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Trips sponsored by

United States Association of Former Members of Congress


Total cost of 57 trips: $197,406.68


Traveler: Carlos Romero-Barcelo (from the office of Carlos Romero-Barcelo)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS, NY
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAC SEMINAR
Date: Apr 17, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $4,600.20
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Traveler: Joel Hefley (from the office of Joel Hefley)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS, NY
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS - BUNDESTAL SEMINAR
Date: Apr 17, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $4,139.00
source

Traveler: Pat Danner (from the office of Pat Danner)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y.
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDENTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 17, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $2,847.00
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Traveler: John Lafalce (from the office of John Lafalce)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS, NY
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 17, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $1,606.00
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Traveler: Jeff Donarski (from the office of John Lafalce)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 17, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $1,565.00
source

Traveler: Stephanie Tubbs Jones (from the office of Stephanie Tubbs Jones)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS-BUFFALO, NEW YORK
Purpose: ANNUAL SEMINAR WITH GERMANY PARLIAMENT
Date: Apr 17, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $1,205.00
source

Traveler: Paul Kanjorski (from the office of Paul Kanjorski)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS, NY
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 17, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $1,835.50
source

Traveler: Owen Pickett (from the office of Owen Pickett)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS, NY
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 18, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,290.00
source

Traveler: Gil Gutknecht (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 18, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,662.00
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Traveler: Louise Mcintosh Slaughter (from the office of Louise Mcintosh Slaughter)
Destination: NIAGARA FALLS NY
Purpose: 17TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAC SEMINAR
Date: Apr 18, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $704.00
source

Traveler: Baron Hill (from the office of Baron Hill)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY/USEDOM, GERMANY
Purpose: 18TH ANNUAL CONGRESS - BUNDESTAG EXCHANGE SEMINAR
Date: Apr 7, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $2,128.37
source

Traveler: Gil Gutknecht (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY AND USEDOM, GERMANY
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE 18TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 7, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $4,046.31
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Traveler: Paul Kanjorski (from the office of Paul Kanjorski)
Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO BERLIN, GERMANY TO USEDOM, GERMANY TO VENICE, ITALY
Purpose: TO ATTEND 18TH ANNUAL CONGRESS BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 7, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $5,104.91
source

Traveler: Joel Hefley (from the office of Joel Hefley)
Destination: GALVESTON, TEXAS
Purpose: TO ATTEND 19TH ANNUAL CONGRESS. BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Mar 25, 2002 (4 days)
Expense: $1,227.74
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Traveler: Gil Gutknecht (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: GALVESTON, TEXAS
Purpose: 19TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Mar 25, 2002 (4 days)
Expense: $2,633.60
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Traveler: Roger Wicker (from the office of Roger Wicker)
Destination: GALVESTON, TEXAS
Purpose: TO ATTEND 19TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BURDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Mar 25, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $1,555.20
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Traveler: Nicholas Lampson (from the office of Nicholas Lampson)
Destination: GALVESTON, TEXAS
Purpose: TO ATTEND 19TH ANNUAL CONGRESS BURDER BAY SEMINAR
Date: Mar 25, 2002 (4 days)
Expense: $807.60
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Traveler: Stanley Allen (from the office of Nicholas Lampson)
Destination: GALVESTON, TEXAS
Purpose: TO ATTEND 19TH ANNUAL CONGRESS BURDER BAY SEMINAR
Date: Mar 25, 2002 (4 days)
Expense: $1,209.50
source

Traveler: Steve Chabot (from the office of Steve Chabot)
Destination:
Purpose: TO ATTEND 19TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Mar 26, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,192.50
source

Traveler: Jim Matheson (from the office of Jim Matheson)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY; HEIDELBURG
Purpose: TO ATTEND 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS, BUNDES TAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 12, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $3,564.40
source

Traveler: Mike Ross (from the office of Mike Ross)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY; HEIDELBERG
Purpose: TO ATTEND 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUDENTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 12, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $7,173.64
source

Traveler: Rob Bishop (from the office of Rob Bishop)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY; HEIDELBERG
Purpose: TO ATTEND 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDES TAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 12, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $3,646.40
source

