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Josipa Roksa and Richard Arum, co-authors of Aspiring Adults Adrift. (Photo:  Social Science Research Council)

Ed researchers: Colleges can do more for students, especially in a bad economy

College is worth the investment. College graduates can't find good jobs. Student loan debt keeps rising, and now tops a trillion dollars. What can be done?

Recent Posts

  • 09.17.14

    A company short on skilled workers creates its own college-degree program

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Trips sponsored by

National Cable and Telecommunications Association and affiliated cable organizations


Total cost of 231 trips: $449,762.19


Traveler: Bobby Rush (from the office of Bobby Rush)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
Purpose: CONFERENCE ON CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY
Date: May 5, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $2,476.03
source

Traveler: James Conzelman (from the office of Michael Oxley)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: PANEL PARTICIPANT/FACT FINDING
Date: May 6, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,112.00
source

Traveler: Andrew Vermilye (from the office of John Breaux)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: ACCOMPANIED SENATOR BREAUX WHO GAVE A SPEECH
Date: May 7, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $1,477.00
source

Traveler: Jon Leibowitz (from the office of Herbert Kohl)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: APPEAR ON A PANEL ON CABLE COMPETITION
Date: May 7, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,459.00
source

Traveler: Dave Marventano (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: CONFERENCE
Date: May 7, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,662.00
source

Traveler: W.J. Tauzin (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: CONFERENCE
Date: May 7, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,662.00
source

Traveler: John Breaux (from the office of John Breaux)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: TO DELIVER SPEECH TO THE 49TH ANNUAL CONVENTION AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION OF THE NATIONAL TELEVISION ASSOCIATION
Date: May 8, 2000
Expense: $1,477.00
source

Traveler: Pete Levitas (from the office of Mike Dewine)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: NCTA CONFERENCE--PANEL PARTICIPANT
Date: May 8, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $976.00
source

Traveler: Mark Grundvig (from the office of Mike Dewine)
Destination: NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Purpose: CABLE FACT FINDING TRIP
Date: Jun 22, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,397.24
source

Traveler: Seth Bloom (from the office of Herbert Kohl)
Destination: NYC
Purpose: NCTA LEGISLATIVE BRIEFING
Date: Jun 22, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,408.80
source

Traveler: Christopher Mackay (from the office of Chris Cannon)
Destination: NEW YORK
Purpose: OF DIGITAL SERVICES IN CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Jun 22, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $1,395.00
source

Traveler: Jeffrey Davis (from the office of Edolphus Towns)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF TRIP
Date: Jun 22, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,324.85
source

Traveler: Anna Sagely (from the office of Howard Coble)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: TO DISCUSS ISSUES AFFECTING THE CABLE INDUSTRY AND MEET WITH CABLE REPRESENTATIVE
Date: Jun 22, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,127.87
source

Traveler: Ed Mcdonald (from the office of Howard Coble)
Destination: NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Purpose: TO DISCUSS ISSUES AFFECTING THE CABLE TELEVISION INDUSTRY AND MEET WITH CABLE PROGRAMMERS
Date: Jun 22, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,395.54
source

Traveler: John Doolittle (from the office of John Doolittle)
Destination: STOCKTON, CA TO LAKE TAHOE, CA
Purpose: PARTICIPATION ON PANEL FOR PERSPECTIVES ON CABLE TELEVISION
Date: Aug 10, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $318.11
source

Traveler: Brian Gaston (from the office of Richard Armey)
Destination: LOS ANGELES, CA
Purpose: ATTEND WESTERN CABLE SHOW
Date: Nov 28, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $3,432.00
source

Traveler: Travers Garvin (from the office of Vito Fossella)
Destination: VISIT TO WESTERN CABLE SHOW/MEET WITH CABLE EXECUTIVES
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Nov 28, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $3,506.00
source

Traveler: Bob Bolster (from the office of Steve Largent)
Destination: WESTERN CABLE SHOW
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Nov 28, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $3,389.00
source

Traveler: Margaret Klessig (from the office of Jeff Flake)
Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP
Date: Mar 22, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,579.00
source

Traveler: Susan Butler (from the office of Charles Pickering)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: ON SITE VISITS TO CABLE OPERATORS, PROGRAMMERS AND CAPITAL PROVIDERS
Date: Mar 22, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $1,538.00
source

