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Trips Congressional travel between 11/07/2008 and 11/09/2008


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    No.Cost
    Trips Selected 20 $130,218
    Approved by Republicans 7 $71,713
    Approved by Democrats 13 $58,504


View Details / PDF Traveler/ Dates Sponsor Approver Destination/ Purpose Cost
View trip details View original PDF Gutiérrez, Rep. Luis (-IL)
11/09/08-11/14/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Gutiérrez, Rep. Luis (-IL)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
To participate in meetings with EU representatives on issues such as health care reform, national se... more
$16,294.88
Pricey Hotels
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Baca, Rep. Joe (-CA)
11/09/08-11/12/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Baca, Rep. Joe (-CA)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
To attend and participate in the FCGP TransAtlantic Conference
$10,017.89
Pricey Hotels
View trip details View original PDF Glasscock, Stacey Kim
11/08/08-11/15/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Lucas, Rep. Frank D. (-OK)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
Attended briefings and moderated panels with EU officials regarding health care, the economy, nation... more
$7,674.80
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Lamborn, Rep. Doug (-CO)
11/08/08-11/15/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Lamborn, Rep. Doug (-CO)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
To attend meetings with EU representatives to discuss issues including national security, the econom... more
$6,065.58
View trip details View original PDF Bachmann, Rep. Michele (-MN)
11/08/08-11/14/08
Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas Bachmann, Rep. Michele (-MN)
Tel Aviv, Israel - Jerusalem, IsraelCultural Mecca - ... more
To attend meetings with government, military, academia and religious leaders
$7,170.00
View trip details View original PDF Bennett, Barry Patrick
11/08/08-11/14/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Schmidt, Rep. Jean (-OH)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
Attended conferences on a wide range of issues of international importance
$6,664.32
View trip details View original PDF Ellison, Rep. Keith (-MN)
11/08/08-11/14/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Ellison, Rep. Keith (-MN)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
Spoke on panels as a representative of the U.S. policy perspective regarding global competitiveness,... more
$11,837.92
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Lucas, Rep. Frank D. (-OK)
11/08/08-11/14/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Lucas, Rep. Frank D. (-OK)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
Attended briefings and participated in panel discussions with EU officials regarding health care, th... more
$15,557.04
View trip details View original PDF Moran, Rep. Jim (-VA)
11/08/08-11/14/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Moran, Rep. Jim (-VA)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
To attend discussions with EU officials on issues such as health care, agriculture, the economy, imm... more
$11,387.48
View trip details View original PDF Traub, Jonathan G. (Jon)
11/08/08-11/14/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange McCrery, Rep. Jim (-LA)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
To attend meetings with EU representatives on issues including the economy, national security, healt... more
$4,142.09
View trip details View original PDF Miller, Rep. George (-CA)
11/08/08-11/08/08
Liberty Hill Foundation Miller, Rep. George (-CA)
Los Angeles, CACultural Mecca
Served as a panelist and discussed policy issues that are before the Education and Labor Committee d... more
$361.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Sensenbrenner, Rep. Jim (-WI)
11/07/08-11/14/08
Franklin Center for Global Policy Exchange Sensenbrenner, Rep. Jim (-WI)
Amsterdam, NetherlandsCultural Mecca
To meet with EU representatives on EU-U.S. issues
$24,440.00
View trip details View original PDF Kleinbard, Edward David (Ed)
11/07/08-11/09/08
University of Chicago Law School Rangel, Rep. Charlie (-NY)
Chicago, ILCultural Mecca
To participate in the 61st Annual Federal Tax Conference
$596.00
View trip details View original PDF Rangel, Rep. Charlie (-NY)
11/07/08-11/09/08
New York Carib News Rangel, Rep. Charlie (-NY)
St. MaartenSin CityTropical Paradise
Attend a conference focusing on advancing trade and commercial relations between New York City and t... more
$990.00
View trip details View original PDF Clyburn, Rep. Jim (-SC)
11/07/08-11/08/08
NAACP Norwalk (Conn.) Branch Clyburn, Rep. Jim (-SC)
White Plains, NY
Keynote speaker at NAACP Norwalk Branch's Freedom Fund Banquet
$621.00
View trip details View original PDF Payne, Rep. Don (-NJ)
11/06/08-11/10/08
New York Carib News Payne, Rep. Don (-NJ)
St. MaartenSin CityTropical Paradise
Attend 13th Annual Caribbean Multi-National Business Conference
$990.00
View trip details View original PDF Kilpatrick, Rep. Carolyn Cheeks (-MI)
11/06/08-11/09/08
New York Carib News Kilpatrick, Rep. Carolyn Cheeks (-MI)
St. MaartenSin CityTropical Paradise
Traveler participated in a business conference to give a congressional and legislative perspective o... more
$1,980.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Thompson, Rep. Bennie (-MS)
11/06/08-11/09/08
New York Carib News Thompson, Rep. Bennie (-MS)
St. MaartenSin CityTropical Paradise
Attend conference and meetings to give a perspective on committee chairmanship and legislation
$1,400.00
View trip details View original PDF Christensen, Rep. Donna (-VI)
11/06/08-11/08/08
New York Carib News Christensen, Rep. Donna (-VI)
St. MaartenSin CityTropical Paradise
To attend and participate in the 13th Annual Caribbean Multi-National Business Conference
$855.00
View trip details View original PDF DeBaca, Lou
11/05/08-11/07/08
Iowa Council for International Understanding Conyers, Rep. John (-MI)
Des Moines, IA
Attended a conference and spoke during panel sessions on immigration and worker protection issues; g... more
$1,173.40
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