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View earmark details Sen. Dan Inouye (D-Hawaii) - Earmarks Requested
Died in Office, Dec. 17, 2012
Alternate Name: Daniel Ken Inouye

 
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                     210 $655,307,595
With Other Members          230 $600,489,742
All Congressional                440 $1,255,797,337
All Sponsored Earmarks      498* $2,720,890,337*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Low-Earth Orbit Nanosateiiite Integrated Defense Autonomous Systems
(Defense)
$5,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2009 National Disaster Preparedness Training Center, University of Hawaii, HI
(Homeland Security)
$5,000,000 President *
Rep. Rodney Alexander (R-LA)
Rep. John Carter (R-TX)
Rep. Chet Edwards (D-TX)
...more
Hawaii National Disaster Preparedness Training Center
View earmark details 2010 USS Missouri Memorial Association
(Defense)
$5,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Honolulu, Hawaii
View earmark details 2010 Strategic Materials
(Defense)
$5,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Kauai, Hawaii Trex Enterprises Corp.
View earmark details 2009 Pacific Based Joint Information Technology Center (JITC)
(Defense)
$4,800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Low-Earth Orbit Nanosatellite Integrated Defense Autonomous Systems (LEONIDAS)
(Defense)
$4,750,000 No additional sponsors indicated Oahu, Hawaii University of Hawaii System
View earmark details 2009 Tropical and Subtropical Research/T-Star
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$4,677,000 Rep. Allen Boyd (D-FL)
Rep. Luis Fortuño (R-PR)
Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI)
...more
Hawaii
View earmark details 2009 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for the NOAA Pacific Services Center to meet the coastal management needs of Pacific Island communities
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$4,500,000 No additional sponsors indicated Honolulu, Hawaii National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
View earmark details 2009 Strategic Materials and Silicon Carbide Optics
(Defense)
$4,400,000 No additional sponsors indicated Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Pearl Harbor Navy Shipyard Equipment Modernization
(Defense)
$4,200,000 No additional sponsors indicated Honolulu, Hawaii Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard
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