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

View earmark details Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Alabama) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: Richard Craig Shelby

 
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                     202 $426,234,050
With Other Members          235 $496,533,900
All Congressional                437 $922,767,950
All Sponsored Earmarks      451* $1,315,957,950*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

(asc)

Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Alabama Department of Public Safety for law enforcement purposes
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. Terry Everett (R-AL) Montgomery, Alabama Alabama Department of Public Safety
View earmark details 2008 Alabama District Attorneys Association Data Protection Program
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$117,500 Rep. Spencer Bachus (R-AL) Montgomery, Alabama Alabama District Attorneys Association
View earmark details 2008 Alabama District Attorneys Association, for computer forensics labs
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$752,000 Rep. Spencer Bachus (R-AL) Montgomery, Alabama Alabama District Attorneys Association
View earmark details 2008 Alabama District Attorneys Association, for the state's drug problem and gang activity
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,692,000 No additional sponsors indicated Montgomery, Alabama Alabama District Attorneys Association
View earmark details 2009 Alabama District Attorney's Association to combat the methamphetamine problem and educate citizens of its dangers
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$1,000,000 Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) Montgomery, Alabama Alabama District Attorneys Association
View earmark details 2009 Alabama District Attorney, Zerometh
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$500,000 Rep. Jo Bonner (R-AL)
Rep. Artur Genestre Davis (D-AL)
Montgomery, Alabama Alabama District Attorneys Association
View earmark details 2008 Alabama Entrepreneurial Research Network, Small Business Incubator
(Financial Services)
$250,000 No additional sponsors indicated Tuscaloosa, Alabama Alabama Entrepreneurial Research Network
View earmark details 2008 Alabama GIS Mapping, to plan and produce a high resolution large scale geospatial database of Alabama, Alabama Department of Revenue
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$423,000 Rep. Bud Cramer (D-AL) Montgomery, Alabama
View earmark details 2009 Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind for youth mentoring and juvenile justice programs
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$150,000 No additional sponsors indicated Talladega, Alabama Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind
View earmark details 2008 Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind, Talladega, Al, mentoring for disabled at-risk youth
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$188,000 No additional sponsors indicated Talladega, Alabama Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind
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