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Trips sponsored by

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Total cost of 82 trips: $187,247.55


Traveler: Scott Palmer (from the office of J. Dennis Hastert)
Destination: LA GUINA NIGUEL, CALIFORNIA
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN PANEL DISCUSSION
Date: Apr 29, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $3,704.00
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Traveler: Kathryn Lehman (from the office of Tom Delay)
Destination: WASH. D.C. TO LEESBURG, VA. - RETURN TO MCLEAN, VA. (HOME)
Purpose: DISCUSS POLICY OPTIONS ON LEGISLATION REGARDING ON LINE PRIVACY.
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $472.12
source

Traveler: Bob Goodlatte (from the office of Bob Goodlatte)
Destination: LANSDOWNE RESORT, LEESBURG, VA
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN PRIVACY PANEL
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $472.12
source

Traveler: Ben Cline (from the office of Bob Goodlatte)
Destination: LEESBURG, VA
Purpose: SUMMIT ON PRIVACY ISSUES
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $472.12
source

Traveler: Thomas Bliley (from the office of Thomas Bliley)
Destination: INTERNET PRIVACY SUMMIT
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL-LEGISLATIVE ISSUES ON ONLINE PRIVACY
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $472.12
source

Traveler: Charles Canady (from the office of Charles Canady)
Destination: LANSDOWNE RESORT & HOTEL, LEESBURG VA
Purpose: SUMMIT TO DISCUSS PRIVACY ISSUES
Date: May 19, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $944.24
source

Traveler: Jerry Weller (from the office of Jerry Weller)
Destination: LANSDOWNE RESORT / LEESBURG, VA
Purpose: SPEAK AT SUMMIT
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,073.05
source

Traveler: Todd Tiahrt (from the office of Todd Tiahrt)
Destination: LANSDOWNE RESORT
Purpose:
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $577.18
source

Traveler: Dave Marventano (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: LANSDOWNE, VA
Purpose: CONFERENCE
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $478.56
source

Traveler: W.J. Tauzin (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: LANSDOWNE, VA
Purpose: CONFERENCE
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,149.28
source

Traveler: Robert Ehrlich (from the office of Robert Ehrlich)
Destination: LANSDAWNE RESORT, VIRGINIA
Purpose: GOLF TOURNAMENT
Date: May 19, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $577.18
source

Traveler: Brian Gaston (from the office of Richard Armey)
Destination: BRAZIL (BRASILIA, SAO PAULO, AND RIO DE JANERO)
Purpose: MEETINGS WITH BUSINESS AND GOVERNMENT LEADERS IN BRAZIL
Date: May 27, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $5,644.63
source

Traveler: Brad Smith (from the office of David Dreier)
Destination: BRAZIL
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: May 27, 2000 (6 days)
Expense: $5,464.63
source

Traveler: Megan Ivory (from the office of Jim Ramstad)
Destination: BRAZIL (BRASILIA, SAO PAULO AND RIO DE JANIERO)
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL/FACT-FINDING TRIP
Date: May 27, 2000 (6 days)
Expense: $5,464.63
source

Traveler: Don Nickles (from the office of Don Nickles)
Destination: NAPLES, FL
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Dec 10, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $970.00
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Traveler: Max Baucus (from the office of Max Baucus)
Destination: LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
Purpose: KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT THE US CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BOARD MEETING RE: GOVERNMENT POLICY ISSUES CONCERNING AMERICAN BUSINESS
Date: Feb 25, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $3,852.55
source

Traveler: Scott Palmer (from the office of J. Dennis Hastert)
Destination: NAPLES, FLORIDA
Purpose: CONFERENCE SPEAKER
Date: May 18, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,885.00
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Traveler: Andrew Maloney (from the office of Tom Delay)
Destination: BRAZIL
Purpose: TAX & TRADE
Date: May 27, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $8,342.00
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Traveler: Gene Green (from the office of Gene Green)
Destination: LANSDOWNE RESORT
Purpose: SEMINAR ON ONLINE PRIVACY AND OTHER INTERNET ISSUE.
Date: Jul 12, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $573.88
source

Traveler: Eddie Bernice Johnson (from the office of Eddie Bernice Johnson)
Destination:
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN PRIVACY RETREAT AS A PANELIST
Date: Jul 12, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $894.33
source

Traveler: Michael Capuano (from the office of Michael Capuano)
Destination:
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jul 12, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,088.65
source

