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BIDEN, JOSEPH R JR, Democratic Party
Delaware

Total number of trips - 66
Total cost of trips - $137,544.17

Average cost per trip - $2,084.00
Total number of days spent traveling - 122 days
Rank of representative - 19 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Stanford University Center for International Security and Cooperation, Stanford, CA
Dates - March 3, 2000 - March 3, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Stanford, CA

Purpose - Speech to a conference on international reactions to the US Ballistic Missile Defense System
Notes - Other expenses were for car service

Travel Cost - $1,110.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost - $158.75
Total Cost - $1,268.75

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Coca-Cola Company, Atlanta, GA
Dates - June 9, 2000 - June 10, 2000 (2 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - Speech to the French-American Business Council's Annual Meeting
Notes - Coca-Cola sponsored the event; Senator was already in New York for Foreign Relations Committee; Spouse's travel was paid by Coca-Cola

Travel Cost - $162.00
Lodging Cost - $525.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $687.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - September 23, 2000 - September 23, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Good faith estimate for lodging only

Travel Cost - $4,000.00
Lodging Cost - $300.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $4,300.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Columbia University
Dates - October 18, 2000 - October 18, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - Speech on "The Supreme Court at a Crossroad" for the Maurice Rosenberg Annual Memorial Lecture
Notes - Good faith estimate

Travel Cost - $236.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $236.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Massachusetts Chapter of the Lawyers Alliance for World Security
Dates - October 22, 2000 - October 22, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Boston, MA

Purpose - Speak and participate in a public forum on "Debating National Security: Building Weapons or Alliances?" at the John F. Kennedy Library
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,693.33
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,693.33

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - A.T. Kearney, Inc., Alexandria, VA
Dates - January 13, 2000 - January 16, 2000 (4 days)
Location(s) - Phoenix, AZ

Purpose - Senator and Mrs. Biden traveled to Arizona for the Senator's speech to A.T. Kearney's Global Business Policy Council in Scottsdale, Arizona. Philadelphia, PA and Phoenix, AZ
Notes - Spouse accompanied

Travel Cost - $3,410.00
Lodging Cost - $1,245.00
Meal Cost - $120.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $4,775.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - New Atlantic Initiative, part of American Enterprise Institute, Washington, DC
Dates - March 9, 2000 - March 12, 2000 (4 days)
Location(s) - Paris, France

Purpose - Air fare for Senator's spouse to accompany Senator Biden to the New Atlantic Initiative Conference on Balkan Strategies. Senator Biden was already in Paris on Foreign Relations Committee business
Notes - Spouse accompanied

Travel Cost - $4,252.03
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $4,252.03

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
Dates - March 23, 2000 - March 26, 2000 (4 days)
Location(s) - New Orleans, LA

Purpose - Two speeches to university students. One to a constitutional law class, and one to a combined American foreign policy/international relations class
Notes - Tulane paid for hotel for one night; spouse accompanied

Travel Cost - $626.00
Lodging Cost - $177.49
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $803.49

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Dates - February 10, 2001 - February 11, 2001 (2 days)
Location(s) - Philadelphia, PA - New Orleans, LA

Purpose - speech to ATLA's mid-winter convention
Notes - Spouse accompanied.

Travel Cost - $2,745.75
Lodging Cost - $214.00
Meal Cost - $150.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $3,109.75

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - January 6, 2001 - January 7, 2001 (2 days)
Location(s) - Wilmington, DE

Purpose - appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes -

Travel Cost - $569.00
Lodging Cost - $206.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $775.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - ABC News
Dates - April 7, 2001 - April 8, 2001 (2 days)
Location(s) - Dover, DE - Orlando, FL

Purpose - appearance on "This Week with Sam Donaldson & Cokie Roberts"
Notes - Travel was one way. Lodging and return transportation were at own expense.

Travel Cost - $2,447.50
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,447.50

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - June 16, 2001 - June 17, 2001 (2 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes -

Travel Cost - $90.00
Lodging Cost - $329.76
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $419.76

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - September 8, 2001 - September 9, 2001 (2 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Wilmington, DE - Washington, DC - Wilmington, DE

Travel Cost - $1,680.78
Lodging Cost - $262.21
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,942.99

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - September 29, 2001 - September 30, 2001 (2 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - appearance on "Meet the Press". Laurel, DE - Washington, DC
Notes - Mrs. Biden traveled to Washington at her own expense, but shared Sen. Biden's lodging.

