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KERRY, JOHN F, Democratic Party
Massachusetts

Total number of trips - 5
Total cost of trips - $12,679.10

Average cost per trip - $2,535.82
Total number of days spent traveling - 14 days
Rank of representative - 397 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - World Economic Forum
Dates - January 27, 2000 - January 31, 2000 (5 days)
Location(s) - Davos, Switzerland

Purpose - participation in World Economic Conference
Notes - Washington, DC - New York - Davos, Switzerland - Washington, DC

Travel Cost - $5,919.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $5,919.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - World Economic Forum
Dates - January 24, 2001 - January 29, 2001 (6 days)
Location(s) - Davos, Switzerland

Purpose - To participate in the world economic conference
Notes - Washington - Davos, Switzerland - Boston

Travel Cost - $5,052.10
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $5,052.10

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - American Insurance Group
Dates - September 6, 2001 - September 6, 2001 (1 days)
Location(s) - Burlington, VT

Purpose - speak at annual conference
Notes - Washington - Burlington, VT - Boston

Travel Cost - $540.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $540.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - World Affairs Council
Dates - September 10, 2001 - September 10, 2001 (1 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Recipient of WAC Merter award
Notes - Boston - Washington, DC

Travel Cost - $548.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $548.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NBC
Dates - October 2, 2002 - October 2, 2002 (1 days)
Location(s) - Charleston, SC

Purpose -
Notes - Washington, DC - Charleston, SC - Washington DC

Travel Cost - $620.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $620.00

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
Photo: Daniel Buchanan

How to help students hope

A polling expert finds students less engaged with school as they get older. Brandon Busteed from Gallup Education says if schools taught to strengths instead of weaknesses, more students would be successful in school and in life.

Recent Posts

  • 10.21.14

    Making it stick

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  • 10.14.14

    What teachers need

    Education correspondent Emily Hanford talks with author Elizabeth Green about her new book, Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and How to Teach It to Everyone).
  • 10.07.14

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    Education correspondent Emily Hanford continues her conversation with Dana Goldstein, author of The Teacher Wars.
  • 10.01.14

    Teaching: The most embattled profession

    Education correspondent Emily Hanford talks with bestselling author Dana Goldstein about her new book, The Teacher Wars.