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View earmark details Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Texas, 13th) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: William McClellan Thornberry

 
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                     1 $7,000,000
With Other Members          3 $5,420,000
All Congressional                4 $12,420,000
All Sponsored Earmarks      4* $12,420,000*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Base Operations Ramp, Phase I
(Military Construction)
$7,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Sheppard AFB, Texas
View earmark details 2008 Ogallala Aquifer
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$3,732,000 Rep. Chet Edwards (D-TX)
Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-TX)
Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)
...more
Bushland, Texas
View earmark details 2008 Air Quality
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,161,000 Rep. Chet Edwards (D-TX)
Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX)
Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX)
...more
Texas
View earmark details 2008 Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, EI Paso and Lubbock, TX for facilities and equipment for the West Texas Center for Influenza Research, Education and Treatment
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$527,000 Rep. Mike Conaway (R-TX)
Rep. Silvestre Reyes (D-TX)
Lubbock Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center; Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso
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