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Back to The Data

Office of

Tom Osborne


Total cost of 5 office trips: $17,749.01


Trips by Tom Osborne
Total cost of congressperson's 4 trips: $16,268.60

Destination: GREENBRIER
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: TO FOSTER BIPARTISAN GOODWILL AMONG MEMBERS OF CONGRESS
Date: Mar 9, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,202.00
source

Destination: CHAPEL HILL, NC - WASHINGTON DC
Sponsor: University of North Carolina
Purpose: TO SPEAK AT "PURSUING VICTORY WITH HONOR" SPORTS AWARENESS SEMINAR
Date: Apr 30, 2001
Expense: $11,000.00
source

Destination: INDIANAPOLIS
Sponsor: United Methodist Men
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT FOR UMMEN CONGRESS 2001
Date: Jul 13, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,202.50
source

Destination: LINCOLN, NE TO NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: National Mentoring Partnership
Purpose: ACCEPT AN AWARD FROM THE NATIONAL MENTORING PARTNERSHIP
Date: Jun 10, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $2,864.10
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Tom Osborne

Erin Duncan



American RadioWorks |
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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.

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