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MILLER, GARY, Republican Party
California

Total number of trips - 2
Total cost of trips - $22,566.00

Average cost per trip - $11,283.00
Total number of days spent traveling - 16 days
Rank of representative - 277 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Education Foundation
Dates - February 17, 2000 - February 23, 2000 (7 days)
Location(s) - Israel

Purpose - educational mission
Notes - Took wife, Cathy Miller

Travel Cost - $9,672.00
Lodging Cost - $880.00
Meal Cost - $990.00
Other Cost - $590.00
Total Cost - $12,132.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Airbus North America
Dates - August 15, 2004 - August 23, 2004 (9 days)
Location(s) - Toulouse, France

Purpose - Aviation/transportation fact finding mission
Notes - Los Angeles, CA - Toulouse, France - Los Angeles, CA Personal Expense 8-18 to 8-24

Travel Cost - $9,608.00
Lodging Cost - $490.00
Meal Cost - $336.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $10,434.00

Additional family members - Yes

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Video games: New literacy for a complex world

Author James Paul Gee says video games are problems to solve that come with their own tools. He says they're like "an external mind," and teachers should use them in classrooms.

Recent Posts