April 01, 2022

ICYMI: Gillibrand Ranks 9th In Congress For Delivering Funding Back Home; Gillibrand Delivered More Than $230 Million For New York Projects

For Senators Not On Appropriations Committee Or In Leadership, Gillibrand Ranked 2nd

 In case you missed it, an analysis from the New York Times found that U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand ranked 9th in Congress in terms of securing earmarks for her home state. Gillibrand delivered $230.6 million for New York projects, such as upgrading drinking water treatment facilities in Cohoes, revitalizing the Buffalo waterfront, constructing new hospital facilities in Brooklyn, and more. Furthermore, if members of the Appropriations Committee and Senate leadership are excluded, Gillibrand ranked 2nd in the Senate.

Chart below and the full New York Times article can be found here.