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Back to The Data

Office of

Jane Harman


Total cost of 9 office trips: $15,877.24


Trips by Jane Harman
Total cost of congressperson's 4 trips: $10,837.63

Destination: ISRAEL
Sponsor: American Israel Education Foundation
Purpose: EDUCATION MISSION
Date: Jan 12, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $5,293.60
source

Destination: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Sponsor: National Association of Broadcasters
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT @ CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 22, 2001
Expense: $321.00
source

Destination: ASPEN
Sponsor: Progress & Freedom Foundation
Purpose: SPEAKING AT CONFERENCE
Date: Aug 19, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $568.03
source

Destination: ASPEN
Sponsor: American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Purpose:
Date: Jun 18, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $4,655.00
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Jane Harman

Tom Bridle
David Flanders
Suzanne Spaulding



American RadioWorks |
Photo: Daniel Buchanan

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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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