Earmarks requested by Rep. Adam H. Putnam

Data from Fiscal Year 2008 appropriations bills supplied by Taxpayers for Common Sense.

AmountEarmark DescriptionIntended Recipient
$4,504,000 for Remote Environmental Monitoring and Diagnostics in the Perishables Supply Chain University of Florida
$3,000,000 for Critical Language Instruction for Military Personnel, Education, Training and Distance Learning University of Southern Florida
$1,296,000 for Citrus Canker/ Greening, FL University of Florida
$940,000 for Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Reef Fish Monitoring and Research
$846,000 for Science Consortium for Ocean Replenishment at Mote Marine Lab
$738,000 for Florida Renewable Energy Program (FL)
$735,000 for US 98 Six Lane Widening
$600,000 for University of South Florida to establish a Center for the Development of Information Technology
$492,000 for Southwest Florida Water Management District for Peace and Myakka River Watershed Restoration
$390,000 for Citrus Waste Utilization, Winter Haven, FL
$390,000 for Florida Southern College, Lakeland, FL for purchase of equipment to support nursing programs
$294,000 for Winter Haven Transit Bus and Bus Facility
$294,000 for Lakeland Area Mass Transit District
$292,000 for Polk Community College, Winter Haven, FL for advanced manufacturing training programs
$243,000 for Florida Southern College, Lakeland, FL to digitize holdings and create an online exhibit
$235,000 for Polk County, FL Sheriff's Office
$196,000 for Polk County, Florida Community Center Project, for construction of a community center
$196,000 for Florida Southern College, for construction of library to house historic documents of Frank Lloyd Wright
$195,000 for Osceola County Health Department, Poinciana, FL for facilities and equipment
$97,000 for Polk County Public Schools, Bartow, FL for purchase of assistive technologies