Traveler: Ron Wyden (from the office of Ron Wyden)
Destination: LEESBURG, VA
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN NATIONAL CHAMBER FOUNDATION CONSUMER PRIVACY CONFERENCE
Date: Jul 20, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $595.34
source

Traveler: David Sohn (from the office of Ron Wyden)
Destination: LEESBURG, VA
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN NATIONAL CHAMBER FOUNDATION CONSUMER PRIVACY CONFERENCE
Date: Jul 20, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $484.85
source

Traveler: James Moran (from the office of James Moran)
Destination: LANSDOWNE RESORT, LEESBURG, VA
Purpose: ANNUAL PRIVACY RETREAT
Date: Jul 20, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $575.00
source

Traveler: Nick Rahall (from the office of Nick Rahall)
Destination: LEESBURG, VA
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN NCF'S PRIVACY RETREAT
Date: Jul 20, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $573.88
source

Traveler: Michael Capuano (from the office of Michael Capuano)
Destination:
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jul 20, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,088.65
source

Traveler: Ben Cline (from the office of Bob Goodlatte)
Destination: LEESBURG, VA
Purpose: PRIVACY SUMMIT
Date: Oct 12, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $491.41
source

Traveler: Jerry Weller (from the office of Jerry Weller)
Destination: LEESBURG, VIRGINIA
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN PRIVACY SUMMIT
Date: Oct 12, 2001
Expense: $137.91
source

Traveler: David Cavicke (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: LANSDOWN VA
Purpose: ATTEND PRIVACY CONFERENCE
Date: Oct 12, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $185.00
source

Traveler: Dave Marventano (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: LANSDOWNE, VA
Purpose: PRIVACY RETREAT
Date: Oct 12, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $185.00
source

Traveler: Ramsen Betfarhad (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: LANSDOWNE, VA
Purpose: ATTEND PRIVACY CONFERENCE
Date: Oct 12, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $185.00
source

Traveler: Roger Szemraj (from the office of Marcy Kaptur)
Destination: ZURICH - CAIRO - ZURICH
Purpose: FACT FINDING EDUCATIONAL EVENT
Date: Jan 11, 2002 (8 days)
Expense: $2,753.00
source

Traveler: Roy Blunt (from the office of Roy Blunt)
Destination: BOCA RATON, FL
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Feb 24, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $1,886.70
source

Traveler: Susan Mccue (from the office of Harry Reid)
Destination: FRANCE & BELGIUM
Purpose: COMMERCIAL AVIATION, INTERNATIONAL TRADE, COMPETITION ISSUES
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: Brian Gaston (from the office of Richard Armey)
Destination: TOULOUSE, FRANCE - BRUSSELS - PARIS
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT TRANSPORTATION AND TRADE ISSUES AFFECTING U.S. AND EUROPEAN UNION RELATIONS
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: M H Sirh (from the office of Thomas Davis)
Destination: BELGIUM
Purpose: COMMERCIAL AVIATION, TRADE FACT-FINDING
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: Anastasia Soumbeniotis (from the office of Don Young)
Destination: TOULOUSE, FRANCE; BRUSSELS, BELGIUM; PARIS, FRANCE.
Purpose: AVIATION AND TRADE-RELATED FACT-FINDING TRIP.
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: David Heymsfeld (from the office of Don Young)
Destination: D.C.-TOULOUSE-BRUSSELS-PARIS
Purpose: CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SPONSORED FACT-FINDING AVIATION AND OTHER TRADE ISSUES
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: Sharon Barkeloo (from the office of Don Young)
Destination: TOULOUSE, FRANCE; BRUSSELS, BELGIUM; PARIS, FRANCE
Purpose: AVIATION AND TRADE-RELATED FACT-FINDING TRIP.
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: Adam Tsao (from the office of Don Young)
Destination: TOULOUSE, FRANCE; BRUSSELS, BELGIUM; PARIS, FRANCE.
Purpose: AVIATION AND TRADE-RELATED FACT-FINDING TRIP.
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: Daniel Maffei (from the office of Charles Rangel)
Destination: TOULOUS AND PARIS, FRANCE AND BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
Purpose: TO LEARN FIRST-HAND CURRENT STATE OF TRADE RELATIONS BETWEEN EU AND U.S. AND OBSERVE COOPERATIVE ARRANGEMENTS, PARTICULAR IN AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: Katherine Weatherly Dedrick (from the office of Peter Defazio)
Destination: TOULOUSE, FRANCE - BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - PARIS FRANCE
Purpose: AVIATION AND TRADE FACT FINDING MISSION
Date: Apr 1, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $5,379.00
source