Travel Cost - $765.70
Lodging Cost - $275.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,040.70

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), Chicago chapter
Dates - August 28, 2001 - August 28, 2001 (1 days)
Location(s) - Cleveland, OH

Purpose - Speech to AIPAC dinner in Cleveland.
Notes - Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $1,100.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,100.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Greater Miami Jewish Federation
Dates - April 15, 2002 - April 15, 2002 (1 days)
Location(s) - Miami, FL

Purpose - Speech to Greater Miami Jewish Federation. Wilmington, DE to Miami, FL to Washington, D.C
Notes -

Travel Cost - $700.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $700.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - University of Kentucky
Dates - June 17, 2002 - June 17, 2002 (1 days)
Location(s) - Lexington, KY

Purpose - Ceremony to Commit the public papers of former Senator Walter Huddleston to the University of Kentucky Library
Notes - New York, NY to Lexington, KY and return

Travel Cost - $5,400.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $5,400.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - CBS - Early Show
Dates - January 29, 2003 - January 29, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on CBS News "The Early Shoe"
Notes - Typo should be "show"-Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $103.56
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $103.56

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Today Show
Dates - February 4, 2003 - February 4, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on NBC's "Today" Show
Notes - Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $147.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $147.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, NY
Dates - May 19, 2002 - May 19, 2002 (1 days)
Location(s) - Syracuse, NY

Purpose - Commencement speech to Syracuse University College of Law
Notes - Signed in 2003 but traveled in 2002-good faith estimate. Round-trip air from Philadelphia,NY-Syracuse, NY

Travel Cost - $275.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $275.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Loyola University, Chicago, IL
Dates - February 27, 2003 - February 28, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Chicago, IL

Purpose - Speech at Loyola University. Washington, DC -Chicago, IL-returning to Philadelphia, PA
Notes - Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $1,399.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,399.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - ABC - This week
Dates - April 5, 2003 - April 5, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "This Week"
Notes - Actual reimbursement-signed 05/12/2004

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $245.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $245.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - May 5, 2003 - May 5, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $294.05
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $294.05

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - ABC News
Dates - May 14, 2003 - May 14, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Interview on ABC news
Notes - Actual reimbursement. (travel within Washington)

Travel Cost - $170.85
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $170.85

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - May 25, 2003 - May 25, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose -
Notes - Actual reimbursement-signed 05/12/2004. Round trip ground transportation between Wilmington, DE-Washington DC

Travel Cost - $1,438.20
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,438.20

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - July 20, 2003 - July 20, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Actual reimbursement-signed 05/12/2004. Roundtrip ground transportation between Wilmington, DE-Washington DC

Travel Cost - $1,438.20
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,438.20

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - August 23, 2003 - August 24, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Good faith estimate for lodging-actual reimbursement for travel. Cape Henlopen, DE - Washington DC-Return to Cape May, NJ

Travel Cost - $2,679.50
Lodging Cost - $300.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,979.50

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Charlotte World Affairs Council, Charlotte, NC
Dates - October 3, 2003 - October 3, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Charlotte, NC

Purpose - Speech to Charlotte World Affairs Council World Citizen Award Dinner
Notes - Actual reimbursement. Round trip air between Washington, DC-Charlotte, NC

Travel Cost - $960.50
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $960.50

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - October 11, 2003 - October 12, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Asheville, NC-Washington, DC

Travel Cost - $6,732.00
Lodging Cost - $251.90
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $6,983.90

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, NY
Dates - November 7, 2003 - November 8, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Syracuse, NY

Purpose - Speech to Syracuse College of Law Alumnis Association's Annual Distinguished Service Award Dinner
Notes - Actual reimbursement-lodging cost includes night of 11/07/2003-signed 05/12/2004

Travel Cost - $909.00
Lodging Cost - $1,239.93
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,148.93

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - World Economic Forum
Dates - January 31, 2002 - February 1, 2002 (2 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - World Economic Forum Conference
Notes - Lodging for senator and spouse-actual reimbursement-signed by Biden in 2003

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $927.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $927.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - World Affairs Council of Northern California, San Francisco, CA
Dates - May 1, 2003 - May 4, 2003 (4 days)
Location(s) - Monterey, CA

Purpose - Participation in the annual conference of the World Affairs Club of Northern California
Notes - Actual reimbursement-air travel cost for senator only-lodging for both senator and spounse-meals for senator and spouse

Travel Cost - $1,136.00
Lodging Cost - $473.00
Meal Cost - $65.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,674.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - National Foundation for Women Legislators, Washington DC
Dates - August 28, 2003 - August 31, 2003 (4 days)
Location(s) - Las Vegas, NV

Purpose - Speech to annual conference to the National Foundation for Women Legislators
Notes - Good faith estimate for meals-actual reimbursement for transportation and lodging-all expenses were for senator and spouse

Travel Cost - $1,887.00
Lodging Cost - $940.50
Meal Cost - $100.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,927.50

