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CARTER, JOHN, Republican Party
Texas

Total number of trips - 5
Total cost of trips - $50,387.01

Average cost per trip - $10,077.40
Total number of days spent traveling - 27 days
Rank of representative - 124 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Heritage Foundation
Dates - January 21, 2004 - January 23, 2004 (3 days)
Location(s) - Cambridge, MD

Purpose - educational
Notes - other-audiovisual and incidentals

Travel Cost - $63.75
Lodging Cost - $300.00
Meal Cost - $232.79
Other Cost - $39.13
Total Cost - $635.67

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - International Foundation
Dates - May 20, 2004 - May 23, 2004 (4 days)
Location(s) - Minsk, Belarus

Purpose - relationship building
Notes -

Travel Cost - $7,000.00
Lodging Cost - $340.00
Meal Cost - $150.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $7,490.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Korea - United States Exchange Council
Dates - November 28, 2003 - December 3, 2003 (6 days)
Location(s) - Seoul, South Korea

Purpose - Familiarization trip to Korea, DMZ
Notes - spouse, Erika Carter - 11/30 - 12/3 on own expense

Travel Cost - $16,532.00
Lodging Cost - $1,500.00
Meal Cost - $800.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $18,832.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Dates - November 30, 2004 - December 5, 2004 (6 days)
Location(s) - Taipei, Taiwan

Purpose - Fact-finding.
Notes - DC - Taipei - DC. [Travel form filed 6/24/05]

Travel Cost - $5,640.00
Lodging Cost - $1,100.00
Meal Cost - $450.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $7,190.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Education Foundation
Dates - August 21, 2005 - August 28, 2005 (8 days)
Location(s) - Israel

Purpose - Education mission
Notes - Washington, DC - Israel - Washington, DC Including spouse

Travel Cost - $9,874.90
Lodging Cost - $2,668.50
Meal Cost - $1,248.48
Other Cost - $2,447.46
Total Cost - $16,239.34

Additional family members - Yes

American RadioWorks |
Photo: Dierk Schaefer

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.

Recent Posts