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LANGEVIN, JAMES R, Democratic Party
Rhode Island

Total number of trips - 4
Total cost of trips - $23,120.44

Average cost per trip - $5,780.11
Total number of days spent traveling - 23 days
Rank of representative - 273 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Inglis Foundation
Dates - April 15, 2002 - April 16, 2002 (2 days)
Location(s) - Philadelphia, PA

Purpose - speech
Notes -

Travel Cost - $296.00
Lodging Cost - $150.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $446.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Education Foundation
Dates - August 2, 2003 - August 10, 2003 (9 days)
Location(s) - Israel

Purpose - Educational/Fact-finding
Notes - Other costs are for security

Travel Cost - $3,443.00
Lodging Cost - $1,112.10
Meal Cost - $377.25
Other Cost - $408.70
Total Cost - $5,341.05

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Chinese Int'l Economic Cooperation Assn
Dates - December 1, 2004 - December 4, 2004 (4 days)
Location(s) - Taiwan

Purpose - Fact-finding and educational visit
Notes - Boston - Taiwan - Washington, DC

Travel Cost - $3,500.00
Lodging Cost - $970.00
Meal Cost - $370.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $4,840.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Education Foundation
Dates - August 8, 2005 - August 15, 2005 (8 days)
Location(s) - Israel

Purpose - Educational and fact-finding mission
Notes - Providence - Newark - Israel - Newark - Providence

Travel Cost - $3,805.65
Lodging Cost - $1,980.00
Meal Cost - $457.07
Other Cost - $6,250.67
Total Cost - $12,493.39

Additional family members - No

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