Traveler: Brandon Lerch (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY; HEIDELBERG, GERMANY
Purpose: TO ATTEND 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 12, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $1,966.10
source

Traveler: Tom Udall (from the office of Tom Udall)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY - HEIDELBERG
Purpose: TO ATTEND 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 12, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $3,564.40
source

Traveler: Nicholas Lampson (from the office of Nicholas Lampson)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY; HEIDELBERG
Purpose: TO ATTEND 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDES TAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 12, 2003 (6 days)
Expense: $4,011.40
source

Traveler: Stanley Allen (from the office of Nicholas Lampson)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY HEIDELBERG GERMANY
Purpose: TO ATTEND 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDES TAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 12, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $2,296.50
source

Traveler: Gil Gutknecht (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: HEIDELBERG, GERMANY
Purpose: 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 14, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $2,611.50
source

Traveler: Thomas Tancredo (from the office of Thomas Tancredo)
Destination: HEIDELBERG, GERMANY
Purpose: ATTEND 20TH ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDATAG SEMINAR
Date: Apr 15, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $2,065.00
source

Traveler: F. James Sensenbrenner (from the office of F. James Sensenbrenner)
Destination: STRASBOURG - PERSONAL, HEIDELBERG - SPONSORED
Purpose: TO GAIN FIRST-HAND KNOWLEDGE OF CURRENT TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIPS, GLOBAL CHALLENGES, CURRENT STATUS OF IP LEGISLATION AND IT/SECURITY
Date: Aug 7, 2003 (7 days)
Expense: $15,554.00
source

Traveler: Michelle Allen (from the office of William Clay)
Destination: BERLIN-HEIDELBERG-STUTTGART
Purpose: STAFF DELEGATION TOUR
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,855.98
source

Traveler: Joanna Foust (from the office of Dave Camp)
Destination: BERLIN, HEIDELBERG, STUTTGART GERMANY
Purpose: 2004 CONGRESSIONAL STUDY TOUR OF GERMANY
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,855.99
source

Traveler: Brian Diffell (from the office of Roy Blunt)
Destination: BERLIN-HEIDELBERG-STATTGERT GERMANY
Purpose: TRANSATLANTIC DIALOGUE / CONGRESSIONAL STUDY TOUR
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,855.99
source

Traveler: Ali Amirhooshmand (from the office of Roy Blunt)
Destination: BERLIN-HEIDELBERG-STUTTGART, GERMANY
Purpose:
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,856.00
source

Traveler: Mark Wellman (from the office of Paul Gillmor)
Destination: BERLIN - HEIDELBERG - STUTTGART
Purpose: 2004 CONGRESSIONAL STUDY TOUR OF GERMANY
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,855.99
source

Traveler: Barrett Karr (from the office of Kay Granger)
Destination: BERLIN-HEIDELBERG-STUTTGART, GERMANY
Purpose: 2004 CONGRESSIONAL STUDY TOUR TO GERMANY
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,855.99
source

Traveler: Matthew Strawn (from the office of Michael Rogers)
Destination: BERLIN-HEIDELBERG-STUGGART, GERMANY
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL EXCHANGE ON ISSUES OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, WAR ON TERRORISM, GLOBAL ECONOMICS AND DOMESTIC POLICIES IN EU
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,855.99
source

Traveler: Dawn Myers (from the office of John Spratt)
Destination: BERLIN - HEIDLEBERG - STUTTGART, GERMANY
Purpose: 2004 CONGRESSIONAL STUDY TOUR TO GERMANY
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,855.99
source

Traveler: Rob Bishop (from the office of Rob Bishop)
Destination: MINNEAPOLIS/ST PAUL, MN
Purpose: MEETING OF THE CONGRESSIONAL STUDY GROUP ON GERMANY, A PARLIAMENTARY EXCHANGE PROGRAM BETWEEN U.S. CONGRESSIONAL AND GERMAN GOVERNMENT LEADERS
Date: Aug 21, 2004 (5 days)
Expense: $2,401.30
source

Traveler: Gil Gutknecht (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: THE TWIN CITIES, MINNESOTA
Purpose: CONFERENCE FOR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS AND GERMAN PARLIAMENTARIANS TO DISCUSS IMPORTANT ISSUES IN THE TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIP, I.E. NATO AND THE WAR ON TERROR
Date: Aug 21, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $1,179.25
source

