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SCHULTZ, DEBBIE WASSERMAN, Democratic Party
Florida

Total number of trips - 6
Total cost of trips - $25,729.29

Average cost per trip - $4,288.22
Total number of days spent traveling - 22 days
Rank of representative - 251 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - NYSE
Dates - March 6, 2005 - March 8, 2005 (3 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - Tour of NYSE (Congressional Trip)
Notes - Ft Lauderdale via New York (LGA) / New York via Washington, DC

Travel Cost - $563.40
Lodging Cost - $358.39
Meal Cost - $237.47
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,159.26

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Museum of the History of Polish Jews
Dates - March 21, 2005 - March 24, 2005 (4 days)
Location(s) - Krakow, Poland - Warsaw, Poland

Purpose - Fact finding mission
Notes - Washington, DC - Krakow, Poland - Warsaw, Poland - Ft Lauderdale, FL

Travel Cost - $4,391.00
Lodging Cost - $564.00
Meal Cost - $166.00
Other Cost - $37.00
Total Cost - $5,158.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Face the Nation CBS News
Dates - March 26, 2005 - March 27, 2005 (2 days)
Location(s) - Washington, DC

Purpose - Press Interview - Live
Notes - Ft Lauderdale, FL - Washington, DC - Ft Lauderdale, FL

Travel Cost - $1,170.98
Lodging Cost - $300.72
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,471.70

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Chicago Mercantile Exchange
Dates - April 17, 2005 - April 19, 2005 (3 days)
Location(s) - Chicago, IL

Purpose - Visited Chicago Board of Trade
Notes - Chicago, IL - Washington, DC

Travel Cost - $691.90
Lodging Cost - $505.89
Meal Cost - $171.90
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,369.69

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - American Pharmacists Assn
Dates - April 1, 2005 - April 4, 2005 (4 days)
Location(s) - Orlando, FL

Purpose - To provide legislative overview on prescription drug issues
Notes - Ft Lauderdale - Orlando Including spouse

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $366.21
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $366.21

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - German Marshall Foundation of the US, Robert Bosch Stiftung
Dates - July 5, 2005 - July 10, 2005 (6 days)
Location(s) - Frankfurt, Germany - Berlin, Germany - Munich, Germany

Purpose - Congressional trip to Congress Bundestag Forum 2005
Notes - Miami - Frankfurt - Berlin - Munich - Miami Including spouse

Travel Cost - $14,090.40
Lodging Cost - $1,641.00
Meal Cost - $401.03
Other Cost - $72.00
Total Cost - $16,204.43

Additional family members -

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

    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.
  • 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

    Intelligence is achievable and other lessons from The Teacher Wars

    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.