Earmarks requested by Rep. Charles W. Boustany

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

AmountEarmark DescriptionIntended Recipient
$17,100,000 for Calcasieu River and Pass
$1,470,000 for Lafayette Regional Airport, airport upgrades
$1,000,000 for Littoral Battlespace Sensing (LBS) & Autonomous Underwater Vehicle System (UAV) Program C&C Technologies Inc.
$808,500 for Multimodal Transportation Facility
$738,000 for The Gulf Petro Initiative (LA)
$352,500 for Louisiana Environmental Research Center at McNeese State University
$295,000 for Southwest Coastal Hurricane Protection
$292,000 for Community Hospital Telehealth Consortium information technology networks
$274,400 for Acadiana Outreach Center Housing Redevelopment
$154,000 for Bayou Teche and Vermilion River
$146,000 for McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA for the Louisiana Academy for Innovative Teaching and Learning
$100,000 for Blackbird management activities in Louisiana APHIS Louisiana
$98,000 for Calcasieu Lock, LA
$89,300 for Lafayette Parish Bar Foundation, to increase the level of services through the Lafayette Parish Bar Foundation