Traveler: Nick Kolovos (from the office of Anna Eshoo)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: DISCUSSIONS ON CABLE PROGRAMMING, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FOUNDS
Date: Mar 22, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,030.00
source

Traveler: Michael Bilirakis (from the office of Michael Bilirakis)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: ATTEND EDUCATIONAL MEETINGS REGARDING TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Date: Jun 8, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $4,810.07
source

Traveler: Allison Remsen (from the office of David Bonior)
Destination: CHICAGO
Purpose: CONVENTION
Date: Jun 8, 2001 (4 days)
Expense: $1,874.11
source

Traveler: Michael Waldron (from the office of Fred Upton)
Destination: CABLE CONVENTION
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Jun 9, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,959.26
source

Traveler: Tim Kurth (from the office of J. Dennis Hastert)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: INDUSTRY BRIEFINGS, CONVENTION TOUR, SERVE ON LEGISLATIVE PANEL
Date: Jun 9, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,925.69
source

Traveler: Eliot Engel (from the office of Eliot Engel)
Destination: NEW YORK - CHICAGO - WASHINGTON DC
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN NCTA CONVENTION
Date: Jun 9, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $2,993.89
source

Traveler: Fred Upton (from the office of Fred Upton)
Destination: ATTEND NATIONAL CABLE TELEVISION CONFERENCE AND SPEAK TO TRIBUNE MANAGEMENT FORUM
Purpose: ATTEND NCTA CONFERENCE AND SPEAK TO TRIBUNE MANAGEMENT FORUM.
Date: Jun 10, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,822.50
source

Traveler: Nick Kolovos (from the office of Anna Eshoo)
Destination: TRAVEL TO CHICAGO FOR ANNUAL NCTA CONVENTION
Purpose: EDUCATION ON DEVELOPING TECHNOLOGY IN CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Jun 10, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,772.68
source

Traveler: Thomas Daschle (from the office of Thomas Daschle)
Destination: TO & FROM CHICAGO
Purpose: KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Date: Jun 11, 2001
Expense: $2,067.50
source

Traveler: Howard Berman (from the office of Howard Berman)
Destination: LAKE TAHOE
Purpose: PARTICIPATE ON PANEL AT BOARD'S ANNUAL SUMMER MEETING
Date: Aug 9, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $588.33
source

Traveler: John Doolittle (from the office of John Doolittle)
Destination: SACRAMENTO TO LAKE TAHOE, CA
Purpose: PARTICIPATION ON PANEL FOR PERSPECTIVES ON CABLE TELEVISION
Date: Aug 9, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $438.95
source

Traveler: Steven Wall (from the office of Trent Lott)
Destination: NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP ON CABLE ISSUES
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,538.14
source

Traveler: Brian Kennedy (from the office of George Radanovich)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: STUDY CABLE TELEVISION ISSUES
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,595.44
source

Traveler: David Safavian (from the office of Chris Cannon)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: FACT-FINDING CONCERN
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,532.14
source

Traveler: William Nordwind (from the office of Fred Upton)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF SEMINAR; INDUSTRY MEETINGS
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,535.14
source

Traveler: Julia Massimino (from the office of Howard Berman)
Destination: NY, NY
Purpose: PARTICIPATED IN MEETINGS
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,587.14
source

Traveler: Ali Amirhooshmand (from the office of Cliff Stearns)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: MEET WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVE
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,563.25
source

Traveler: James Harris (from the office of Mark Souder)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: FACT-FINDING/MEETINGS WITH SEVERAL CABLE COMPANY EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $893.57
source

Traveler: Michael Copher (from the office of Steve Buyer)
Destination: NYC
Purpose: MEETINGS W/ CABLE & TELEVISION EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,403.14
source

Traveler: Jessica Wallace (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Purpose: EDUCATION OR ISSUES FALLING THE CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,033.57
source

Traveler: Linda Bloss-Baum (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW YORK
Purpose: DISCUSSION W/ CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,535.14
source

Traveler: Nydia Bonnin (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,455.14
source

Traveler: Gordon Taylor (from the office of Chris John)
Destination: NY, NY
Purpose: DISCUSSION WITH CABLE EXECUTIVES ABOUT THE INDUSTRY
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,502.14
source

Traveler: Daphna Peled (from the office of Bart Stupak)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: TELECOMMUNICATION INFORMATION TOUR OF OPERATION FACILITIES
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,607.52
source

