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

View earmark details Former Sen. Arlen Specter (D-Pennsylvania) - Earmarks Requested
Defeated, Died, Oct. 14, 2012

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                     320 $80,626,500
With Other Members          530 $558,385,746
All Congressional                850 $639,012,246
All Sponsored Earmarks      864* $936,805,246*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Ceramic Membrane-10(X) Times More Energy for Battery Systems
$2,400,000 Former Rep. Allyson Schwartz (D-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Harleysville, Pennsylvania MaxPower Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Improved Thermal Batteries for Guided Munitions
$2,400,000 Former Rep. Allyson Schwartz (D-PA) Horsham, Pennsylvania EnerSys Advanced Systems Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Medium Caliber Metal Parts Upgrade
$2,400,000 Former Rep. Paul Kanjorski (D-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Medico Industries Inc.
View earmark details 2008 Theater Enterprise Wide Logistics System
$2,400,000 Former Rep. Joe Sestak (D-PA) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Drive System Composite Structural Component Risk Reduction Program
$2,400,000 Rep. Bob Brady (D-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Chester, Pennsylvania V System Composites Inc.
View earmark details 2010 OMNI Active Vibration Control System
$2,400,000 Former Rep. Kathy Dahlkemper (D-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Erie, Pennsylvania Lord Corp.
View earmark details 2009 Center for Applied Research in Intelligent Autonomous Systems
$2,400,000 Former Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-PA)
Former Rep. Joe Sestak (D-PA)
Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA)
Villanova, Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2009 Dual Stage Variable Energy Absorber
$2,400,000 Former Rep. Patrick Joseph Murphy (D-PA) Penns Park, Pennsylvania
View earmark details 2008 All Terrain Lifter Army System II
$2,400,000 Rep. Bill Shuster (R-PA) Unknown Location
View earmark details 2010 Blood Safety and Decontamination Technology
$2,400,000 Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)
Former Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-PA)
Former Rep. Jim Gerlach (R-PA)
Connecticut; Pennsylvania; Washington University of Washington (Seattle); Puget Sound Blood Center; Yale School of Medicine; Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Pa.)
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