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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Rep. John Olver (D-Massachusetts, 1st) - Earmarks Requested
Alternate Name: John Walter Olver

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                     108 $80,838,247
With Other Members          67 $127,172,200
All Congressional                175 $208,010,447
All Sponsored Earmarks      177* $212,479,447*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Pioneer Valley Planning Commission, Connecticut River Combined Sewer Overflow Projects
$1,000,000 Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
Massachusetts Pioneer Valley (Mass.) Planning Commission
View earmark details 2009 Nanomanufacturing of Multifunctional Sensors
$1,000,000 Rep. Niki Tsongas (D-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
Lowell, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2010 Housatonic River Net-Zero-Energy Building
(Energy and Water)
$1,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Massachusetts
View earmark details 2010 Community Transportation Association of America National Joblinks Program
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Washington, District of Columbia
View earmark details 2009 Town of Montague, Combined Sewer Overflow Reduction and Water Pollution Control Facility Improvements Project
$1,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Center for Advanced Sensor and Communications Antennas
$1,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Amherst, Massachusetts University of Massachusetts Amherst College of Engineering
View earmark details 2010 Mt. Wachusett Community College Wind Project
(Energy and Water)
$1,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Massachusetts Mount Wachusett Community College (Gardner, Mass.)
View earmark details 2008 Boston College Institute for Integrated Sciences
(Energy and Water)
$984,000 Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
Massachusetts Boston College
View earmark details 2008 Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Initiative
(Energy and Water)
$984,000 Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA)
Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
View earmark details 2008 La Raza HOPE Fund for capitalization of a revolving loan fund to be used for nationwide communitv development activities
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$980,000 Rep. Luis GutiƩrrez (D-IL)
Rep. Jim Walsh (R-NY)
Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-NM)
Unknown Location
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