Traveler: Mark Anderson (from the office of Darrell Issa)
Destination: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF TRIP-NEW YORK
Purpose: DISCUSS ISSUES PERTAINING TO THE CABLE TELEVISION INDUSTRY
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,537.28
source

Traveler: Kimrey Rhinehardt (from the office of Richard Burr)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: FACT FINDING - ISSUES RELATED TO CABLE TV
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,473.14
source

Traveler: Amelia Meli (from the office of Richard Burr)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: FACT-FINDING, ISSUES RELATED TO CABLE
Date: Dec 6, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,473.14
source

Traveler: Brendon Weiss (from the office of Vito Fossella)
Destination:
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Mar 16, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,457.39
source

Traveler: Caroline Fredrickson (from the office of Maria Cantwell)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
Purpose: ATTENDING NCTA'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: May 3, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,118.75
source

Traveler: Bryan Cunningham (from the office of John Ensign)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, CA
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: May 3, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,610.64
source

Traveler: Andrew Vermilye (from the office of John Breaux)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: ATTEND CONVENTION
Date: May 3, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,478.00
source

Traveler: Nydia Bonnin (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: May 3, 2002 (4 days)
Expense: $2,785.47
source

Traveler: Scott Deutchman (from the office of John Conyers)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: FACT FINDING/ATTEND CONFERENCE/PARTICIPATE IN PANEL DISCUSSION
Date: May 3, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,644.57
source

Traveler: Ben Cline (from the office of Bob Goodlatte)
Destination: WASHINGTON, DC-NEW ORLEANS-DC
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL FACT-FINDING-NCTA CONVENTION
Date: May 4, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,200.00
source

Traveler: Julia Massimino (from the office of Howard Berman)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: FACT-FINDING/ATTEND CONFERENCE
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $1,872.25
source

Traveler: Aaron Johnson (from the office of Bob Schaffer)
Destination: NAT'L CABLE & TELECOMMUNICATIONS ANNUAL CONVENTION
Purpose: ATTEND CONVENTION TO LEARN ISSUES RELATING TO CABLE AND TELECOMM
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,446.53
source

Traveler: Ali Amirhooshmand (from the office of Cliff Stearns)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: VISIT WITH INDUSTRY LEADERS AND DISCUSS RECENT TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,510.86
source

Traveler: Heather Herndon (from the office of Nathan Deal)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
Purpose: THE NATIONAL CABLE CONFERENCE
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,471.08
source

Traveler: Charles Norwood (from the office of Charles Norwood)
Destination: CONVENTION ACTIVITIES
Purpose: ATTEND CABLE 2002 CONVENTION/PARTICIPATE-SPEAK AT PUBLIC POLICY LUNCL
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $3,750.19
source

Traveler: Courtney Anderson (from the office of John Shimkus)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,394.31
source

Traveler: Ernie Fletcher (from the office of Ernie Fletcher)
Destination: LOUISVILLE TO NEW ORLEANS TO CINCINNATI
Purpose: 51ST ANNUAL CONVENTION-EDUCATIONAL MTGS & EXPOSITION
Date: May 4, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,260.01
source

Traveler: Daniel Groves (from the office of Ernie Fletcher)
Destination: LOUISVILLE TO NEW ORLEANS TO CINCINNATI
Purpose: 51ST ANNUAL CONVENTION-EDUCATIONAL MTGS & EXPOSITION
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,455.24
source

Traveler: Hollyn Kidd (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS LA
Purpose: NCTA'S ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: May 4, 2002 (5 days)
Expense: $2,527.34
source

Traveler: Brendan Kelsay (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: ATTEND CONVENTION
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,603.41
source

Traveler: Andy Levin (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: ATTEND CONVENTION
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,675.93
source

Traveler: Dave Marventano (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: VISIT INDUSTRY LEADERS & DISCUSS RECENT TECHNOLOGY
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,172.68
source

Traveler: Jessica Wallace (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL, FACT FINDING & SPEAK ON PANEL
Date: May 4, 2002 (5 days)
Expense: $2,433.02
source

Traveler: Linda Bloss-Baum (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: CHARLOTTE TO NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: ANNUAL INDUSTRY CONVENTION AND PARTICIPATE ON CONGRESSIONAL PANEL
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,598.81
source

Traveler: W.J. Tauzin (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS-DC
Purpose: CONFERENCE SPEAKER
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,510.28
source

