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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

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  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

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  • 07.07.15

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Office of

Jim Greenwood


Total cost of 43 office trips: $179,444.40


Trips by Jim Greenwood
Total cost of congressperson's 29 trips: $144,908.87

Destination: SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE ENTITLED, "THE CONVERGENCE OF U.S. NATIONAL SECURITY AND THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT"
Date: Feb 18, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $4,421.60
source

Destination: NEW DELHI, INDIA TO PHILADELPHIA, PA VIA LONDON
Sponsor: Confederation of Indian Industry
Purpose: AT THE REQUEST OF SPEAKER HASTERT, I REPRESENTED THE SPEAKER ON PRESIDENT CLINTON'S MARCH 18-26 MISSION ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE TO BANGLADESH AND INDIA. WHILE IN INDIA, I ATTENDED MEETINGS OF THE CONFEDERATION OF INDIAN INDUSTRY AND INDIAN PARLIAMENTARIANS.
Date: Mar 24, 2000
Expense: $1,850.00
source

Destination: ALASKA'S TONGASS NATIONAL FOREST
Sponsor: Alaska Rainforest Campaign
Purpose: FACT FINDING TOUR OF ALASKA'S TONGASS NATIONAL FOREST, THE COUNTRY'S LARGEST & MOST CONTROVERSIAL NATIONAL FORES.
Date: Aug 11, 2000 (6 days)
Expense: $3,606.76
source

Destination: CHICAGO, IL.
Sponsor: NATIONAL INVESTMENT BANKING ASSOCIATION
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Aug 18, 2000
Expense: $702.96
source

Destination: PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE ON US RUSSIA RELATIONS
Date: Aug 20, 2000 (6 days)
Expense: $4,659.20
source

Destination: AMSTERDAM/THE HAGUE
Sponsor: GLOBE USA
Purpose: TO ATTEND GLOBE INTERNATIONAL EVE. COMMITTEE MEETING IN THE HAGUE NETHERLANDS
Date: Nov 17, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $2,833.00
source

Destination: ROME, ITALY TO PHILADELPHIA, PA VIA ATLANTA
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: TRANSLANTIC POLICY NETWORK-BRINGING TOGETHER CORPORATE GOVERNMENT & ACADEMIA ON BOTH SIDES OF THE ATLANTIC
Date: Nov 24, 2000 (8 days)
Expense: $9,050.00
source

Destination: GRAND CAYMAN ISLANDS
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE ON US POLICY TOWARD CUBA
Date: Jan 12, 2001 (5 days)
Expense: $12,135.40
source

Destination: VISIT LOCAL GOVERNMENT CONSERVATION PROGRAMS
Sponsor: GLOBE USA
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT COSTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT
Date: Feb 2, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $3,220.44
source

Destination: ORLANDO, FL / ALLENTOWN, PA
Sponsor: Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America (PHRMA)
Purpose: SPEAKER AT ANNUAL CONF.
Date: Mar 30, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $3,137.38
source

Destination: MOROCCO
Sponsor: Population Action International
Purpose: GET FIRST HAND KNOWLEDGE INTERNATIONAL ON FAMILY PLANNING
Date: Apr 6, 2001 (8 days)
Expense: $7,680.00
source

Destination: POCANTICO CONFERENCE CENTER, TARRYTOWN, NEW YORK
Sponsor: GLOBE USA
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN CONFERENCE OF HOW EXPORT CREDIT AGENCIES IMPACT THE GLOBAL CLIMATE SYSTEM AND THE ROLE THEY PLAY IN FINANCING ENERGY AND FOSSIL FUEL INFRASTRUCTURE IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES WITH OTHER LEGISLATORS
Date: Jun 22, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $310.00
source

Destination: WYE RIVER PLANTATION, QUEENSTOWN, MD
Sponsor: GLOBE USA
Purpose: THE INTERNATIONAL LEGISLATORS' CONFERENCE ON CLEAN ENERGY AND THE 16THGLOBE INTERNATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY
Date: Jul 13, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,233.20
source

