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Trips Congressional travel between 08/23/2009 and 08/29/2009


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    No.Cost
    Trips Selected 43 $170,041
    Approved by Republicans 16 $78,682
    Approved by Democrats 26 $84,849


View Details / PDF Traveler/ Dates Sponsor Approver Destination/ Purpose Cost
View trip details View original PDF Weaver, Lindsey
08/13/09-08/23/09
American Exploration and Production Council Markey, Rep. Betsy (-CO)
Denver, CO
Attended meetings and site visits to learn about energy production in the U.S.
$426.50
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Ehlers, Rep. Vern (-MI)
08/17/09-08/23/09
Aspen Institute Ehlers, Rep. Vern (-MI)
Banff, Alberta
Attended seminars on education
$5,565.92
View trip details View original PDF Watt, Rep. Mel (-NC)
08/17/09-08/24/09
Aspen Institute Watt, Rep. Mel (-NC)
Banff, Alberta
Participated in non-partisan discussion of issues related to education and public policy in the Unit... more
$4,413.80
View trip details View original PDF Tafoya, Simon N.
08/23/09-08/26/09
Border Action Network for Human Rights - Pikes Peak Immigration and Refugee Collaborative Udall, Sen. Mark (-CO)
Tucson, AZGolfing
To understand the situation on the southwest border
$984.00
View trip details View original PDF Shadegg, Rep. John (-AZ)
08/29/09-09/03/09
German Marshall Fund of the United States - U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress - ... more Shadegg, Rep. John (-AZ)
Ankara, TurkeyCultural Mecca - Istanbul, TurkeyCultural Mecca
To participate in the 5th annual U.S.-Turkey seminar, including briefings and meetings with governme... more
$10,063.99
View trip details View original PDF Lamborn, Rep. Doug (-CO)
08/29/09-09/04/09
German Marshall Fund of the United States - U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress - ... more Lamborn, Rep. Doug (-CO)
Ankara, TurkeyCultural Mecca - Istanbul, TurkeyCultural Mecca
To participate in the fifth annual U.S.-Turkey seminar, including meetings with Turkish government l... more
$8,459.62
View trip details View original PDF Pierluisi, Rep. Pedro (-PR)
08/29/09-09/04/09
German Marshall Fund of the United States - U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress - ... more Pierluisi, Rep. Pedro (-PR)
Ankara, TurkeyCultural Mecca - Istanbul, TurkeyCultural Mecca
To participate in the fifth Annual U.S.-Turkey seminar, including meetings with ambassadors, Prime M... more
$8,714.58
View trip details View original PDF Beauvais, Joel Christopher
08/29/09-09/02/09
David and Lucile Packard Foundation - Organization for Tropical Studies Markey, Rep. Ed (-MA)
Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí, Costa Rica
Attended a workshop on international forest carbon policy for U.S. decision-makers at La Selva Biolo... more
$787.00
View trip details View original PDF Tsentas, Christos Andros
08/15/09-08/24/09
Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Lee, Rep. Barbara Jean (-CA)
Lusaka, Zambia
Met Global Fund staff/partners and visited sites and programs providing health care and other servic... more
$3,605.00
View trip details View original PDF Brooks, Mary Cronin
08/22/09-08/30/09
Institute of Interfaith Dialog for World Peace Oberstar, Rep. Jim (-MN)
Istanbul, TurkeyCultural Mecca
Introduced to political, social, economic, foreign policy, trade and business officials in Turkey fo... more
$2,480.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Carter, Rachel June
08/23/09-08/29/09
International Committee of the Red Cross Granger, Rep. Kay (-TX)
Kampala, UgandaHellhole - Gulu, Uganda - ... more
Met with various country officials to discuss the humanitarian missions and development initiatives ... more
$3,271.14
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Milosch, Mark Stephen
08/22/09-08/30/09
International Committee of the Red Cross Smith, Rep. Chris (-NJ)
Kampala, UgandaHellhole
Attended meetings and site visits to learn about the role of the Red Cross and its humanitarian oper... more
$3,241.14
View trip details View original PDF King, Antonina A.
08/22/09-08/30/09
International Committee of the Red Cross Berman, Rep. Howard (-CA)
Kampala, UgandaHellhole
Attended tours and site visits to learn about the work and concerns of the Red Cross in Uganda
$3,732.07
View trip details View original PDF Oliver, Stacie L.
08/23/09-08/29/09
International Committee of the Red Cross Corker, Sen. Bob (-TN)
Entebbe, UgandaHellhole - Kampala, UgandaHellhole - ... more
To attend meetings with local officials and ICRC sub-delegations to understand the development needs... more
$3,373.64
View trip details View original PDF Patrick, Sherman
08/23/09-08/29/09
International Committee of the Red Cross Kaufman, Sen. Ted (-DE)
Gulu, Uganda - Kampala, UgandaHellhole - ... more
Viewing Red Cross emergency humanitarian work in a recovering crisis area
$3,129.44
View trip details View original PDF Mercer, Aidan Maile (Maile)
08/19/09-08/30/09
North Carolina Agribusiness Council - North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University - ... more Price, Rep. David (-NC)
Raleigh, NC
Attended site visits to learn about the agriculture industry in North Carolina
$713.34
View trip details View original PDF Holley, Donald L. (Dusty)
08/24/09-08/27/09
North Carolina Agribusiness Council - North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University - ... more Kissell, Rep. Larry (-NC)
Raleigh, NC - Winston-Salem, NC - ... more
Attended site visits to learn about the agriculture industry in North Carolina
$713.34
View trip details View original PDF Briggs, Courtney Flezzani
08/24/09-08/27/09
North Carolina Agribusiness Council - North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University - ... more Graham, Sen. Lindsey (-SC)
North Carolina
To participate in an agricultural tour that will include stops at major agribusiness operations, uni... more
$704.34
View trip details View original PDF Brennan, Patrick Colin
08/24/09-08/27/09
North Carolina Agribusiness Council - North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University - ... more Hagan, Sen. Kay (-NC)
Raleigh, NC - Oxford, NC - ... more
To participate in an agricultural tour, including stops at major agribusiness operations, university... more
$711.20
View trip details View original PDF Wall, Christopher R. (Chris)
08/24/09-08/29/09
North Carolina Agribusiness Council - North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University - ... more Burr, Sen. Richard (-NC)
Raleigh, NC - Oxford, NC - ... more
Participated in tours to learn about immigration, energy, sustainable agriculture, water and environ... more
$711.20
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