Traveler: William Nordwind (from the office of Fred Upton)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: INDUSTRY CONVENTION; PANELIST
Date: May 4, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,189.90
source

Traveler: Darrell Issa (from the office of Darrell Issa)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT BANQUET
Date: May 4, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,738.09
source

Traveler: Pete Leon (from the office of Eliot Engel)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: ATTEND NCTA ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,505.98
source

Traveler: Joe Barton (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: ATTEND 51ST CONVENTION AND NCTA BOARD/CONGRESSIONAL EVENT
Date: May 4, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $1,406.00
source

Traveler: Ted Stevens (from the office of Ted Stevens)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: May 5, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $320.00
source

Traveler: Michael Nilsson (from the office of John Rockefeller)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: SPEAK AT PANEL AT NCTA CONVENTION
Date: May 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,114.36
source

Traveler: Johanna Mikes (from the office of Rick Boucher)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: SEE DEMONSTRATIONS OF CABLE SET-UP, BOX TECHNOLOGY AND DISCUSS POLICY
Date: May 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,852.21
source

Traveler: Bill Womack (from the office of Thomas Davis)
Destination: WASHINGTON, DC - NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: ATTEND NCTA ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: May 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,716.00
source

Traveler: James Hightower (from the office of Ernie Fletcher)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY IMPROVEMENTS AND REGULATORY IMPACT ON CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: May 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,248.62
source

Traveler: Ken Johnson (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: May 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,016.69
source

Traveler: Sean Kennedy (from the office of Richard Gephardt)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS-NAT'L CABLE TV ASSOCIATION CONVENTION
Purpose: REVIEW, OBSERVATION, DISCUSSION OF ISSUES AFFECTING CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: May 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,520.46
source

Traveler: Nick Kolovos (from the office of Anna Eshoo)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: ATTENDANCE AT NATIONAL CABLE CONVENTION
Date: May 5, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,514.33
source

Traveler: Heather Stansell (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: FACT FINDING/EDUCATIONAL
Date: May 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,699.44
source

Traveler: Anil Kakani (from the office of Hillary Clinton)
Destination: NY, NY
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,834.55
source

Traveler: Frank Cavaliere (from the office of George Allen)
Destination: NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Purpose: TO ADDRESS CABLE PROGRAMMING ISSUES, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FINANCE AND BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT WITH CABLE EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,835.12
source

Traveler: Bryan Cunningham (from the office of John Ensign)
Destination: NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,256.00
source

Traveler: Andrew Vermilye (from the office of John Breaux)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL FACT-FINDING TRIP
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,294.00
source

Traveler: Daniel Sepulveda (from the office of Barbara Boxer)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP ON CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,774.87
source

Traveler: Cynthia Bauerly (from the office of Charles Schumer)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL FACT-FINDING TRIP ON CABLE INDUSTRY ISSUES
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,704.31
source

Traveler: Wallace Hsueh (from the office of Gordon Smith)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL FACT-FINDING TRIP
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,790.98
source

Traveler: Jonathan Schwantes (from the office of Herbert Kohl)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Purpose: TO ATTEND CONGRESSIONAL FACT-FINDING TRIP RE: CABLE TELEVISION INDUSTRY
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,818.86
source

Traveler: Seth Bloom (from the office of Herbert Kohl)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: TO ATTEND CONGRESSIONAL STAFF FACT-FINDING TRIP TO EXAMINE ECONOMIC & COMPETITIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE CABLE TELEVISION INDUSTRY
Date: Dec 5, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,818.86
source

Traveler: Stacey Lowder (from the office of Don Nickles)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: FACT-FINDING & INFORMATIONAL TRIP
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,501.41
source

Traveler: Michael Sullivan (from the office of Mary Bono)
Destination: NYC
Purpose: FACT FINDING RE: CABLE ISSUES
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,435.49
source

Traveler: Michael Shutley (from the office of Ric Keller)
Destination:
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,656.12
source

Traveler: Philip Tahtakran (from the office of Adam Schiff)
Destination: NYC, NEW YORK
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT CURRENT ISSUES & DEVELOPMENTS IN THE CABLE & TELECOM INDUSTRY
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,323.05
source

Traveler: Laura Zuckerman (from the office of Steve Buyer)
Destination: WASHINGTON, DC-NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,370.54
source

