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Where are this year's earmarks
Fiscal Year(s)

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)

(asc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Corn Rootworm
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$487,000 Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) Ames, Iowa
View earmark details 2008 Biotechnology Test Production
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$343,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Iowa
View earmark details 2008 Dairy Education
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$169,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Iowa
View earmark details 2008 On-Farm Management Systems Evaluation
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$178,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Iowa Iowa Soybean Association
View earmark details 2008 CEMSA with Iowa Soybean Association
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$307,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Iowa Iowa Soybean Association
View earmark details 2009 Human Nutrition, IA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$451,000 No additional sponsors indicated Iowa
View earmark details 2008 Animal Science Food Safety Consortium
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,057,000 Sen. John Boozman (R-AR)
Rep. Mike Ross (D-AR)
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
...more
Iowa; Kansas University of Arkansas System; Iowa State University; Kansas State University
View earmark details 2008 Livestock Waste
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$196,000 Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA)
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
Iowa Iowa State University
View earmark details 2010 Watershed Demonstration Project, IA
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$134,000 Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-IA)
Rep. Steve King (R-IA)
Rep. Dave Loebsack (D-IA)
...more
Iowa Iowa Soybean Association
View earmark details 2008 Iowa Central Community College
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$423,000 No additional sponsors indicated Iowa Iowa Central Community College (Fort Dodge)
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