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MAJETTE, DENISE L, Democratic Party
Georgia

Total number of trips - 3
Total cost of trips - $30,179.35

Average cost per trip - $10,059.78
Total number of days spent traveling - 16 days
Rank of representative - 220 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


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

Purpose - Education mission to Israel with Congressional delegation led by Rep. Hoyer.
Notes - Spouse Rogers Mitchell accompanied.

Travel Cost - $7,486.00
Lodging Cost - $2,571.40
Meal Cost - $754.50
Other Cost - $817.40
Total Cost - $11,629.30

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Confederation of Indian Industry
Dates - January 5, 2004 - January 9, 2004 (5 days)
Location(s) - New Delhi, India - Agra, India - Hyderabad, India - Mumbai, India

Purpose - Congressional delegation headed by Rep. Joe Crowley to explore U.S. political, economic and defense ties to India, address Kashmir crisis, bilateral trade. Meetings with various ministers, including defense government officials and USAID project sites
Notes - spouse Rogers Mitchell accompanied

Travel Cost - $16,563.30
Lodging Cost - $1,092.48
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $17,655.78

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)
Dates - December 9, 2003 - December 10, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Miami, FL

Purpose - featured speaker at AIPIAC Miami-Dade's Middle East Briefing
Notes -

Travel Cost - $692.00
Lodging Cost - $202.27
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $894.27

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