Traveler: Brandon Steinmann (from the office of Tom Feeney)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: TO GET A CLOSE-UP VIEW OF THE CABLE INDUSTRY; DISCUSS THE CURRENT CONGRESSIONAL LEGISLATION THAT EFFECTS THEIR INDUSTRY, DISCUSSION OF CURRENT FEDERAL REGULATIONS AND THE FUTURE AFFAIR ACCESS TO CONSUMERS IN THE CABLE VERSUS SATELLITE ARENA
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,691.14
source

Traveler: Paige Anderson (from the office of Darrell Issa)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TOURS AND BRIEFINGS REGARDING THE CABLE T.V. INDUSTRY
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,287.53
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Traveler: Janet Poppleton (from the office of Ralph Hall)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: STATUS OF CABLE INDUSTRY, TOUR OF CABLE FACILITIES, DISCUSSION WITH EXECUTIVES OF ISSUES PERTINENT TO INDUSTRY
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,169.06
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Traveler: Cameron Gilreath (from the office of Lamar Smith)
Destination: NY
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP
Date: Apr 3, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,708.61
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Traveler: Courtney Anderson (from the office of John Shimkus)
Destination: CHICAGO
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Jun 5, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $1,005.51
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Traveler: Lee Terry (from the office of Lee Terry)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: TO LEARN & UNDERSTAND THE CURRENT TRENDS OF THE INDUSTRY, TO BE MORE KNOWLEDGEABLE ABOUT CURRENT AND POTENTIAL LAWS THAT WILL AFFECT HDTV
Date: Jun 5, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $5,115.84
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Traveler: Tim Yehl (from the office of Frank Lautenberg)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: ATTEND CONFERENCE, MEET WITH EXECUTIVES
Date: Jun 6, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,299.87
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Traveler: Tim Kurth (from the office of J. Dennis Hastert)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL VISITS W/ INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES AND TOUR OF CONVENTION EXHIBITS
Purpose: EDUCATE ON ISSUES FACING CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Jun 6, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,266.24
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Traveler: Elijah Cummings (from the office of Elijah Cummings)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: NCTA CABLE CONFERENCE & RELATIONSHIP BUILDING BETWEEN NCTA & CBC
Date: Jun 6, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $1,702.65
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Traveler: Fred Upton (from the office of Fred Upton)
Destination: KALAMAZOO, MI-CHICAGO, IL-WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: PUBLIC POLICY FORUM ON INDUSTRY ISSUES.
Date: Jun 6, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,882.02
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Traveler: Ali Amirhooshmand (from the office of Roy Blunt)
Destination: CHICAGO
Purpose: NAT'L CONVENTION FOR INDUSTRY
Date: Jun 6, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,474.00
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Traveler: Christine Drager (from the office of Ted Stevens)
Destination: CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Purpose: NCTA 52ND ANNUAL CONVENTION AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,000.92
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Traveler: Andrew Vermilye (from the office of John Breaux)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: ATTEND CONVENTION
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,582.00
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Traveler: Michael Rawson (from the office of Conrad Burns)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: NCTA'S NATIONAL SHOW
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,460.92
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Traveler: Will Brooke (from the office of Conrad Burns)
Destination: CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Purpose: FACT FINDING-MONTANAN'S WILL BE PRESENT
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $5,865.66
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Traveler: Gene Green (from the office of Gene Green)
Destination: HOUSTON-CHICAGO-WASHINGTON, D.C.
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE NATIONAL CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION'S 52ND ANNUAL CONVENTION AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION.
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $5,641.24
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Traveler: Edward Whitfield (from the office of Edward Whitfield)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE 52ND ANNUAL CONVENTION OF NCTA AND MEET WITH TELECOM PEOPLE WHO REPRESENT THE 1ST DISTRICT OF KENTUCKY AND DISCUSS WHAT THEY WILL BE DOING IN KY IN THE NEXT YEAR
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $5,905.07
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Traveler: Karen Long (from the office of Edward Whitfield)
Destination: Chicago, IL
Purpose: TO MEET WITH PEOPLE/COMPANIES WHO REPRESENT THE 1ST DISTRICT OF KENTUCKY
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,191.22
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Traveler: James Barnette (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: ORD-(CHICAGO IL)
Purpose: CONVENTION
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $496.00
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Traveler: Linda Bloss-Baum (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: ANNUAL CONVENTION AND MEET WITH CABLE EXECUTIVES
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,723.40
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Traveler: Steny Hoyer (from the office of Steny Hoyer)
