The current ban on earmarks presents a significant challenge for getting money through the typical annual appropriations process. However, the Firm has worked aggressively to secure significant appropriations funding for its clients, including:
Energy and Water
Over $150 million secured for Corps of Engineers operations and maintenance costs, general investigations, studies, and construction projects; and for recycled water projects.
Transportation, Housing and Urban Development
Over $50 million secured for transportation construction costs, rail projects, housing and urban development construction costs, and economic development projects.
Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Services
Over $25 million secured for museums, libraries, education, health facilities, public service documentaries, etc.
Interior and Environment
Over $25 million secured for the Clean Water and Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Funds.
Science State, Justice and Commerce
Over $10 million secured for after-school programs and gang prevention (COPS), and science funding for local school districts.
Over $10 million secured for pre-disaster mitigation projects.