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View earmark details Sen. John Thune (R-South Dakota) - Earmarks Requested
In Office
Alternate Name: John Randolph Thune

 
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                     17 $13,304,328
With Other Members          137 $340,269,050
All Congressional                154 $353,573,378
All Sponsored Earmarks      162* $526,411,378*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Additional Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$250,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD) Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety
View earmark details 2008 Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety, Community Policing
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$564,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD)
Pine Ridge, South Dakota Oglala Sioux Tribe
View earmark details 2009 Oglala Sioux Tribe for law enforcement, court operations, prosecutors, public defenders office, and detention equipment and operations on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$750,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD)
Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota Oglala Sioux Tribe
View earmark details 2009 Ojinjinkta Housing Development Corporation, LLC Rosebud Home Manufacturing Facility, SD for the inventory and equipment needed for the construction of affordable homes for Native Americans
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$570,000 No additional sponsors indicated Rosebud, South Dakota
View earmark details 2008 Pave from the Sitting Bull Monument to US 12 and from US 12 to north of SD 1806P from SD 1806P from SD 1806 to the end of the pavement
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$581,728 No additional sponsors indicated Wakpala, South Dakota
View earmark details 2008 Perkins County Rural Water System
(Energy and Water)
$2,952,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD)
South Dakota Perkins County, S.D.
View earmark details 2009 Perkins County Rural Water System
(Energy and Water)
$2,265,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD)
Perkins County, South Dakota Perkins County, S.D.
View earmark details 2010 Perkins County Rural Water System
(Energy and Water)
$1,000,000 President *
Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD)
Perkins County, South Dakota
View earmark details 2008 Rapid City Area School District, for construction, renovation and equipment for a school-based clinic.
(Labor-HHS-Education)
$81,000 No additional sponsors indicated Rapid City, South Dakota Rapid City (S.D.) Area Schools
View earmark details 2009 Rapid City Source Water Protection Initiative for sewer system construction project
(Interior)
$300,000 Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin (D-SD)
Sen. Tim Johnson (D-SD)
South Dakota Rapid City, S.D.
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