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Emerson College, Boston MA
Dates - May 19, 2003 - May 19, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Boston, MA

Purpose - Commencement speech to Emerson College. Wilmington, DE -Boston, MA-Washington, DC
Notes - Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $7,536.55
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $7,536.55

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Real Time with Bill Maher-Los Angeles, CA
Dates - August 29, 2003 - August 29, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Los Angeles, CA

Purpose - Appearance on "Real Time with Bill Maher"
Notes - Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $8,410.75
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $8,410.75

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - World Economic Forum
Dates - January 22, 2004 - January 26, 2004 (5 days)
Location(s) - Davos, Switzerland

Purpose - Attendance at World Economic Forum Annual Meeting.
Notes - Good faith estimate

Travel Cost - $2,058.58
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,058.58

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Hibernian Society of Charleston, Charleston, SC
Dates - March 17, 2004 - March 18, 2004 (2 days)
Location(s) - Charleston, SC

Purpose - Speech to the Hibernian Society of Charleston's Annual Banquet
Notes - Good faith estimate-transportation was by private aircraft owned by Skyhigh Air LLC, Charleston, SC, which his co-owned by a company owned by a member of the Hibernian Society of Charleston

Travel Cost - $1,120.90
Lodging Cost - $421.90
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,542.80

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Cable News Network (CNN), Washington DC
Dates - March 24, 2004 - March 24, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Travel from Washington to Wilmington following an appearance on "Larry King Live"
Notes - Actual reimbursement. Auto travel from Washington DC-Wilmington, DE

Travel Cost - $638.06
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $638.06

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - CBS - Face the Nation
Dates - April 11, 2004 - April 11, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Fort Myers, FL

Purpose - Auto service in Fort Myers for appearance on "Face the Nation"
Notes - Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $330.75
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $330.75

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - ABC News
Dates - April 25, 2004 - April 25, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "This Week"
Notes - Actual reimbursement. Ground transportation from Wilmington, DC-Washington, DC

Travel Cost - $647.29
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $647.29

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC - Meet the Press
Dates - May 16, 2004 - May 16, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - One way airfare subsequent to an appearance on "Meet the Press". One way airfare from Washington DC-Chicago, IL
Notes - Good faith estimate

Travel Cost - $765.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $765.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - South Carolina NAACP, Columbia, SC
Dates - May 21, 2004 - May 21, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Columbia, SC

Purpose - Speech to South Carolina State Conference of the NAACP
Notes - Good Faith estimate

Travel Cost - $1,300.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,300.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - U.S. Spain Council, Inc.
Dates - February 5, 2004 - February 8, 2004 (4 days)
Location(s) - Miami, FL

Purpose - Speech to U.S.-Spain Council Forum
Notes - Actual reimbursement-lodging reimbursement was for night of 02/05/2004-reimbursments were for senator and spouse

Travel Cost - $2,898.40
Lodging Cost - $468.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $3,366.40

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Dates - February 13, 2004 - February 15, 2004 (3 days)
Location(s) - Orlando, FL

Purpose - Speech to the Association of Trial Lawyers of America Winter Conference
Notes - Actual reimbursement-costs total includes senator and spouse

Travel Cost - $3,346.10
Lodging Cost - $483.92
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $3,830.02

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Northwestern University
Dates - May 16, 2004 - May 17, 2004 (2 days)
Location(s) - Chicago, IL

Purpose - Commencement speech at Northwestern University School of Law
Notes - Actual reimbursement

Travel Cost - $1,245.10
Lodging Cost - $171.49
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,416.59

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Pennsylvania Democratic Party
Dates - June 16, 2000 - June 16, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Harrisburg, PA

Purpose - Speech to the Pennsylvania Democratic party on June 16 2000.
Notes - Filed in end of year Financial Disclosure form, so actual costs not listed. Cost was for air travel from Teterboro, NJ to Harrisburg, PA, then back to Wilmington, DE.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Iowa Democratic Party
Dates - October 7, 2000 - October 7, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Des Moines, IA

Purpose - Speech to the Iowa Democratic Party
Notes - Filed in end of year Financial Disclosure form, so actual costs not listed. Costs are for round-trip air travel between Wilmington, DE and Des Moines, IA

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - ABC News
Dates - September 18, 2004 - September 19, 2004 (2 days)
Location(s) - Chicago, IL

Purpose - Appearance on "This Week"
Notes -

Travel Cost - $60.00
Lodging Cost - $314.83
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $374.83

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Ambrosetti-European House
Dates - September 2, 2004 - September 6, 2004 (5 days)
Location(s) - Lake Como, Italy

Purpose - Ambrosetti's Conference on "Intelligence 2004 on the World, on Europe, on Italy
Notes -

