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

View earmark details Earmark Spending in Washington

* 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 839 $1,267,870,639
All earmarks 998* $3,634,851,333*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2008 Bethel School District for construction and build out of a community center for seniors and youth
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$147,000 Rep. Dave Reichert (R-WA)
Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA)
Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA)
Spanaway, Washington Bethel (Ore.) School District
View earmark details 2008 City of Edmonds for renovation of the Edmunds Center for the Arts
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$147,000 Former Rep. Jay Inslee (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
Edmonds, Washington City of Edmonds, Wash.
View earmark details 2008 Washington Technology Center for construction, renovation, and build out of a technology center
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$147,000 Former Rep. Brian Baird (D-WA)
Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
Seattle, Washington Washington Technology Center
View earmark details 2009 Washington Investigations Program
(Energy and Water)
$145,000 President *
Former Rep. Doc Hastings (R-WA)
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
View earmark details 2008 Clover Park Technical College, for an institute for environmental sustainability in the workforce
$143,000 Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) Lakewood, Washington
View earmark details 2008 Family Medicine Spokane, Spokane, WA for rural training assistance
$143,000 Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) Spokane, Washington Family Medicine Spokane (Wash.)
View earmark details 2008 Northwest Washington Electrical Industry Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee, for expanded training capability, acquisition of training equipment, and to meet the need for skilled electrical workers
$143,000 Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) Mount Vernon, Washington
View earmark details 2008 Pediatric Interim Care Center, Kent, WA for the Drug-Exposed Infants Outreach and Education program
$143,000 Rep. Dave Reichert (R-WA) Kent, Washington Pediatric Interim Care Center (Kent, Wash.)
View earmark details 2008 Quincy Valley Medical Center, for facilities and equipment
$143,000 Former Rep. Doc Hastings (R-WA) Quincy, Washington Quincy (Wash.) Valley Medical Center
View earmark details 2008 Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council, to create and sustain a partnership between business, education, and workforce leaders in Southwest Washington
$143,000 No sponsor indicated Vancouver, Washington
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