Destination: 2001 TRANSATLANTIC CONFERENCE
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: DISCUSS PUBLIC POLICY ISSUES THAT AFFECT RELATIONS BETWEEN THE US AND SCOTLAND
Date: Aug 10, 2001 (8 days)
Expense: $11,936.16
source

Destination: SANTA BARBARA
Sponsor: Planned Parenthood
Purpose: FEATURED SPEAKER/HONORED GUEST IN SUPPORT OF THE PLANNED PARENTHOOD ACTION FUND EVENT
Date: Nov 17, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $2,563.37
source

Destination: PARIS
Sponsor: GLOBE USA
Purpose: SPEAK ABOUT ALTERNATIVE-ENERGY AND POLLUTION ISSUES ON THE OPENING PANEL OF THE GLOBAL CONFERENCE ON OCEANS AND COASTS
Date: Nov 30, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $8,022.86
source

Destination: PUERTO VALLARTA
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE ON ISLAM
Date: Jan 10, 2002 (5 days)
Expense: $5,719.20
source

Destination: CHARLOTTE
Sponsor: NATIONAL BRAIN INJURY RESEARCH TREATMENT & TRAINING (NBIRTT) FOUNDATION, TERMINAL TRUCKING, THE HILTON CHARLOTTE
Purpose: TO RECEIVE THE PHILIP L. LANCE AWARD FOR PUBLIC AWARENESS OF BRAIN INJURY
Date: Jan 19, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $11,370.66
source

Destination: WASHINGTON/CHARLOTTE/W. PALM BEACH, FL-W. PALM BEACH, FL/PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: THE FOUNDATION FOR RESPONSIBLE GOVERNMENT
Purpose: SPEAK AT THEIR 2002 WINTER MEETING
Date: Mar 22, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $4,803.00
source

Destination: MIAMI
Sponsor: NASDAQ
Purpose: NASDAQ LEADERSHIP SUMMIT
Date: Mar 28, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $6,943.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. / BERMUDA / PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: WATER UTILITIES EXECUTIVE COUNCIL
Purpose: WATER UTILITIES EXECUTIVE COUNCIL CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 12, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $3,279.60
source

Destination: SANTA ANA, CA / LAS VEGAS / PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: PINELLAS COUNTY OSTEOPATHIC MEDICAL SOCIETY
Purpose: SPOKE AT NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Date: Jun 8, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $1,450.55
source

Destination:
Sponsor: American College of Surgeons
Purpose: LUNCHEON SPEAKER AT THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ANNUAL MEETING.
Date: Aug 1, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $325.91
source

Destination: DETROIT/LONDON
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: 2003 TRANSATLANTIC CONFERENCE
Date: Aug 10, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $16,055.00
source

Destination: MD
Sponsor: JOHN HOPKINS UNIVERSITY BILL AND MELINDA GATES INSTITUTE FOR POPULATION AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH
Purpose: KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT THEIR 2003 LEADERSHIP FORUM DINNER
Date: Dec 3, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $343.42
source

Destination: LANGHORNE, PA/PHILADELPHIA/DOGLESTOWN, PA
Sponsor: PHILADELPHIA ORTHOPAEDIC SOCIETY
Purpose: GUEST SPEAKER FOR THE GILL LECTURE OF THE PHILADELPHIA ORTHOPAEDIC SOCIETY
Date: Dec 15, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $296.52
source

Destination: CANCUN
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION REFORM
Date: Feb 17, 2004 (5 days)
Expense: $4,478.51
source

Destination: WASHINGTON-REAGAN/BERMUDA/PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: MPM CAPITAL AND ITS GENERAL PARTNERS AND SPONSORS, MERRILL LYNCH, HALE AND DORR, ERNST YOUNG AND COMERICA BANK CORP.
Purpose: KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
Date: May 5, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $2,807.17
source

Destination: VENICE
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONFERENCE ON U.S.-RUSSIA-EUROPE RELATIONS
Date: Aug 21, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $9,674.00
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Jim Greenwood

Ron Chester
Jason Delp
Alan Eisenberg
Matthew Hogarty
Amanda Murphy
Joel White



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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.