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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Rep. Jason Altmire (D-Pennsylvania, 4th) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated

 
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                     46 $24,586,514
With Other Members          29 $27,459,621
All Congressional                75 $52,046,135
All Sponsored Earmarks      78* $143,777,135*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

(asc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Direct Motor Driven Waterjet
(Defense)
$1,600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Cheswick, Pennsylvania Curtiss-Wright Electro-Mechanical Corp.
View earmark details 2010 Transportable Renal Replacement Therapy for Battlefield Applications
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Warrendale, Pennsylvania Innovative BioTherapies Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Highly Integrated Production for Expediting Reset
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Rep. Henry Brown (R-SC)
Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
...more
South Carolina South Carolina Research Authority; Co-eXprise Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Lifetime Power for Wireless Control Sensors
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Powercast Corp.
View earmark details 2010 Integrated Power System Power Dense Harmonic Filter Design
(Defense)
$1,600,000 No additional sponsors indicated Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania GE Power Conversion
View earmark details 2008 Integrated Power System Converter
(Defense)
$800,000 Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA)
Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
...more
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania GE Power Conversion
View earmark details 2010 Collagen-Based Wound Dressing
(Defense)
$800,000 No additional sponsors indicated Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Ension Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Upper Ohio Navigation System Study, PA
(Energy and Water)
$1,255,000 Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA)
...more
Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2008 Emsworth L&D Ohio River (Static Instability Correction)
(Energy and Water)
$42,312,000 President *
Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA)
...more
Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2008 Upper Ohio Navigation Study
(Energy and Water)
$2,460,000 Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA)
...more
Pennsylvania
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