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Alaska Rainforest Campaign - $19,122.21 spent on 6 trips
81.1% spent on Democratic Party
0.0% spent on Independent Party
18.9% spent on Republican Party

CAPUANO, MICHAEL EVERETT - Democratic Party
August 12, 2000 - August 17, 2000 (6 days)
Sitka, AK
Purpose - fact-finding mission to observe forestry industry and impact on environment
Total Cost - $3,011.39

DEFAZIO, PETER A - Democratic Party
August 11, 2000 - August 17, 2000 (7 days)
AK
Purpose - fact finding tour of Tongass Ntl Forest
Total Cost - $3,207.88

DELAURO, ROSA - Democratic Party
May 28, 2002 - June 2, 2002 (6 days)
Juneau, AK
Purpose - 2002 Tongass National Forest fact-finding trip
Total Cost - $2,481.92

DOGGETT, LLOYD A MR. - Democratic Party
May 27, 2002 - June 1, 2002 (6 days)
Sitka, AK - Juneau, AK
Purpose - Tongass National Forest fact-finding trip
Total Cost - $4,217.84

GREENWOOD, JAMES C - Republican Party
August 11, 2000 - August 17, 2000 (7 days)
AK
Purpose - Fact finding tour of Alaska's Tongass National Forest, the country's largest and most controversial national forest
Total Cost - $3,606.76

MCCOLLUM, BETTY - Democratic Party
May 26, 2002 - June 2, 2002 (8 days)
Tongass Forest, AK
Purpose - to gather information on the Tongass National Forest as a member of the subcommittee on National Parks, Recreation and Forestry and the Subcommittee on National Forests and Forest Health.
Total Cost - $2,596.42

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.