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BURNS, O MAXIE, Republican Party
Georgia

Total number of trips - 3
Total cost of trips - $13,924.62

Average cost per trip - $4,641.54
Total number of days spent traveling - 14 days
Rank of representative - 382 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago Mercantile Exchange
Dates - October 6, 2003 - October 7, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Chicago, IL

Purpose - To review operations of each exchange for congressman's duties on the House Agriculture Committee.
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,155.00
Lodging Cost - $194.00
Meal Cost - $176.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,525.00

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 Lora Burns accompanied. Other costs are for security.

Travel Cost - $7,570.80
Lodging Cost - $1,292.00
Meal Cost - $931.50
Other Cost - $1,220.32
Total Cost - $11,014.62

Additional family members - Yes


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

Purpose - Bipartisan planning trip for members of congress and their families
Notes - Spouse Lora Burns accompanied. Meals included in lodging.

Travel Cost - $350.00
Lodging Cost - $1,035.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,385.00

Additional family members - Yes

American RadioWorks |
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Making it stick

Why do we remember some things, and forget others? That's what author Peter Brown and psychologists Henry Roediger and Mark McDaniel set out to answer in their new book Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning.

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