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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Amy Jean Klobuchar

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                     32 $40,689,600
With Other Members          239 $372,797,375
All Congressional                271 $413,486,975
All Sponsored Earmarks      283* $545,114,696*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)


Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Red River of the North Basin, ND, MN, SD & Manitoba, Canada
(Energy and Water)
$3,000,000 President *
Rep. Earl Pomeroy (D-ND)
Sen. Kent Conrad (D-ND)
Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND)
North Dakota; South Dakota
View earmark details 2009 Painter Creek, MN
(Energy and Water)
$0 Sen. Norm Coleman (R-MN) Minnesota
View earmark details 2010 Grand Forks, ND--East Grand Forks, MN
(Energy and Water)
$2,535,000 Rep. Earl Pomeroy (D-ND)
Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND)
North Dakota
View earmark details 2010 Minnehaha Creek Watershed, MN
(Energy and Water)
$305,000 Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) Minnesota
View earmark details 2010 Painter Creek, MN
(Energy and Water)
$0 Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-MN) Painter Creek, Minnesota
View earmark details 2010 Renewable Energy Clean Air Project (Recap) (MN)
(Energy and Water)
$1,000,000 No additional sponsors indicated Minnesota
View earmark details 2010 Section 114--Breckenridge, MN
(Energy and Water)
$0 Rep. Collin Peterson (D-MN) Minnesota
View earmark details 2010 Upper Mississippi River--Illinois WW System, IL, IA, MN, MO & WI
(Energy and Water)
$6,276,000 Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO)
Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-IA)
Rep. Russ Carnahan (D-MO)
Illinois; Minnesota; Missouri; Wisconsin
View earmark details 2010 Neighborhood Development Center, Midtown Global Market business technical assistance, St. Paul. MN
(Financial Services)
$200,000 Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN)
Sen. Al Franken (D-MN)
St. Paul, Minnesota Neighborhood Development Center
View earmark details 2010 Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, Credit Counseling Capacity Building, St. Paul, MN
(Financial Services)
$200,000 Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) St. Paul, Minnesota Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota
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