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Where are this year's earmarks
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View earmark details Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Florida, 20th) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Alcee Lamar Hastings

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                     15 $5,505,500
With Other Members          44 $46,349,514
All Congressional                59 $51,855,014
All Sponsored Earmarks      70* $597,018,014*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Broward County, Ft. Lauderdale, FL for a pediatric mortality public awareness campaign
$275,000 No additional sponsors indicated Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Broward County, Fla.
View earmark details 2009 University of Miami to improve and expedite hurricane forecasts through rapid transition of results to NOAA operations
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$250,000 Sen. Mel Martinez (R-FL)
Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL)
Miami-Dade County, Florida University of Miami
View earmark details 2009 Florida Biomass to Biofuels Conversion Program
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$235,000 Rep. Ron Klein (D-FL)
Rep. Robert Wexler (D-FL)
Sen. Mel Martinez (R-FL)
View earmark details 2010 FoundCare, Palm Beach, FL for facilities and equipment
$200,000 No additional sponsors indicated West Palm Beach, Florida FoundCare Health Center (Palm Beach, Fla.)
View earmark details 2010 Career Education for At-risk and Adjudicated Youth
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$200,000 Rep. Robert Wexler (D-FL)
Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL)
West Palm Beach, Florida School District of Palm Beach County (Fla.)
View earmark details 2009 Business Resource Center and Business Development Training
(Financial Services)
$196,514 Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 City of Lauderdale Lakes for renovation and construction of a new educational and cultural addition to the library
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$196,000 No additional sponsors indicated Lauderdale Lakes, Florida City of Lauderdale Lakes, Fla.
View earmark details 2009 Children's Services Council of Palm Beach County, for an early childhood literacy program
$190,000 Rep. Tim Mahoney (D-FL) Boynton Beach, Florida Children's Services Council of Palm Beach County (Fla.)
View earmark details 2009 Jewish Federation of Broward County, Davie, FL for a family caregivers support demonstration program
$167,000 Rep. Ron Klein (D-FL)
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL)
Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL)
Davie, Florida Jewish Federation of Broward County (Fla.)
View earmark details 2008 Lauderdale Lakes Law Enforcement Technology
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$164,500 No additional sponsors indicated Lauderdale Lakes, Florida
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