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Office of

Alan Mollohan


Total cost of 8 office trips: $20,750.23


Trips by Alan Mollohan
Total cost of congressperson's 3 trips: $10,198.85

Destination: MONTREAL, CANADA
Sponsor: Bombardier Inc
Purpose: TO REVIEW CORPORATE HEADQUARTER OPERATIONS AS IT RELATES TO WORK DONE AT THE BOMBARDIER FACILITY IN THE FIRST DISTRICT WEST VIRGINIA
Date: May 1, 2000
Expense: $1,061.00
source

Destination: BILBAO, SPAIN
Sponsor: Gaiker Foundation
Purpose: MR. MOLLOHAN WAS THE SPEAKER FOR THE OPENING SESSION OF THE 1ST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RECYCLING INFORMATION EXCHANGE AND INDUSTRIAL PRACTICES--RECCON '03
Date: Nov 7, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $4,973.20
source

Destination:
Sponsor: WEST VIRGINIA (WV) - 01 TRADE DELEGATION
Purpose: TO FURTHER THE ON-GOING COLLABORATIVE INTERNATIONALIZTION EFFORTS BETWEEN BUSINESSES IN THE BILBAO REGION OF SPAIN AND WEST VIRGINIA
Date: Jun 24, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $4,164.65
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Alan Mollohan

Bridget Bunner
Mary Mccarty
Kristen Michaels
Angela Ohm



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Martin Luther King Jr. is jostled in Memphis as the march he's leading on March 28, 1968 turns violent. Photo courtesy University of Memphis Libraries.

King's Last March

Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968. Four decades later, King remains one of the most vivid symbols of hope for racial unity in America. But that's not the way he was viewed in the last year of his life.

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  • 01.22.15

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  • 01.14.15

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  • 01.05.15

    Following the Money in Education Philanthropy

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  • 12.23.14

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