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Fiscal Year(s)

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Massachusetts

* Earmarks requested by the president are not included in the member and state rankings to better reflect political power. This follows the methodology used by Taxpayers for Common Sense.
Fiscal Year(s) 2008-2010 No Total Amount
Congressional earmarks 766 $730,208,069
All earmarks 820* $962,473,069*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount

(desc)

Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2009 Chelsea Street Bridge
(Homeland Security)
$2,000,000 Former Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
Former Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
Chelsea, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2009 Payload and Advanced Development for Next Generation Robot Platform
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Former Rep. John Tierney (D-MA)
Former Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
Former Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
...more
Burlington, Massachusetts
View earmark details 2010 Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Former Rep. John Olver (D-MA) Fitchburg, Massachusetts Headwall Photonics Inc.
View earmark details 2010 Light Weight Nanophosphate Battery with Improved Energy Density
(Defense)
$2,000,000 Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA)
Former Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
Former Sen. Paul G. Kirk (D-MA)
...more
Watertown, Massachusetts A123 Systems Inc.
View earmark details 2010 UMASS Integrative Science Building
(Energy and Water)
$2,000,000 Former Rep. John Olver (D-MA) Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Cape Cod National Seashore
(Interior)
$1,969,000 Former Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
Former Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Silvio Conte National Wildlife Refuge
(Interior)
$1,969,000 President *
Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT)
Former Rep. Paul Hodes (D-NH)
Former Rep. John Olver (D-MA)
...more
Massachusetts; New Hampshire; Vermont
View earmark details 2008 Conductive, transparent coatings solar cell research project
(Energy and Water)
$1,968,000 Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA)
Former Rep. John Olver (D-MA)
Former Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA)
...more
Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 Green Harbor Marshfield, Massachusetts.
(Energy and Water)
$1,968,000 Former Rep. Bill Delahunt (D-MA)
Former Rep. John Olver (D-MA)
Massachusetts
View earmark details 2008 UMASS Integrative Science Building (MA)
(Energy and Water)
$1,968,000 Former Rep. John Olver (D-MA) Massachusetts University of Massachusetts Amherst
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