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BOOZMAN, JOHN N, Republican Party
Arkansas

Total number of trips - 4
Total cost of trips - $12,736.34

Average cost per trip - $3,184.09
Total number of days spent traveling - 15 days
Rank of representative - 395 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Heritage Foundation
Dates - January 28, 2002 - January 29, 2002 (2 days)
Location(s) - Baltimore, MD

Purpose - educational
Notes -

Travel Cost - $72.00
Lodging Cost - $129.00
Meal Cost - $146.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $347.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Education Foundation
Dates - August 23, 2003 - August 31, 2003 (9 days)
Location(s) - Israel

Purpose - Education mission
Notes - Spouse Cathy Boozman accompanied

Travel Cost - $6,652.02
Lodging Cost - $1,292.00
Meal Cost - $931.50
Other Cost - $1,220.32
Total Cost - $10,095.84

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - I-49 International Coalition
Dates - October 23, 2003 - October 23, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Kansas City, MO - Joplin, MO - Fort Smith, AR

Purpose - To tour the proposed route for the continuation of the Interstate 49
Notes -

Travel Cost - $187.50
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $5.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $192.50

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Public Governance Institute
Dates - February 28, 2003 - March 2, 2003 (3 days)
Location(s) - White Sulphur Springs, WV

Purpose - Bipartisan Congressional Retreat
Notes - Spouse Cathy Boozman and three children accompanied

Travel Cost - $875.00
Lodging Cost - $1,226.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,101.00

Additional family members - Yes

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Video games: New literacy for a complex world

Author James Paul Gee says video games are problems to solve that come with their own tools. He says they're like "an external mind," and teachers should use them in classrooms.

Recent Posts