Earmarks requested by Rep. Betty McCollum

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

AmountEarmark DescriptionIntended Recipient
$10,192,000 for Central Corridor Light Rail
$3,536,000 for Joint Forces Headquarters and Emergency Operations Center
$3,000,000 for Plasma Sterilizer Phygen Inc.
$1,600,000 for Severe Battlefield Injury Treatment; Technology to Prevent Compartment Syndrome Twin Star Medical
$1,600,000 for Envelop Protective Covers
$1,000,000 for Knowledge Driven Manufacturing System (KDMS)
$882,000 for I-35W Reconstruction Design
$787,000 for Advanced Green Design for Museum of Natural History (MN)
$656,600 for Union Depot Multi-modal Hub
$564,000 for St. Paul, MN Police Department Interoperable 800 MHz Radio Equipment
$490,000 for Snelling Avenue/University Avenue Intersection Redesign
$487,000 for HealthEast Care System, St. Paul, MN for health information systems
$487,000 for Minnesota Humanities Commission, St. Paul, MN to implement curricula and classroom resources on Native Americans
$487,000 for Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN for nursing education programs
$487,000 for Twin Cities Public Television, S1. Paul, MN for the Minnesota Digital Public Media Archive
$470,000 for St. Paul, MN Police Department Police Car Camera and audio Systems
$309,000 for Cereal Disease, St. Paul, MN
$289,000 for University of Minnesota, for construction, renovation, and equipment.
$146,000 for West Side Community Health Services, St. Paul, MN for facilities and equipment
$97,000 for Advocating Change Together, Inc., St Paul, MN for a disability rights training initiative
$93,000 for St. Paul Lower Harbor, Minnesota