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Martin Luther King Jr. is jostled in Memphis as the march he's leading on March 28, 1968 turns violent. Photo courtesy University of Memphis Libraries.

King's Last March

Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968. Four decades later, King remains one of the most vivid symbols of hope for racial unity in America. But that's not the way he was viewed in the last year of his life.

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Martin Luther King Jr. is jostled in Memphis as the march he's leading on March 28, 1968 turns violent. Photo courtesy University of Memphis Libraries.

King's Last March

Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968. Four decades later, King remains one of the most vivid symbols of hope for racial unity in America. But that's not the way he was viewed in the last year of his life.

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Safari Club International - $16,941.29 spent on 15 trips
57.9% spent on Democratic Party
0.0% spent on Independent Party
42.1% spent on Republican Party

BARCIA, JAMES A - Democratic Party
March 21, 2002 - March 24, 2002 (4 days)
Las Vegas, NV
Purpose - speak at annual convention
Total Cost - $1,613.50

CHAMBLISS, SAXBY - Republican Party
February 3, 2000 - February 6, 2000 (4 days)
Reno, NV
Purpose - speaking: receiving legislator of the year
Total Cost - $1,557.50

CUNNINGHAM, RANDY DUKE - Republican Party
March 22, 2002 - March 23, 2002 (2 days)
Las Vegas, NV
Purpose - keynote speaker at dinner
Total Cost - $1,337.50

DINGELL, JOHN D - Democratic Party
January 11, 2001 - January 13, 2001 (3 days)
Las Vegas, NV
Purpose - To meet with officials on Thursday and to speak at dinner on Friday
Total Cost - $540.22

GUTKNECHT, GILBERT W JR - Republican Party
February 3, 2000 - February 6, 2000 (4 days)
Reno, NV
Purpose - SCI Annual Convention
Total Cost - $594.20

HAYES, ROBERT C (ROBIN) - Republican Party
January 22, 2004 - January 24, 2004 (3 days)
Reno, NV
Purpose - speaking engagement for Safari Club International Convention
Total Cost - $1,774.00

PETERSON, COLLIN CLARK - Democratic Party
January 11, 2001 - January 14, 2001 (4 days)
Las Vegas, NV
Purpose - fact finding - speech
Total Cost - $918.33

PETERSON, COLLIN CLARK - Democratic Party
March 22, 2002 - March 25, 2002 (4 days)
Las Vegas, NV
Purpose - conference
Total Cost - $1,614.53

PORTER, JON C SR - Republican Party
February 1, 2003 - February 2, 2003 (2 days)
Reno, NV
Purpose - Legislative Dinner
Total Cost - $143.81

REHBERG, DENNIS R - Republican Party
January 31, 2003 - February 1, 2003 (2 days)
Reno, NV
Purpose - speak at seminar of Safari Club International convention
Total Cost - $1,131.50

THOMPSON, MIKE - Democratic Party
January 31, 2003 - February 1, 2003 (2 days)
Reno, NV
Purpose - speech at the Safari club's international convention
Total Cost -

YOUNG, DON E - Republican Party
February 3, 2000 - February 6, 2000 (4 days)
Reno, NV
Purpose - speak at annual conv. And participate in legis. Workshop
Total Cost - $594.20

BAYH, EVAN - Democratic Party
March 22, 2002 - March 23, 2002 (2 days)
Las Vegas, NV
Purpose - Speech at 30th annual conference
Total Cost - $4,993.00

NELSON, E BENJAMIN - Democratic Party
January 23, 2004 - January 24, 2004 (2 days)
Reno, NV
Purpose - Speaking engagement
Total Cost - $129.00

POMBO, RICHARD - Republican Party
January 23, 2004 - January 24, 2004 (2 days)
Reno, NV - Denver, CO
Purpose - not specified
Total Cost -

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Martin Luther King Jr. is jostled in Memphis as the march he's leading on March 28, 1968 turns violent. Photo courtesy University of Memphis Libraries.

King's Last March

Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968. Four decades later, King remains one of the most vivid symbols of hope for racial unity in America. But that's not the way he was viewed in the last year of his life.

Recent Posts

  • 01.22.15

    Free Community College for All

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    What’s in a number?

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  • 01.05.15

    Following the Money in Education Philanthropy

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  • 12.23.14

    Who’s missing from the achievement gap debate?

    The achievement gap refers to the disparities in academic success between lower-income students of color and their more affluent white counterparts. But according to Quyen Dinh, executive director of the national advocacy organization Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC), one group often left out of the conversation is Southeast Asian American students.