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

View earmark details Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-Louisiana) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated
Alternate Name: Mary Loretta Landrieu

 
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                     120 $125,441,250
With Other Members          398 $900,153,923
All Congressional                518 $1,025,595,173
All Sponsored Earmarks      568* $3,105,910,173*
Earmark Details Year

(desc)

Description (Bill) Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Integrated Manufacturing Enterprise
(Defense)
$1,600,000 Rep. Jim McCrery (R-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (R-LA)
Shreveport, Louisiana Louisiana Center for Manufacturing Sciences
View earmark details 2008 Inner Harbor Navigation Canal Lock
(Energy and Water)
$0 Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 Iberville Parish for construction of a visitors center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$98,000 Rep. Richard Baker (R-LA) Iberville Parish, Louisiana Iberville Parish, La.
View earmark details 2008 I-69
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$2,744,000 Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 I-49 North
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$686,000 Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 I-20 Transportation Corridor Program
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$490,000 Rep. Rodney Alexander (R-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (R-LA)
Lincoln Parish, Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 Human Nutrition
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$526,000 Rep. Rodney Alexander (R-LA)
Rep. Richard Baker (R-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (R-LA)
...more
Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 Houma Navigation Canal
(Energy and Water)
$3,040,000 Rep. Charlie Melancon (D-LA)
Sen. David Vitter (R-LA)
Louisiana
View earmark details 2008 Historically Black Colleges and Universities
(Defense)
$20,000,000 Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
(Energy and Water)
$23,750,000 Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) Louisiana
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