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Back to The Data

Office of

Dianne Feinstein


Total cost of 31 office trips: $66,128.33


Trips by Dianne Feinstein
Total cost of congressperson's 2 trips: $583.75

Destination: DAVOS, SWITZERLAND
Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN THE FORUM'S 30TH ANNUAL MEETING
Date: Jan 25, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $180.00
source

Destination: RANCHO MIRAGE, CALIFORNIA
Sponsor: Public Governance Institute
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CALIFORNIA DELEGATION BIPARTISAN CONGRESSIONAL RETREAT
Date: Dec 6, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $403.75
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Dianne Feinstein

Shelly Abajian
Glenda Booth
Charity Bracy
Guillermo Gonzalez
David Hantman
Richard Harper
Mark Kadesh
Haleh Khavari
Paul Nitze
Thomas Oscherwitz
James Peterson
Michael Schiffer
Warren Weinstein



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