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MANZULLO, DONALD A, Republican Party
Illinois

Total number of trips - 6
Total cost of trips - $11,164.02

Average cost per trip - $1,860.67
Total number of days spent traveling - 14 days
Rank of representative - 416 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Union Pacific
Dates - November 30, 2000 - November 30, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Marion, AR

Purpose - To examine intermodal facilities similar to those proposed in the 16th congressional district. Trip included local government officials
Notes -

Travel Cost - $674.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $674.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Chicago Mercantile Exchange
Dates - March 16, 2001 - March 18, 2001 (3 days)
Location(s) - Boca Raton, FL

Purpose - invited speaker at Futures Industry Assn. Annual conference
Notes - spouse Freda Manzullo accompanied

Travel Cost - $2,777.63
Lodging Cost - $793.46
Meal Cost - $444.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $4,015.09

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - New York Stock Exchange
Dates - April 9, 2001 - April 12, 2001 (4 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - visit 3 stock exchanges, open NASDAQ, duties per financial services committee
Notes -

Travel Cost - $437.00
Lodging Cost - $420.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $857.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Assn Of Neurological Surgeons
Dates - April 20, 2001 - April 21, 2001 (2 days)
Location(s) - Toronto, Canada

Purpose - invited to speak at conference
Notes - meals included in lodging expense

Travel Cost - $367.85
Lodging Cost - $405.68
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $773.53

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - March 9, 2001 - March 9, 2001 (1 days)
Location(s) - White Sulphur Springs, WV

Purpose - 2001 Bipartisan Congressional Retreat
Notes - Accompanied by wife and three children. Meals included in lodging costs

Travel Cost - $630.00
Lodging Cost - $950.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,580.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago Mercantile Exchange
Dates - March 14, 2003 - March 16, 2003 (3 days)
Location(s) - Boca Raton, FL

Purpose - Panel participant/presenter at Futures Industry Association conference
Notes - Spouse Freda Manzullo accompanied

Travel Cost - $1,824.70
Lodging Cost - $723.80
Meal Cost - $715.90
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $3,264.40

Additional family members - Yes

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Michael Walker with students in Minneapolis (photo: @MPS_BlackMales Twitter account)

Boosting Black Male Student Achievement

The Minneapolis Public School District created an Office of Black Male Student Achievement earlier this year. One goal of the office is to help young African American men graduate from high school in greater numbers.

Recent Posts

  • 01.22.15

    Free Community College for All

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  • 01.14.15

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    Our guest this week has a message for high school seniors and their parents who are poring over the latest college rankings lists: Put ‘em down.
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