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Alan Grayson’s Double Life: Congressman and Hedge Fund Manager

by The New York Times on 02/11/2016

Ethics and Apartheid: How Israel Junkets Undermine U.S. Democracy

by Foreign Policy Journal on 02/02/2016

Lobbying World

by The Hill on 01/26/2016

For one day only, the Senate’s a matriarchy

by Roll Call on 01/26/2016

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

View earmark details Earmark Spending for U.S. Territories Projects

* 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 41 $17,259,000
All earmarks 72* $875,467,000*
Earmark Details Year Description (Bill) Amount


Sponsors Locations Receiving Organization
View earmark details 2010 Law Enforcement Technology and Equipment
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$550,000 Rep. Donna Christensen (D-VI) St. Croix, Virgin Islands, U.S. Territories U.S. Virgin Islands Police Department
View earmark details 2010 Fifth-Wheel Towing Devices for the Puerto Rico Army National Guard
$560,000 Rep. Pedro Pierluisi (D-PR) Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories Puerto Rico National Guard
View earmark details 2010 Guam Waterworks Authority for Wastewater Infrastructure Improvements
$600,000 Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (D-GU) Guam, U.S. Territories Guam Waterworks Authority
View earmark details 2010 LBJ Tropical Medical Center, Pago Pago, AS for facilities and equipment
$700,000 Rep. Eni F.H. Faleomavaega (D-AS) Pago Pago, American Samoa, U.S. Territories LBJ Tropical Medical Center (Fagaalu, American Samoa)
View earmark details 2010 Guam International Airport Authority-Terminal Security Enhancements
(Transportation-Housing and Urban Development)
$750,000 Rep. Madeleine Bordallo (D-GU) Guam, U.S. Territories
View earmark details 2010 Guam National Wildlife Refuge, invasive species fence construction
$866,000 President (solo) * Guam, U.S. Territories U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
View earmark details 2010 Critical Wastewater System Repairs and Improvements
$900,000 Rep. Donna Christensen (D-VI) Virgin Islands, U.S. Territories Government of the U.S. Virgin Islands
View earmark details 2010 San Juan Harbor, PR
(Energy and Water)
$1,140,000 President *
Rep. Pedro Pierluisi (D-PR)
Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories
View earmark details 2010 Urban Assault Course
(Military Construction)
$1,669,000 Rep. Pedro Pierluisi (D-PR) Puerto Rico: Camp Santiago, U.S. Territories
View earmark details 2010 Support scientific research at the Arecibo Observatory in the fields of climate change and space weather.
(Commerce, Justice and Science)
$2,000,000 No sponsor indicated Arecibo, PR, U.S. Territories
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