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View earmark details Rep. Tom Latham (R-Iowa, 3rd) - Earmarks Requested
Retired
Alternate Name: Thomas P. Latham

 
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                     24 $8,097,750
With Other Members          145 $175,944,500
All Congressional                169 $184,042,250
All Sponsored Earmarks      172* $184,471,250*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 CH-47F Common Avionics Architecture System-Pilot Vehicle Interface
(Defense)
$2,720,000 Rep. Maurice Hinchey (D-NY)
Rep. John McHugh (R-NY)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
...more
Iowa Rockwell Collins Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Ventura Marsh Habitat Restoration
(Energy and Water)
$2,558,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Iowa
View earmark details 2010 Wireless Medical Monitoring System
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-IA)
Rep. Gary Miller (R-CA)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
...more
Iowa Athena GTX
View earmark details 2009 HyperAcute Vaccine Development
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Ames, Iowa
View earmark details 2010 Aircraft evaluation readiness initiative
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Ames, Iowa Iowa State University
View earmark details 2010 Shared Vision
(Defense)
$2,400,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
New Jersey Mechdyne Corp.
View earmark details 2008 Aircraft Evaluation Readiness Initiative (AERI)
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Add/Alt Readiness Center
(Military Construction)
$2,000,000 Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) Iowa Falls, Iowa
View earmark details 2008 Area Community College
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,753,100 No additional sponsors indicated Des Moines, Iowa
View earmark details 2008 Battlefield Plastic Biodiesel
(Defense)
$1,650,000 Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-IA) San Diego, California West Central Cooperative; General Atomics
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