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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Mississippi

* 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 762 $2,110,625,418
All earmarks 816* $2,805,971,802*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill)

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Amount Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Dietary supplements research, National Center for Natural Products Research, Oxford, Mississippi
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,608,000 Rep. Travis Childers (D-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
...more
Oxford, Mississippi National Center for Natural Products Research
View earmark details 2010 Extension specialist, MS
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$98,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Mississippi Mississippi State University
View earmark details 2010 Genomics for Southern Crop Stress and Disease, MS
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$797,000 Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
...more
Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Hurricane Katrina Related Watershed Restoration Project, MS
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$229,000 Rep. Gene Taylor (D-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Mississippi Conservation Initiative, NRCS MS
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$2,000,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Mississippi Valley State University, Curriculum Development
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$1,002,000 Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Mississippi Mississippi Valley State University
View earmark details 2010 New Satellite and Computer-Based Technology for Agriculture, MS
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$654,000 Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
Mississippi
View earmark details 2010 Rural Systems, MS
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$215,000 Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS)
Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS)
...more
Mississippi Jackson State University
View earmark details 2010 Shrimp Aquaculture, AZ, HI, LA, MA, MS, SC, TX
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$2,908,000 Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI)
Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ)
Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI)
...more
Hawaii; Louisiana; Massachusetts; Mississippi; South Carolina; Texas
View earmark details 2010 Wood Utilization, AK, ID, LA, ME, MI, MN, MS, NC, OR, TN, WV
(Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA)
$4,841,000 Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-NC)
Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR)
Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS)
...more
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