Destination: CHICAGO, ILL
Purpose: MEET WITH NCTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,216.50
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Traveler: Robert Stien (from the office of Lee Terry)
Destination: CHICAGO
Purpose: TO LEARN AND UNDERSTAND THE CURRENT TRENDS OF THE INDUSTRY IN AN EFFORT TO BE MORE INFORMED OF HOW CURRENT AND POTENTIAL LAWS AFFECT AND WILL AFFECT THE ROLL-OUT OF HDTV
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,261.98
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Traveler: Pete Leon (from the office of Eliot Engel)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: Jun 7, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,142.00
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Traveler: Conrad Burns (from the office of Conrad Burns)
Destination: CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Purpose: SPEAKING AND PARTICIPATE IN ROUND TABLE. MONTANANS PRESENT
Date: Jun 8, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $2,496.84
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Traveler: John Shimkus (from the office of John Shimkus)
Destination: CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Purpose: ATTEND NCTA'S ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: Jun 8, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $1,031.53
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Traveler: Steve King (from the office of Steve King)
Destination: DES MOINES-CHICAGO-WASHINGTON, D.C.
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL, PUBLIC POLICY
Date: Jun 8, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $4,019.13
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Traveler: Kanya Bennett (from the office of John Conyers)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN THE LEGISLATIVE UPDATE PANEL AND TO ATTEND VARIOUS SPEECHES AND FUNCTIONS AT THE NATIONAL CABLE & TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION 52ND ANNUAL CONVENTION AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION
Date: Jun 8, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $2,169.11
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Traveler: Charles Bass (from the office of Charles Bass)
Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Purpose:
Date: Jun 8, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $2,456.19
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Traveler: Beth Jafari (from the office of John Cornyn)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: TO DISCUSS ISSUES FACING THE CABLE INDUSTRY; ISSUES INCLUDE IP TELEPHONY, HIGH SPEED DATA, DVR, SVOD, HDTV, DEPLOYMENT IN RURAL AREAS, ETC
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,171.02
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Traveler: Steven Wall (from the office of Trent Lott)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: CABLE INDUSTRY FACT-FINDING TRIP, INCLUDING STUDY OF CABLE IP TELEPHONY, BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT, & DIGITAL TELEVISION
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,095.07
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Traveler: Todd Thorpe (from the office of Chris Cannon)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: DISCUSSIONS WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES: CABLE IP TELEPHONY, BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT AND DIGITAL TELEVISION TRANSITION ISSUES
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,690.52
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Traveler: Hillary Brill (from the office of Rick Boucher)
Destination: PORTLAND MAINE
Purpose: CABLE TELEPHONY ISSUES
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,690.52
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Traveler: Warren Tryon (from the office of Spencer Bachus)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: TO SEE NEW DEPLOYMENT OF CABLE TELEPHONY AND PARTICIPATE IN DISCUSSION OF VOICE OVER CABLE
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,690.52
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Traveler: Andrew Halataei (from the office of Randy Forbes)
Destination: PORTLAND MAINE
Purpose: FACT-FINDING, GENERAL UNDERSTANDING OF THE CABLE INDUSTRY, IT TELEPHONY (CABLE PHONE)
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,690.46
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Traveler: Ryan Henry (from the office of John Carter)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: INFORMATIVE TRIP
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,392.52
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Traveler: Michael Copher (from the office of Steve Buyer)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: VISIT WITH AND VIEW SOME OF THE UNIQUE CHALLENGES FOR BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT AND MEET WITH EMPLOYEES OF ONE OF THE MORE PROGRESSIVE FACILITIES FOR BROADBAND
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,690.52
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Traveler: Howard Waltzman (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: PORTLAND, ME
Purpose: FACILITIES TOUR
Date: Aug 13, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,690.52
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Traveler: Xavier Becerra (from the office of Xavier Becerra)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Purpose: NCTA/NATIONAL ASSN. OF MINORITIES IN COMMUNICATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS MTG
Date: Sep 17, 2003
Expense: $310.00
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Traveler: Margaret Cummisky (from the office of Daniel Inouye)
Destination: NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP FOR A SERIES OF IN-DEPTH BRIEFINGS AND DISCUSSIONS WITH CABLE INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,571.65
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Traveler: Michael Sullivan (from the office of John Ensign)
Destination: NYC
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF CABLE ISSUES FACT FINDING
