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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Rep. Bob Filner (D-California, 51st) - Earmarks Requested
Resigned
Alternate Name: Robert Filner

 
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                     25 $8,389,000
With Other Members          24 $12,012,000
All Congressional                49 $20,401,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      55* $198,080,000*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 San Ysidro Land Port of Entry, California
(Financial Services)
$58,910,000 President *
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
California
View earmark details 2009 Sweetwater Reservoir Ecosystem, CA
(Energy and Water)
$0 Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) California
View earmark details 2009 Water Management Research Laboratory, Brawley, CA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$317,000 Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA)
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
Brawley, California
View earmark details 2009 Wounded Marine Careers Foundation, San Diego, for a veterans training employment initiative
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$285,000 Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) San Diego, California Wounded Marine Careers Foundation
View earmark details 2008 City of Chula Vista - Alternative Fuels Pilot Project
(Energy and Water)
$738,000 Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) Chula Vista, California City of Chula Vista, Calif.
View earmark details 2008 Water Management Research Laboratory, Brawley, CA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$338,000 Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) Brawley, California
View earmark details 2008 Sweetwater Education Foundation, for its Compact for Success program, which may include student scholarships
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$287,000 Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) Chula Vista, California
View earmark details 2008 Second Chance Prisoner Re-entry Project
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$681,500 No additional sponsors indicated San Diego, California
View earmark details 2008 School Zone Safety Improvements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$490,000 No additional sponsors indicated Chula Vista, California
View earmark details 2008 San Ysidro Health Center, for facilities and equipment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$95,000 No additional sponsors indicated San Ysidro, California San Ysidro (Calif.) Health Center
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