Earmarks requested by Rep. Joe Linus Barton

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

AmountEarmark DescriptionIntended Recipient
$ for Ennis Independent School District, Ennis, TX for English as a second language instruction, including purchase of equipment
$88,000,000 for National Domestic Preparedness Consortium
$84,525,000 for NW/SE LRT MOS
$2,400,000 for FA-18 Roadmap Procurement Plan Fidelity Upgrade L-3 Link Simulation and Training
$2,000,000 for Strike Weapon Propulsion (SWEAP) Carbon-Carbon Advanced Technologies Inc.
$1,638,000 for Johnson Creek, Upper Trinity Basin, Arlington
$984,000 for Center for Renewable Energy, Science, and Technology (TX)
$492,000 for Advancing Texas Biofuel Production (TX)
$490,000 for US 287 Ennis Bypass from BU 287 to South of SH 34
$294,000 for Fort Worth Transportation Authority
$195,000 for Houston County Hospital District, Crockett, TX for facilities and equipment
$98,000 for Arlington Chamber of Commerce for commercialization of technology, especially bio- and nano-technology at University of Texas Arlington
$0 for Jupiter Oxy Fuel Technology Project (IN, TX)