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Trips Hellholes


This page shows trips to locations that are usually not considered desirable. Often they are to places marred by violence or other harsh conditions. Sometimes, this designation is time-sensitive, such as after natural disasters.

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    No.Cost
    Trips Selected 442 $3,236,853
    Approved by Republicans 198 $1,262,621
    Approved by Democrats 242 $1,969,307


View Details / PDF Traveler/ Dates Sponsor Approver Destination/ Purpose Cost
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Ernst, Houston S.
02/19/11-02/27/11
International Committee of the Red Cross Isakson, Sen. Johnny (-GA)
Goma, Democratic Republic of the CongoHellhole - Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the CongoHellhole
Attended meetings and events on humanitarian action, human rights and security sector reform in the ... more
$3,777.00
View trip details View original PDF Powden, Mark E.
11/05/10-11/12/10
American Israel Education Foundation Brown, Sen. Sherrod (-OH)
Jerusalem, IsraelCultural Mecca - Mevassert Tzion, Israel - ... more
Attend seminar to explor foreign policy and defense issues related to U.S.-Israel relationship
$9,504.69
View trip details View original PDF Brown, Sherrod Campbell (Sherrod)
11/05/10-11/12/10
American Israel Education Foundation Brown, Sen. Sherrod (-OH)
Gaza, IsraelHellhole - Jerusalem, IsraelCultural Mecca - ... more
Attend seminar to explore foreign policy and defense issues related to U.S.-Israel relationship
$8,964.67
View trip details View original PDF Blout, Emily Lorraine
09/10/10-09/21/10
Democracy International Inc. Moran, Rep. Jim (-VA)
Kabul, AfghanistanHellhole - Herat, Afghanistan
Election observation and pre-election training
$4,515.00
View trip details View original PDF Hammond, Stephanie L.
07/05/10-07/12/10
Defense Forum Foundation Franks, Rep. Trent (-AZ)
Tindouf, AlgeriaHellhole - Algiers, Algeria
Meetings with U.N. officials and local leaders of the Sahrawi refugee camps
$2,200.00
View trip details View original PDF Hoffman, Elizabeth McClain
07/05/10-07/12/10
Defense Forum Foundation Wolf, Rep. Frank (-VA)
Algiers, Algeria - Tindouf, AlgeriaHellhole
Meetings with U.N. officials and local leaders of the Sahrawi refugee camps
$2,131.00
View trip details View original PDF Anderson, Elyse Bauer
07/05/10-07/12/10
Defense Forum Foundation Wolf, Rep. Frank (-VA)
Algiers, Algeria - Tindouf, AlgeriaHellhole
Meetings with U.N. officials and local leaders of the Sahrawi refugee camps
$2,131.00
View trip details View original PDF Haley, Katherine Cannon
07/05/10-07/12/10
Defense Forum Foundation Boehner, Rep. John (-OH)
Algiers, Algeria - Tindouf, AlgeriaHellhole
Meetings with U.N. officials and local leaders of the Sahrawi refugee camps
$2,131.00
View trip details View original PDF Walters, Trent M.
07/05/10-07/12/10
Defense Forum Foundation Aderholt, Rep. Robert (-AL)
Algiers, Algeria - Tindouf, AlgeriaHellhole
Meetings with U.N. officials and local leaders of the Sahrawi refugee camps
$2,131.00
View trip details View original PDF Hittos, Elizabeth (Liz)
07/05/10-07/12/10
Defense Forum Foundation Bilirakis, Rep. Gus (-FL)
Algiers, Algeria - Tindouf, AlgeriaHellhole
Meetings with U.N. officials and local leaders of the Sahrawi refugee camps
$2,131.00
View trip details View original PDF Kness, Kody K.
06/14/10-06/17/10
Cross International - C3 Missions International Inc. - ... more Brownback, Sen. Sam (-KS)
HaitiHellhole
Investigate human trafficking in Haiti
$1,075.90
View trip details View original PDF Steinbaum, Jason Bennett
04/15/10-04/16/10
Humpty Dumpty Institute Berman, Rep. Howard (-CA)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole
Met with U.N. and U.S. officials regarding relief and reconstruction efforts in Haiti
$1,060.00
View trip details View original PDF McCrimmon, La'Tanta D.
04/15/10-04/17/10
Humpty Dumpty Institute Etheridge, Rep. Bob (-NC)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole
Met with U.N. and U.S. officials regarding relief and reconstruction efforts in Haiti
$1,015.80
View trip details View original PDF Gidigbi, Stephanie
04/15/10-04/17/10
Humpty Dumpty Institute Payne, Rep. Don (-NJ)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole
Met with U.N. and U.S. officials regarding relief and reconstruction efforts in Haiti
$1,256.00
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Van der Heide, Jennifer
04/15/10-04/17/10
Humpty Dumpty Institute Honda, Rep. Mike (-CA)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole
Met with U.N. and U.S. officials regarding relief and reconstruction efforts in Haiti
$1,045.80
View trip details View original PDF Vaughan, Ann Eleanor
04/15/10-04/17/10
Humpty Dumpty Institute - United Nations Foundation Lowey, Rep. Nita (-NY)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole
Met with State Department and USAID officials to discuss the political situation, humanitarian respo... more
$1,066.63
View trip details View original PDF Alexander, LaVerne
04/15/10-04/17/10
Humpty Dumpty Institute Payne, Rep. Don (-NJ)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole
Met with U.N. and U.S. officials regarding relief and reconstruction efforts in Haiti
$1,304.83
View trip details View original PDF González, Anna
04/15/10-04/17/10
Humpty Dumpty Institute Hastings, Rep. Alcee (-FL)
Port-au-Prince, HaitiHellhole
Met with U.N. and U.S. officials regarding relief and reconstruction efforts in Haiti
$1,061.08
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Payne, Rep. Don (-NJ)
02/15/10-02/18/10
J Street Education Fund Inc. - Churches for Middle East Peace Payne, Rep. Don (-NJ)
Tel Aviv, Israel - Jerusalem, IsraelCultural Mecca - ... more
Learning opportunities for members of congress about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
$6,712.70
View trip details View original PDF View Amended PDF Moore, Steven E.
02/13/10-02/21/10
American Israel Education Foundation Roskam, Rep. Peter (-IL)
Tel Aviv, Israel - Amman, Jordan - ... more
Attended meetings and briefings with government officials on the state of the Middle East
$8,457.53
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