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,987.62
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Traveler: Andrew Kugler (from the office of Zoe Lofgren)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: TO ATTEND PRESENTATIONS AND MEETINGS WITH CABLE EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,663.15
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Traveler: Dana Lichtenberg (from the office of Bart Gordon)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: STAFF FACT FINDING TRIP
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,571.65
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Traveler: Benjamin Beaton (from the office of Edward Whitfield)
Destination: NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Purpose: FACT-FINDING RE CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,571.65
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Traveler: Pete Filon (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Purpose: MEETINGS WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,650.75
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Traveler: Jaylyn Connaughton (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: FACT FINDING/MEETING WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,018.17
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Traveler: Robert Simison (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: INFORMATIVE TRIP FOR A SERIES OF IN-DEPTH DISCUSSIONS WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,600.48
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Traveler: Neil Fried (from the office of W.J. Tauzin)
Destination: NYC
Purpose: MEETINGS WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES REGARDING CABLE OPERATIONS AND PROGRAMMING ISSUES, INCLUDING CABLE INVESTMENT, DIGITAL TELEVISION, BROADBAND SERVICE, AND INTERNET TELEPHONY
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,571.65
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Traveler: Robert Stien (from the office of Lee Terry)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Purpose: FOR A SERIES OF IN-DEPTH CONVERSATIONS WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES TO ADDRESS CABLE OPERATIONS AND PROGRAMMING ISSUES
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,587.98
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Traveler: Anthony Zaffirini (from the office of Charles Gonzalez)
Destination: PORTLAND MAINE
Purpose: FACT FINDING - CABLE INDUSTRY INVESTMENT IN BROADBAND
Date: Nov 30, 2003
Expense: $737.40
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Traveler: Andrew Kugler (from the office of Zoe Lofgren)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: TO ATTEND NCTA NATIONAL TRADE SHOW AND MEET WITH EXECUTIVES FROM THE CABLE, TELECOMMUNICATIONS, TELEVISION, SATELLITE, AND COMPUTER INDUSTRIES
Date: Apr 29, 2004 (5 days)
Expense: $1,402.33
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Traveler: Joseph Fortson (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: THE NATIONAL CABLE CONVENTION AND FLOOR SHOW WHERE MANY OF THE ADVANCES IN THE INDUSTRY ARE PRESENTED
Date: Apr 30, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $1,577.19
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Traveler: Stacey Dansky (from the office of John Conyers)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT CABLE AND BROADCAST TELEVISION ISSUES
Date: Apr 30, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,684.73
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Traveler: Ted Kalo (from the office of John Conyers)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: FACT FINDING ABOUT THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY AND PARTICIPATION IN CONGRESSIONAL STAFF PANEL
Date: Apr 30, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $1,528.41
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Traveler: Michael Sullivan (from the office of John Ensign)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: FACT FINDING RELATED TO CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: May 1, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,988.76
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Traveler: Seth Bloom (from the office of Herbert Kohl)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP TO NCTA NATIONAL CONVENTION
Date: May 1, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,542.21
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Traveler: Kelly Cole (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: ATTEND NATIONAL CABLE CONVENTION/SPEAK ON PANEL
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT CHANGES IN CABLE INDUSTRY, SPEAK ON PANEL ABOUT BROADCAST ISSUES.
Date: May 1, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,359.99
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Traveler: Howard Waltzman (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO NEW ORLEANS, LA AND RETURN
Purpose: NATIONAL CONVENTION
Date: May 1, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,187.36
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Traveler: Neil Fried (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: ROUNDTRIP D.C. TO NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: ATTEND NCTA ANNUAL CONVENTION TO MEET WITH CABLE OPERATORS, PARTICIPATE IN PANEL DISCUSSIONS, AND SEE DEMONSTRATIONS REGARDING DIGITAL TELEVISION AND BROADBAND.
Date: May 1, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,747.67
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Traveler: Sampak Garg (from the office of John Conyers)
Destination: WASHINGTON NATIONAL-NEW ORLEANS-DC
Purpose: FACT-FINDING RE: CABLE AND BROADCAST TELEVISION ISSUES (SHVIA)
Date: May 1, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,493.21
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Traveler: Eliot Engel (from the office of Eliot Engel)
Destination: NY-NEW ORLEANS-DC
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: May 1, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $5,267.16
