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Trips Congressional travel between 02/13/2009 and 02/18/2009


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    No.Cost
    Trips Selected 56 $600,431
    Approved by Republicans 24 $257,546
    Approved by Democrats 31 $334,194


View Details / PDF Traveler/ Dates Sponsor Approver Destination/ Purpose Cost
View trip details View original PDF Werner, Sharon
02/14/09-02/22/09
American Israel Education Foundation Altmire, Rep. Jason (-PA)
Tel Aviv, Israel - Tiberias, Israel
Participated in educational program designed to educate members and staffers on issues pertaining to... more
$8,407.30
View trip details View original PDF Kyle, Sarah Schultz
02/14/09-02/21/09
United Nations Foundation - UNAIDS Bayh, Sen. Evan (-IN)
Tanzania
Meetings with government officials regarding prevention, treatment, care and support of HIV services
$10,331.10
View trip details View original PDF Urey, Richard L.
02/14/09-02/20/09
Fu Jen Catholic University (Taiwan) Berkley, Rep. Shelley (-NV)
Taipei, Taiwan
Met with Taiwan government officials to discuss Taiwan military, economic, trade and other issues
$6,292.70
View trip details View original PDF Berkley, Rep. Shelley (-NV)
02/14/09-02/19/09
Fu Jen Catholic University (Taiwan) Berkley, Rep. Shelley (-NV)
Taipei, Taiwan
Met with government officials of Taiwan, toured Defense Command headquarters, met with National Defe... more
$21,269.90
View trip details View original PDF Berman, Rep. Howard (-CA)
02/14/09-02/22/09
Aspen Institute Berman, Rep. Howard (-CA)
Amman, Jordan
Attended conference on the relation of Islamic ideology and governance to U.S. policy
$13,624.00
View trip details View original PDF Bishop, Rep. Rob (-UT)
02/13/09-02/18/09
German Marshall Fund of the United States - Robert Bosch Foundation Bishop, Rep. Rob (-UT)
Elmau, Germany - Berlin, Germany
Attended a conference with German lawmakers to discuss the U.S.-German relationship
$12,599.80
Pricey Hotels
View trip details View original PDF Nowakowski, Paula T.
02/14/09-02/22/09
American Israel Education Foundation Boehner, Rep. John (-OH)
Tel Aviv, Israel
Attended meetings with journalists and representatives of the Israeli government and the Palestinian... more
$8,690.92
View trip details View original PDF Smith, Kara Vlasaty
02/14/09-02/22/09
American Israel Education Foundation Bond, Sen. Kit (-MO)
Israel
Educational and fact-finding trip to assess first-hand the current state of the security situation, ... more
$8,690.91
View trip details View original PDF McAvoy, Susan Ann
02/14/09-02/22/09
American Israel Education Foundation Boswell, Rep. Leonard (-IA)
Tel Aviv, Israel
Met with Israeli officials, journalists, and political analysts about the U.S.-Israel relationship
$8,690.55
View trip details View original PDF Fleming, Margaret K. (Maggie)
02/15/09-02/22/09
International Committee of the Red Cross Brownback, Sen. Sam (-KS)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole - Cap-Haitien, Haiti - ... more
Educational opportunity to learn about the ICRC and its humanitarian concern in Haiti
$1,878.00
View trip details View original PDF Capps, Rep. Lois (-CA)
02/14/09-02/20/09
Aspen Institute Capps, Rep. Lois (-CA)
Amman, Jordan
Attended Aspen Institute's conference on Islam
$17,277.00
View trip details View original PDF Carnahan, Rep. Russ (-MO)
02/13/09-02/21/09
German Marshall Fund of the United States Carnahan, Rep. Russ (-MO)
Elmau, Germany - Berlin, Germany - ... more
Attended meetings with the Bundestag, the German parliament; had a series of working sessions with l... more
$23,858.91
View trip details View original PDF Fischer, Peter Christian
02/14/09-02/22/09
American Israel Education Foundation Crapo, Sen. Mike (-ID)
Israel
Attend congressional staff educational seminar in Israel
$8,690.62
View trip details View original PDF Davis, Rep. Geoff (-KY)
02/14/09-02/20/09
Aspen Institute Davis, Rep. Geoff (-KY)
Amman, Jordan
Participate in conference on Middle East issues
$8,614.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Griggs, Heloisa H.
02/15/09-02/22/09
International Committee of the Red Cross Durbin, Sen. Dick (-IL)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole - Cap-Haitien, Haiti
Educational opportunity to learn about the ICRC and its humanitarian mission in Haiti
$1,878.00
View trip details View original PDF Gibbons, Emily
02/14/09-02/21/09
UNAIDS Engel, Rep. Eliot Lance (-NY)
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Fact-finding mission regarding AIDS care and treatment in Tanzania
$12,025.28
View trip details View original PDF Perry, Richard S.
02/14/09-02/22/09
American Israel Education Foundation Graham, Sen. Lindsey (-SC)
Israel
Learn about the current conflict in Gaza, progress on the Middle East peace process, cooperation bet... more
$8,690.92
View trip details View original PDF Graves, Rep. Sam (-MO)
02/13/09-02/18/09
German Marshall Fund of the United States - Robert Bosch Foundation Graves, Rep. Sam (-MO)
Munich, Germany - Berlin, Germany
Attended conference on U.S.-German relations
$23,752.31
Pricey Hotels
View trip details View original PDF Harkin, Sen. Tom (-IA)
02/14/09-02/20/09
Aspen Institute Harkin, Sen. Tom (-IA)
Amman, Jordan
Attended annual conference on Islam
$8,606.00
View trip details View original PDF Harman, Rep. Jane Lakes (-CA)
02/14/09-02/20/09
Aspen Institute Harman, Rep. Jane Lakes (-CA)
Amman, Jordan
Attended annual conference on Islam
$16,078.00
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