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Alan Grayson’s Double Life: Congressman and Hedge Fund Manager

by The New York Times on 02/11/2016

Ethics and Apartheid: How Israel Junkets Undermine U.S. Democracy

by Foreign Policy Journal on 02/02/2016

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

View earmark details Sen. Dick Lugar (R-Indiana) - Earmarks Requested
Alternate Name: Richard Green Lugar

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                     42 $36,081,200
With Other Members          203 $261,460,953
All Congressional                245 $297,542,153
All Sponsored Earmarks      249* $315,089,153*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
$1,477,000 Rep. Pete Visclosky (D-IN) Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Bioenergy Cooperative ethanol biomass fuel plant
(Energy and Water)
$1,476,000 Rep. Pete Visclosky (D-IN) Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Indianapolis Downtown Transit Center & Fleet Additions
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,460,200 Sen. Evan Bayh (D-IN)
Rep. André Carson (D-IN)
Indianapolis, Indiana Indianapolis (Ind.) Public Transportation Corp.
View earmark details 2009 Hypercast R&D Funding for Vehicle Energy Efficiency Through Cast Metal Auto-Combustion Synthesis (MA)
(Energy and Water)
$1,427,250 Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA)
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH)
Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
View earmark details 2008 Coal Fuels Alliance (KY)
(Energy and Water)
$1,427,000 Rep. Geoff Davis (R-KY)
Rep. Hal Rogers (R-KY)
View earmark details 2008 Fort Wayne Clinton Street Bridge Replacement
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,391,600 Rep. Mark Souder (R-IN)
Sen. Evan Bayh (D-IN)
View earmark details 2008 Enforc-IT Anti Tamper System
$1,280,000 Sen. Evan Bayh (D-IN) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2008 State Road 62/337 Construction
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,225,000 Rep. Baron Hill (D-IN) Harrison, Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Calumet Avenue and 45th Street Grade Separation
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$1,225,000 Rep. Pete Visclosky (D-IN)
Sen. Evan Bayh (D-IN)
Munster, Indiana
View earmark details 2008 Warfighter Cancer Care Engineering
$1,200,000 Sen. Evan Bayh (D-IN)
Rep. André Carson (D-IN)
Indianapolis, Indiana Indiana University Simon Cancer Center
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