Below are 10 selected randomly from press releases issued by Sens. Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell and Reps. Rick Larsen and Jay Inslee.
$504,210 to the Advanced Manufacturing in Materials Innovation Center at Edmonds Community College for testing and training workers who will handle composites used in the making of Boeing's new 787.
$19.6 million to Sound Transit for design work and land purchases for a future extension of light rail from downtown Seattle to the University of Washington.
$647,000 to the state Department of Transportation for rumble strips, guard rails and turn lanes on U.S. 2 between Snohomish and Skykomish, one of the deadliest stretches of highway in the state.
$714,000 to establish the National Methamphetamine Training and Technical Assistance Center in Tacoma as the nation's principal facility for training, education, prevention and treatment resources.
$1,181,180 to the National Park Service to enlarge Mount Rainier National Park by acquiring 200 acres encompassing a portion of the Carbon River.
$237,327 to the state's Wine Grape Foundation for research into how to limit the damage caused by viruses in vineyards.
$1,104,216 to Washington State University for developing new varieties of potatoes that provide greater yields, better nutrition and are more disease-resistant.
$1 million to Washington State University for studying the creation of new fuels for space travel through the High Energy Matter Space Propulsion Initiative.
$2 million to Outdoor Research in Seattle for development of a U.S. Army Extended Cold Weather Clothing System (ECWCS) Hand Protection, also known as a glove soldiers can wear in all battlefield and weather conditions.
$10,940,000 to the U.S. Navy to develop the Fleet Regional Readiness Center at Naval Station Everett where sailors can carry out required training sessions that currently require out-of-state travel.
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