Traveler: Lionel Collins (from the office of William Jefferson)
Destination: U.S. TO BRAZIL TO U.S.
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF DELEGATION (EDUCATIONAL)
Date: May 24, 2002 (9 days)
Expense: $5,140.50
source

Traveler: Holly Woodruff Lyons (from the office of Don Young)
Destination: WASHINGTON-DULLES FOR TOULOUSE, FRANCE
Purpose: AVIATION AND TRADE-RELATED FACT FINDING VISIT
Date: Aug 19, 2002 (5 days)
Expense: $2,640.00
source

Traveler: Raga Elim (from the office of Don Young)
Destination: AMSTERDAM
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP FOR AVIATION, SECURITY AND TRADE ISSUES
Date: Aug 19, 2002 (5 days)
Expense: $3,106.00
source

Traveler: Emily Reynolds (from the office of Bill Frist)
Destination: LONDON, ENGLAND AND IRELAND
Purpose: INTERNATIONAL TRADE RELATED FACT FINDING VISIT TO FOCUS ON THE BRITISH AND IRISH ECONOMY, INTERNATIONAL TRADE, COMPETITION AND OTHER RELATED ISSUES
Date: Aug 24, 2002 (9 days)
Expense: $4,642.00
source

Traveler: Susan Mccue (from the office of Harry Reid)
Destination: IRELAND
Purpose: INTERNATIONAL TRADE & U.S.-IRELAND RELATIONS STUDY AND FACT-FINDING
Date: Aug 25, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $4,642.00
source

Traveler: Hazen Marshall (from the office of Don Nickles)
Destination: LONDON, ENGLAND & IRELAND
Purpose: INTERNATIONAL TRADE, US-IRELAND RELATIONS, EV POLICY
Date: Aug 25, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $4,642.00
source

Traveler: Andrew Vermilye (from the office of John Breaux)
Destination: IRELAND
Purpose: DISCUSS INTERNATIONAL TRADE ISSUES
Date: Aug 27, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $4,642.00
source

Traveler: Tom Mason (from the office of Norm Coleman)
Destination: BRAZIL
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: May 23, 2003 (8 days)
Expense: $5,808.00
source

Traveler: Makan Delrahim (from the office of Orrin Hatch)
Destination: BRAZIL
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: May 23, 2003 (8 days)
Expense: $5,799.00
source

Traveler: Thomas Kahn (from the office of John Spratt)
Destination: BRAZIL
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP
Date: May 23, 2003 (9 days)
Expense: $2,299.00
source

Traveler: Tim Berry (from the office of Tom Delay)
Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV
Purpose: PANELIST & EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jul 1, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $716.46
source

Traveler: Scott Palmer (from the office of J. Dennis Hastert)
Destination: SYRACUSE NY
Purpose: POLICY RETREAT
Date: Oct 31, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,102.00
source

Traveler: Amy Field (from the office of Roy Blunt)
Destination: SYRACUSE, NY - SAVANNAH, NY
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL RETREAT/FACT FINDING
Date: Oct 31, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,062.00
source

Traveler: Kathryn Lehman (from the office of Deborah Pryce)
Destination: SYRACUSE, NY
Purpose: LEARN THE LATEST STRATEGIES & TECHNOLOGIES IN BUILDING INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
Date: Oct 31, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,107.00
source

Traveler: Steve Stombres (from the office of Eric Cantor)
Destination: SYRACUSE, NY
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL RETREAT ON SUSTAINABLE DESIGN DEVELOPMENT
Date: Nov 1, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $2,974.00
source

Traveler: John Linder (from the office of John Linder)
Destination: ATLANTA-WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA-WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Feb 23, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $1,681.00
source

Traveler: Barrett Karr (from the office of Kay Granger)
Destination: CAIRO, EGYPT - LUXOR - CAIRO
Purpose: FACT FINDING. DETAILED DISCUSSIONS OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS ISSUES AND DEFENSE SPENDING
Date: Jun 27, 2004 (8 days)
Expense: $3,602.00
source

Traveler: Jennifer Cook (from the office of Pat Roberts)
Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WEST VIRGINIA
Purpose: ATTEND PENSION REFORM RETREAT
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $995.00
source

Traveler: Fred Hartman (from the office of Olympia Snowe)
Destination: THE GREENBRIER
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL PENSION REFORM RETREAT
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $995.00
source

Traveler: Jeff Hamond (from the office of Charles Schumer)
Destination: WHITE SULPHER SPRINGS, WV
Purpose: PENSION REFORM RETREAT
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $882.00
source

