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Back to The Data

Office of

Daniel Inouye


Total cost of 42 office trips: $56,183.71


Trips by Daniel Inouye
Total cost of congressperson's 1 trips: $2,632.50

Destination: WASHINGTON DC TO BATTLE CREEK, MICHIGAN (ROUND TRIP)
Sponsor: Kellogg Company
Purpose: HART DOLE INOUYE FEDERAL CENTER DEDICATION
Date: May 31, 2003
Expense: $2,632.50
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Daniel Inouye

James Assey
Jennifer Chock
Margaret Cummisky
Pat De Leon
Pat Deleon
Janet Erickson
Diana Kupchella
Rachel Welch



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