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View earmark details Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tennessee) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Andrew Lamar Alexander

 
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                     35 $33,869,000
With Other Members          123 $290,687,000
All Congressional                158 $324,556,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      170* $612,140,000*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

(asc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Development and Research of Zero Energy Homes at Ft. Campbell
(Defense)
$2,200,000 Rep. John Tanner (D-TN) Kentucky
View earmark details 2010 Dickson County Water Authority for construction of a drinking water system
(Interior)
$250,000 Rep. John Tanner (D-TN) Dickson County, Tennessee Water Authority of Dickson County (Tenn.)
View earmark details 2010 East Chester Street Improvement, TN
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$785,000 No additional sponsors indicated Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Elvis Presley Boulevard Improvements, TN
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$500,000 Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN) Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Engagement Skill Trainer 2000 for TN ARNG
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Engineer Maintenance and Training Facility
(Military Construction)
$9,800,000 Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN)
Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN)
Memphis, Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 ETHRA Replacement Handicapped Accessible Vehicles
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,425,000 Rep. John Duncan (R-TN)
Rep. Zach Wamp (R-TN)
Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN)
...more
Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center, for expansion and improvements to the Heritage Center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$570,000 No additional sponsors indicated Townsend, Tennessee
View earmark details 2010 Great Smoky Mountains National Park (curatorial facility)
(Interior)
$1,500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee
View earmark details 2009 Great Smoky Mountains National Park (p/d storage)
(Interior)
$90,000 No additional sponsors indicated Tennessee Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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