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Trips Congressional travel between 08/17/2008 and 08/22/2008


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    No.Cost
    Trips Selected 85 $356,248
    Approved by Republicans 40 $157,526
    Approved by Democrats 45 $198,721


View Details / PDF Traveler/ Dates Sponsor Approver Destination/ Purpose Cost
View trip details View original PDF Barron, William Daniel (Dan)
08/18/08-08/20/08
American Exploration and Production Council Inhofe, Sen. Jim (-OK)
Grand Junction, CO
Traveler handles energy issues for the Committee on Environment and Public Works. On the trip, trave... more
$789.89
View trip details View original PDF Hite, Matthew J. (Matt)
08/18/08-08/20/08
American Exploration and Production Council Inhofe, Sen. Jim (-OK)
Grand Junction, CO
Traveler handles storage, recycling and oversight issues for the Committee on Environment and Public... more
$789.89
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Scism, Jason C.
08/17/08-08/20/08
Progress and Freedom Foundation Issa, Rep. Darrell (-CA)
Aspen, COSkiing
To attend conference on telecommunications and intellectual property policy
$2,097.00
View trip details View original PDF Dujon, Charles
08/15/08-08/24/08
RESULTS Educational Fund Jackson, Rep. Jesse (-IL)
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - Nairobi, Kenya
To participate in a congressional educational trip to Tanzania and Kenya to understand efforts to co... more
$4,740.89
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Johnson, Rep. Eddie Bernice (-TX)
08/14/08-08/17/08
Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and Leadership Institute Johnson, Rep. Eddie Bernice (-TX)
Tunica, MSSin City
To attend the Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and Leadership Institute 2008 Mississip... more
$0.00
View trip details View original PDF Jones, Rep. Stephanie Tubbs (-OH)
08/15/08-08/17/08
Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and Leadership Institute Jones, Rep. Stephanie Tubbs (-OH)
Tunica, MSSin City
To attend town hall meetings and policy forums with local community leaders to express their interes... more
$360.00
View trip details View original PDF Downs, Glen Alan
08/16/08-08/23/08
Rumi Forum for Interfaith Dialogue Jones, Rep. Walter B. (-NC)
Istanbul, TurkeyCultural Mecca - Ankara, TurkeyCultural Mecca
Met with representatives of religious, media, business organizations, as well as officials from gove... more
$3,400.00
View trip details View original PDF Rudolph, Kimberly Suezette Clifton (Kim)
08/14/08-08/17/08
Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and Leadership Institute Kilpatrick, Rep. Carolyn Cheeks (-MI)
Tunica, MSSin City
To attend policy discussions and town hall meetings
$495.00
View trip details View original PDF Gundersen, Kevin P.
08/16/08-08/23/08
Rumi Forum for Interfaith Dialogue King, Rep. Pete (-NY)
Ankara, TurkeyCultural Mecca - Istanbul, TurkeyCultural Mecca
To participate in a congressional trip to Turkey, which included meetings with government, business,... more
$3,350.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Miller, Jeffrey A.
08/17/08-08/20/08
Progress and Freedom Foundation Kohl, Sen. Herb (-WI)
Aspen, COSkiing
Spoke on a panel addressing patent reform
$2,048.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Kyl, Sen. Jon (-AZ)
08/15/08-08/17/08
Private Sector Solutions Advocacy Fund Kyl, Sen. Jon (-AZ)
Jackson Hole, WYSkiing
Attend conference "The Challenge of Radical Islam"
$2,756.64
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View trip details View original PDF Lewis, Rep. John (-GA)
08/15/08-08/17/08
Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and Leadership Institute Lewis, Rep. John (-GA)
Tunica, MSSin City
Policy conference
$0.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Lowey, Rep. Nita (-NY)
08/17/08-08/23/08
Aspen Institute Lowey, Rep. Nita (-NY)
Paris, FranceCultural Mecca
Aspen Institute Congressional Program's annual conference on Islam
$12,245.60
View trip details View original PDF Scott, Margaret Nicole (Nicole)
08/15/08-08/23/08
Rumi Forum for Interfaith Dialogue Lucas, Rep. Frank D. (-OK)
Istanbul, TurkeyCultural Mecca - Ankara, TurkeyCultural Mecca
Meet with various Turkish officials and business leaders to discuss Turkish political, economic and ... more
$3,400.00
View trip details View original PDF Lugar, Sen. Dick (-IN)
08/17/08-08/23/08
Aspen Institute Lugar, Sen. Dick (-IN)
Paris, FranceCultural Mecca
Participate in the Aspen Institute's Congressional Program conference on Islam
$17,184.94
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Bassett, Michael B. (Mike)
08/17/08-08/20/08
Progress and Freedom Foundation Martinez, Sen. Mel (-FL)
Aspen, COSkiing
The summit will bring policy makers and academics together to discuss issues surrounding digital eco... more
$1,950.00
View trip details View original PDF Frosch, Peter M.
08/15/08-08/24/08
RESULTS Educational Fund McCollum, Rep. Betty (-MN)
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - Nairobi, Kenya
To participate in a congressional educational trip to Tanzania and Kenya to learn about the efforts ... more
$4,731.99
View trip details View original PDF Rose, Joyce Comer
08/18/08-08/19/08
Amtrak Mica, Rep. John (-FL)
Sanford, FLGolfing
Rode Amtrak AutoTrain from Lorton, VA to Sanford, FL an 18.5 hour overnight trip. Was briefed by Am... more
$480.00
View trip details View original PDF Meenan, John Michael Jr. (Mike)
08/18/08-08/19/08
Amtrak Mica, Rep. John (-FL)
Sanford, FLGolfing
Rode Amtrak Auto train from Lorton, VA to Sanford, FL, 18.5 hour overnight trip; met with Amtrak and... more
$480.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Miller, Rep. George (-CA)
08/17/08-08/23/08
Aspen Institute Miller, Rep. George (-CA)
Paris, FranceCultural Mecca
To attend a congressional program titled: "Islam: Governance and Ideology and U.S. Policy"
$11,090.20
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