research Inc.
View earmark details 2009 Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transit (SMART) Fleet Bus Maintenance and Engine Replacement, MI
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$3,923,500 Rep. John Dingell (D-MI)
Rep. Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick (D-MI)
Rep. Joe Knollenberg (R-MI)
Michigan Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation
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