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View earmark details Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Michael Dean Crapo

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                     9 $11,933,200
With Other Members          235 $266,298,889
All Congressional                244 $278,232,089
All Sponsored Earmarks      251* $362,605,609*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Civil Engineer Maintenance Complex
(Military Construction)
$890,000 Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID)
Sen. Jim Risch (R-ID)
Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho
View earmark details 2009 Idaho State Police (ISP) participation in Criminal Information Sharing Alliance Network (CISAnet)
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$880,000 Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID) Meridian, Idaho Idaho State Police
View earmark details 2009 Highly Corrosive-Resistant Alloy Joining for Nuclear Applications
$800,000 Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID)
Sen. Larry Craig (R-ID)
Blackfoot, Idaho
View earmark details 2010 Security Solutions from Life in Extreme Environments Center
$800,000 Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD)
Sen. Jim Risch (R-ID)
Pocatello, Idaho Idaho State University
View earmark details 2009 FlexTrain Exportable Combat Training Capability (XCTC)
$800,000 Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-IA)
Rep. Ciro Rodriguez (D-TX)
Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA)
Greenville, Kentucky; Arlington, Virginia
View earmark details 2010 Reconfigurable electronics and non-volatile memory research
$800,000 Sen. Jim Risch (R-ID) Boise, Idaho Boise State University
View earmark details 2010 Electric Grid Reliability/ Assurance
$800,000 Sen. Jim Risch (R-ID) Idaho Falls, Idaho Idaho National Laboratory
View earmark details 2008 Semiconductor-based Nanotechnology Applications
$800,000 Sen. Larry Craig (R-ID) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 The City of Buhl for wastewater treatment infrastructure
$750,000 Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID)
Sen. Jim Risch (R-ID)
Buhl, Idaho City of Buhl, Idaho
View earmark details 2008 Boise Airport, planning, design and construction to widen and lengthen Runway 9/27
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$735,000 Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID)
Sen. Larry Craig (R-ID)
Boise, Idaho Boise (Idaho) Airport
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