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July 28, 2010 --

Federal grand jury sought documents, interviews regarding Nathan Deal Some DeKalb elected officials gave staff raises Feds OK with campaign payments to family; others see a problem Departing Madison Co. superintendent gets $36K on way out Georgia may lose unused earmarks

LegiStorm unveils searchable database of Congressional earmarks

LegiStorm unveils searchable database of Congressional earmarks
September 21, 2009 --

A new, searchable database lets you sift through $20 billion in congressional pork, also known as earmarks, for the last two fiscal years. The data shows Georgia collected $2.1 billion of the national total. Just looking at “solo” sponsorship, U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop led Georgia’s congressional delegation with $46.9 million directed to the state in FY 2008 and 2009.