Traveler: Julie Philp (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: ST. PAUL AND MINNEAPOLIS, MN
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN THE 21ST ANNUAL CONGRESS-BUNDESTAG SEMINAR TO MEET WITH GERMAN BUNDESTAG MEMBERS AND DISCUSS TRANSATLANTIC ISSUES, I.E. THE WAR ON TERRORISM.
Date: Aug 22, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $490.00
source

Traveler: Margaret Edmunds (from the office of Jeff Flake)
Destination: WASHINGTON, DC-MEXICO CITY-TUCSON, AZ
Purpose: MEETING WITH GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS IN MEXICO CITY
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,150.00
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Traveler: Brad Smith (from the office of David Dreier)
Destination: WASHINGTON NATIONAL/ MEXICO CITY/ LOS ANGELES
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $2,150.00
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Traveler: Amador Aguillen (from the office of Nancy Pelosi)
Destination: MEXICO CITY, MEXICO
Purpose: FACT FINDING MISSION AND TO FOSTER AN EXCHANGE WITH MEXICAN GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS ON ISSUES RELATED TO BILATERAL RELATIONS
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $2,150.00
source

Traveler: Rob Bishop (from the office of Rob Bishop)
Destination: ARRIVED IN BERLIN, GERMANY ON THE 19TH, DAY TRIP TO BRUSSELS, BELGIUM ON THE 22ND; STAYED IN FRANKFURT, GERMANY FROM THE 23RD-24TH
Purpose: TO MEET WITH MEMBERS OF THE GERMAN BUNDESTAG, GERMAN GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES AND EU AND NATO OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS CURRENT ISSUES IN THE TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIP.
Date: Mar 18, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $4,960.10
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Traveler: Julie Philp (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: DEPARTED WASHINGTON DC ON MARCH 18TH AND ARRIVED IN BERLIN, GERMANY ON THE 19TH, DAY TRIP TO BRUSSELS BELGIUM ON THE 22ND, STAYED IN FRANKFURT, GERMANY FROM THE 23RD-24TH
Purpose: TO MEET WITH MEMBERS OF THE GERMAN BUNDESTAG, GERMAN GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES AND EU AND NATO OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS CURRENT ISSUES IN THE TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIP
Date: Mar 18, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $4,590.10
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Traveler: Gil Gutknecht (from the office of Gil Gutknecht)
Destination: DEPARTED WASHINGTON DC ON MARCH 18TH AND ARRIVED IN BERLIN, GERMANY ON THE 19TH; DAY TRIP TO BRUSSELS, BELGIUM ON THE 22ND; STAYED IN FRANKFURT, GERMANY FROM THE 23RD-24TH
Purpose: TO MEET WITH MEMBERS OF THE GERMAN BUNDESTAG, GERMAN GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES AND EU AND NATO OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS CURRENT ISSUES IN THE TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIP
Date: Mar 18, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $4,960.10
source

Traveler: Gene Green (from the office of Gene Green)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY-BRUSSELS, BELGIUM-FRANKFURT, GERMANY
Purpose: TO MEET WITH MEMBERS OF THE GERMAN BUNDESTAG, GERMAN GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES, AND EU AND NATO OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS THE US-GERMAN RELATIONSHIP
Date: Mar 18, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $4,540.10
source

Traveler: Jim Gerlach (from the office of Jim Gerlach)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY TO BRUSSELS, BELGIUM, STAYED IN FRANKFURT, GERMANY
Purpose: TO MEET WITH MEMBERS OF THE GERMAN BUNDESTAG, GERMAN GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES AND EU AND NATO OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS CURRENT ISSUES IN THE TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIP
Date: Mar 18, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $4,960.10
source

Traveler: Bernard Sanders (from the office of Bernard Sanders)
Destination: BERLIN, GERMANY - BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - FRANKFURT, GERMANY
Purpose: TO MEET WITH MEMBERS OF THE GERMAN BUNDESTAG, GERMAN GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES AND EU AND NATO OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS CURRENT ISSUES IN THE TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIP
Date: Mar 18, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $4,960.10
source

