The Pork Report
Rep. Kathy Castor
Construction of a community center in a low-income neighborhood in Manatee County
Buchanan, Castor, Martinez, Nelson
The dredging and maintenance of Port Manatee
Lido Key Beach (renourishment)
Nelson, Martinez, Buchanan
Science Consortium for Ocean Replenishment (SCORE) for Mote Marine Laboratory
University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, Tampa, FL for nursing program facilities and equipment
*Source: Taxpayers for Common Sense . This list is for FY 2010.
**Lawmakers include: U.S. Representative Vern Buchanan, FL-13 (Buchanan voted to ban earmarks in March 2010 and has not submitted any since that date.) U.S. Representative Kathy Castor, U.S. Senator Bill Nelson, U.S. Senator Mel Martinez.