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HAYWORTH, JD, Republican Party
Arizona

Total number of trips - 5
Total cost of trips - $10,968.86

Average cost per trip - $2,193.77
Total number of days spent traveling - 11 days
Rank of representative - 419 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Restoration Weekend
Dates - November 15, 2002 - November 17, 2002 (3 days)
Location(s) - Palm Beach, FL

Purpose - Restoration weekend - MC dinner
Notes - Spouse Mary Hayworth accompanied. Other costs are for car to airport.

Travel Cost - $3,734.00
Lodging Cost - $750.00
Meal Cost - $1,300.00
Other Cost - $75.00
Total Cost - $5,859.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - American Association of Airport Executives
Dates - January 10, 2003 - January 11, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Kamuala, HI

Purpose - Attended the annual Aviation Issues Conference, participated in panel discussions pertaining to the health of the aviation industry.
Notes - Spouse Mary Hayworth accompanied.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $451.20
Meal Cost - $377.12
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $828.32

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Congressional Institute
Dates - January 7, 2005 - January 9, 2005 (3 days)
Location(s) - Scottsdale, AZ

Purpose - 104th class retreat
Notes - Including spouse. [assumed destination]

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $504.00
Meal Cost - $1,134.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,638.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Turner Broadcasting System
Dates - April 19, 2004 - April 19, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Las Vegas, NV

Purpose - Appearance on CNN's Crossfire
Notes - Phoenix, AZ - Las Vegas, NV - Phoenix, AZ Transportation for spouse "not paid by TBS" Including spouse

Travel Cost - $416.70
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $416.70

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Center for the Study of Popular Culture
Dates - August 25, 2005 - August 26, 2005 (2 days)
Location(s) - Los Angeles, CA

Purpose - To deliver a breakfast keynote speech to an audience gathered for a day long conference on the issue of immigration
Notes - Phoenix, AZ - Los Angeles, CA - Phoenix, AZ Including spouse

Travel Cost - $1,582.80
Lodging Cost - $328.80
Meal Cost - $99.24
Other Cost - $216.00
Total Cost - $2,226.84

Additional family members - Yes

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Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

Recent Posts

  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

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  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
  • 06.02.15

    Million-Dollar Teacher

    When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.