Traveler: Brad Watson (from the office of Tom Cole)
Destination: THE GREENBRIER, WV
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL PENSION REFORM RETREAT: TO LEARN ABOUT ISSUES CONCERNING PENSION REFORM
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $995.00
source

Traveler: John Hildreth (from the office of Mark Foley)
Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRING, WV
Purpose: PENSION CONVENTION
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,267.74
source

Traveler: Guerino Calemine (from the office of George Miller)
Destination: GREENBRIER, WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV
Purpose: FACT-GATHERING; ATTEND CONGRESSIONAL PENSION REFORM RETREAT TO STUDY PENSION REFORM PROPOSALS
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $995.00
source

Traveler: Chad Davis (from the office of E. Clay Shaw)
Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL EVENT FOCUSING ON UPCOMING PENSION REFORM DEBATE
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $995.00
source

Traveler: Arshi Siddiqui (from the office of Nancy Pelosi)
Destination: WASHINGTON DC-WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS-DC
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL PENSION REFORM RETREAT
Date: Jan 7, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $995.00
source

Traveler: Jesse Jackson (from the office of Jesse Jackson)
Destination: SYRACUSE, NY
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE BRIEFING ON ENVIRONMENTAL/ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ISSUES
Date: Jan 29, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $1,549.72
source

Traveler: Bennie Thompson (from the office of Bennie Thompson)
Destination: JACKSON, MS - SYRACUSE, NY
Purpose: TO PROVIDE INSIGHT ON THE IMPORTANCE OF ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ISSUES AND THE OPPORTUNITY TO EXPLORE POTENTIAL COOPERATION WITH THE U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Date: Jan 29, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,331.10
source

Traveler: Melvin Watt (from the office of Mel Watt)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY-SYRACUSE, NY-WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: TO DISCUSS THE IMPORTANCE OF ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ISSUES.
Date: Jan 30, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,193.00
source

Traveler: Albert Wynn (from the office of Albert Wynn)
Destination: SYRACUSE
Purpose: DISCUSS INNOVATIVE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY BUSINESS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ISSUE AND TO EXPLORE POSSILE JOINT COOPERATIVE EFFORTS
Date: Jan 31, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $796.00
source

Traveler: Marsha Mccraven (from the office of Bennie Thompson)
Destination: SAVANNAH, NEW YORK (SYRACUSE AIRPORT)
Purpose: RETREAT TO GAIN INSIGHT ON ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ISSUES AND IMPROVED UNDERSTANDING OF CHAMBER CONCERNS/ISSUES
Date: Jan 31, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $806.37
source

Traveler: Erich Mische (from the office of Norm Coleman)
Destination: PUNTA CANA, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Purpose: SENIOR CONGRESSIONAL STAFF TRADE POLICY RETREAT
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,556.15
source

Traveler: Mark Kadesh (from the office of Dianne Feinstein)
Destination: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN SENIOR CONGRESSIONAL STAFF TRADE POLICY CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,869.10
source

Traveler: Andy Olson (from the office of Bill Frist)
Destination: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,037.05
source

Traveler: Nicole Venable (from the office of William Jefferson)
Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C.-DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Purpose: TRADE CONFERENCE & CAFTA MEETINGS
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,037.05
source

Traveler: Mischa Thompson (from the office of Gregory Meeks)
Destination: VIRGINIA-NJ-PUNTA CANA, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC-DULLES VIRGINIA
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL CONF. ON INTN. TRADE & INVESTMENT
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,037.05
source

Traveler: Yelberton Watkins (from the office of James Clyburn)
Destination: DOMINICAN REPUB
Purpose: TRADE CONFERENCE-DISCUSSION OF DR-CAFTA REGULATORY & POLICY
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,037.05
source

Traveler: Brad Smith (from the office of David Dreier)
Destination: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,037.05
source

Traveler: Eric Eikenberg (from the office of E. Clay Shaw)
Destination: PUNTA CANA, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Purpose: 2005 TRADE CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 10, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,037.05
source

Traveler: David Malech (from the office of Kevin Brady)
Destination: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Purpose: TRADE CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 11, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,037.05
source

Traveler: Julie Herwig (from the office of Charles Rangel)
Destination: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL CONFERENCE ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE-DISCUSSION OF TRADE ISSUES IN THE 109TH CONGRESS, PARTICULARLY THE U.S. DOMINICAN-REPUBLIC CENTRAL AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT
Date: Feb 11, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,037.05
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