Traveler: Nathan Deal (from the office of Nathan Deal)
Destination: ISTANBUL AND ANKARA TURKEY AND NORTHERN CYPRUS
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT THE CURRENT STATE OF U.S.-TURKISH RELATIONS AND TO MEET WITH TURKISH PARLIAMENTARIANS TO DISCUSS AREAS OF MUTUAL CONCERN: THE WAR ON TERRORISM, THE MIDEAST PEACE PROCESS AND A SETTLEMENT FOR THE DIVIDED ISLAND OF CYPRUS
Date: May 28, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $11,458.04
source

Traveler: Eddie Bernice Johnson (from the office of Eddie Bernice Johnson)
Destination: AUSTIN, TEXAS-ISTANBUL AND ANKARA TURKEY AND NORTHERN CYPRUS
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT THE CURRENT STATE OF U.S.-TURKISH RELATIONS AND TO MEET WITH TURKISH PARLIAMENTARIANS TO DISCUSS AREAS OF MUTUAL CONCERN: THE WAR ON TERRORISM, THE MIDEAST PEACE PROCESS AND A SETTLEMENT FOR THE DIVIDED ISLAND OF CYPRUS
Date: May 28, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $7,091.98
source

Traveler: Jonathan Katz (from the office of Robert Wexler)
Destination: ISTANBUL AND ANKARA, TURKEY AND NORTHERN CYPRUS
Purpose: TO LEARN OF CURRENT STATE OF US-TURKISH RELATIONS, TO MEET WITH TURKISH PARLIAMENTARIANS TO DISCUSS AREAS OF MUTUAL CONCERN: WAR ON TERROR, MIDEAST, AND CYPRUS
Date: May 28, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $4,013.83
source

Traveler: Jeff Miles (from the office of Edward Whitfield)
Destination: ISTANBUL AND ANKARA, TURKEY AND NORTHERN CYPRUS
Purpose: TO LEARN OF CURRENT STATE OF US-TURKISH RELATIONS, TO MEET WITH TURKISH PARLIAMENTARIANS TO DISCUSS AREAS OF MUTUAL CONCERN: WAR ON TERROR, MIDEAST, AND CYPRUS
Date: May 28, 2005 (8 days)
Expense: $4,013.83
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Traveler: Edward Whitfield (from the office of Edward Whitfield)
Destination: ISTANBUL AND ANKARA TURKEY-NORTHERN CYPRUS
Purpose: LED THE FIRST US TURKISH STUDY GROUP TO MEET WITH THE PRIME MINISTER AND PARLIAMENTARIANS IN TURKEY AND WAS THE FIRST DELEGATION FROM THE US TO FLY INTO NORTHERN CYPRUS
Date: May 28, 2005 (8 days)
Expense: $11,458.04
source

Traveler: Thomas Koshut (from the office of Robert Cramer)
Destination: BERLIN, POTSDAM, SPEYER, AND HEIDELBERG, GERMANY
Purpose: TO OBSERVE THE RUN-UP TO THE 2005 GERMAN FEDERAL ELECTION AND TO LEARN ABOUT CURRENT POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC TRENDS IN GERMANY BY WAY OF MEETINGS WITH GERMAN EXPERTS
Date: Aug 28, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $3,073.04
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Traveler: Jeff Miles (from the office of Edward Whitfield)
Destination: BERLIN, POTSDAN, SPEYER AND HEIDELBERG, GERMANY
Purpose: TO OBSERVE PRODUCTION ACTIVITIES AND OBSERVE POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC TRENDS IN GERMANY THROUGH MEETINGS WITH GERMAN PARLIAMENTARIANS AND EXPERTS IN THE FIELD OF POLITICS AND BUSINESS
Date: Aug 28, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $3,073.04
source

Traveler: Debra Marshall (from the office of Fred Upton)
Destination: BERLIN - POBDCM SPEYER - HEIDELBERG, GERMANY
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT POLITICAL & ECONOMIC TRENDS IN GERMANY AND SOLIDIFY OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GERMAN LEADERS
Date: Aug 28, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $3,073.04
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