Travel Cost - $11,139.00
Lodging Cost - $1,100.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $12,239.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - NBC News
Dates - August 1, 2004 - August 1, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Wilmington, DE - Washington, DC - Wilmington, DE

Travel Cost - $1,074.45
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,074.45

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC News
Dates - February 27, 2005 - February 27, 2005 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Wilmington, DE - Washington, DC - Wilmington, DE

Travel Cost - $1,450.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,450.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Virginia Democratic Party
Dates - February 5, 2005 - February 5, 2005 (1 days)
Location(s) - Richmond, VA

Purpose - Speech to Virginia Democratic Party Jefferson Jackson Day Dinner
Notes - Wilmington, DE - Washington, DC - Wilmington, DE

Travel Cost - $1,880.28
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,880.28

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Forstmann Little & Co
Dates - September 30, 2004 - October 3, 2004 (4 days)
Location(s) - Aspen, CO

Purpose - Discussion on "America and the World"
Notes -

Travel Cost - $16,279.98
Lodging Cost - $1,275.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $17,554.98

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Cable News Network
Dates - December 6, 2004 - December 6, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on CNN Program "NewsNight with Aaron Brown"
Notes -

Travel Cost - $250.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $250.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Natl Broadcasting Co (NBC)
Dates - December 19, 2004 - December 19, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes - Wilmington, DE - Washington, DC - Wilmington, DC

Travel Cost - $500.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $500.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Real Time with Bill Maher
Dates - February 16, 2005 - February 19, 2005 (4 days)
Location(s) - Los Angeles, CA

Purpose - Appearance on "Real Time with Bill Maher"
Notes - Including spouse

Travel Cost - $6,032.30
Lodging Cost - $553.15
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $6,585.45

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - South Carolina Democratic Party
Dates - April 22, 2005 - April 23, 2005 (2 days)
Location(s) - Columbia, SC

Purpose - Speech to the South Carolina Democratic Party Jefferson - Jackson Day dinner
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,280.00
Lodging Cost - $108.90
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,388.90

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - ABC News
Dates - March 20, 2004 - March 21, 2004 (2 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Appearance on "This Week"
Notes - Wilmington, DE - Washington, DC - Wilmington, DE This information is from a Senate personal financial disclosure report and does not include dollar amounts.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Jackson County Missouri Democratic Committee
Dates - May 8, 2004 - May 8, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Kansas City, MO

Purpose - Speech to the Jackson County Democratic Committee 17th Annual Truman Days Banquet
Notes - Kansas City, MO - Wilmington, DE This information is from a Senate personal financial disclosure report and does not include dollar amounts.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Pennsylvania Democratic Legislative Caucus
Dates - June 23, 2004 - June 23, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Harrisburg, PA

Purpose - Speech to the Pennsylvania Democratic Legislative Caucus and the Pennsylvania Democratic Party's Keystone Dinner
Notes - This information is from a Senate personal financial disclosure report and does not include dollar amounts.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Forstmann Little & Co
Dates - September 30, 2004 - October 3, 2004 (4 days)
Location(s) - Aspen, CO

Purpose - Senator Biden's participation in, and speech to, Forstmann Little & Co Conference's Foreign Policy Discussion on "America and the World"
Notes -

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - United Nations Foundation
Dates - October 19, 2004 - October 19, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - For the United Nations Foundation's "The People Speak" forum, in which Senator Biden was a participant.
Notes - Philadelphia, PA - Boston, MA This information is from a Senate personal financial disclosure report and does not include dollar amounts.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Monmouth County Democratic Party, Essex County Democratic Committee
Dates - October 28, 2004 - October 28, 2004 (1 days)
Location(s) - Freehold, NJ - Newark, NJ

Purpose - Speeches to the Monmouth County Democratic Party and the Essex County Democratic Committee Chairman's Dinner
Notes - Wilmington, DE - Freehold, NJ - Newark, NJ - Wilmington, DC This information is from a Senate personal financial disclosure report and does not include dollar amounts.

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost -

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Council of Foreign Relations
Dates - June 10, 2005 - June 10, 2005 (1 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - Speech to the Council of Foreign Relations 10th Annual National Conference
Notes -

Travel Cost - $303.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $303.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC News
Dates - June 12, 2005 - June 12, 2005 (1 days)
Location(s) - Miami, FL

Purpose - Appearance on "Meet the Press"
Notes -

Travel Cost - $115.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $115.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Ambrosetti: The European House
Dates - September 1, 2005 - September 3, 2005 (3 days)
Location(s) - Cernobbio, Italy

Purpose - Participation in and speech to the Ambrosetti forum on Business Strategies: The Scenario for Today and Tomorrow
Notes -

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $2,922.00
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,922.00

Additional family members - No

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