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Traveler: Pete Leon (from the office of Eliot Engel)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: ATTEND ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: May 1, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,624.47
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Traveler: Gene Green (from the office of Gene Green)
Destination: HOUSTON, TX - NEW ORLEANS, LA, HOUSTON, TX - WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN THE NATIONAL CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: May 1, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $4,724.57
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Traveler: Hillary Brill (from the office of Rick Boucher)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: CALDE CONVENTION; HEAR FROM COMPANIES NEW DIGITAL AND BROADBAND SERVICES
Date: May 1, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,598.38
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Traveler: Robert Stien (from the office of Lee Terry)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: NATIONAL CABLE CONVENTION
Date: May 1, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,434.13
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Traveler: Ted Stevens (from the office of Ted Stevens)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Purpose: REMARKS AT ERNEST N. MORIAL CONVENTION CENTER
Date: May 2, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $687.00
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Traveler: Clark Johnson (from the office of Conrad Burns)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: FACT FINDING/MONTANANS WERE PRESENT
Date: May 2, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $2,230.16
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Traveler: Todd Capser (from the office of Conrad Burns)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE NATIONAL CABLE & TELEVISION ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONVENTION AND CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFINGS
Date: May 2, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,800.00
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Traveler: David Schooler (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN NCTA'S ANNUAL CONVENTION AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION FOCUSING ON NEW DIGITAL AND BROADBAND SERVICES
Date: May 2, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,434.76
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Traveler: James Clyburn (from the office of James Clyburn)
Destination: COLUMBIA, S.C. TO NEW ORLEANS, LA - WASHINGTON, D.C.
Purpose: PARTICIPANT AT ITS ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: May 2, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $2,441.10
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Traveler: F. James Sensenbrenner (from the office of F. James Sensenbrenner)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISANA
Purpose: SPEAK BEFORE NATIONAL CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION (NCTA), PARTICIPATE IN PANEL DISCUSSION W/ SEN. STEVENS, MEET WITH WISCONSIN CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATION REPRESENTATIVES, ATTEND EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS, AND VIEW EXHIBITS ON DIGITAL AND BROADBAN
Date: May 2, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $6,009.60
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Traveler: Laura Zuckerman (from the office of Steve Buyer)
Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Purpose: NATIONAL TRADE SHOW
Date: May 27, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $2,836.40
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Traveler: James Freeman (from the office of Christopher Cox)
Destination: DC TO BOSTON FLIGHT JULY 30 AND LOCAL TRANSPORT IN PORTLAND, ME AUG 13-14 AT SPONSOR EXPENSE, RETURN TRIP AT PERSONAL EXPENSE
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT INTERNET TELEPHONY
Date: Jul 30, 2004 (15 days)
Expense: $959.89
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Traveler: Courtney Anderson (from the office of Sam Brownback)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $933.43
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Traveler: Faith Cristol (from the office of James Talent)
Destination: PORTLAND, ME
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,246.45
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Traveler: Theresa Lavery (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP ON CABLE ISSUES AND VOICE OVER INTERNET PROTOCOL.
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,177.40
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Traveler: Andrew Black (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: THE REGENCY HOTEL, PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: DISCUSS CABLE TELEVISION AND VOICE OVER INTERNET TELEPHONY (VOIP) ISSUES
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $798.00
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Traveler: Howard Berman (from the office of Howard Berman)
Destination: CCTA SUMMER BOARD MTG IN LCHE TOKOC CA
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN TELECOMMUNICATION CONFERENCE
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $732.48
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Traveler: Debra Marshall (from the office of Fred Upton)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT CABLE AND VOICE OVER INTERNET PROTOCOL (VOIP)
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,109.16
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Traveler: David Hurst (from the office of Charles Pickering)
Destination: PORTLAND, ME
Purpose: ATTEND NCTA'S PORTLAND, MAINE FACT-FINDING TRIP FOCUSING ON VOIP; VIEW FACILITIES AND ATTEND PRESENTATIONS ON THE TECHNOLOGY AND SERVICES BEING OFFERED
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $967.05
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Traveler: Kelly Bulliner (from the office of Deborah Pryce)
Destination: PORTLAND, ME
Purpose: MEET WITH CABLE INDUSTRY LEADERS TO DISCUSS VOIP, BROADBAND, AND DIGITAL TELEVISION TRANSITION ISSUES. PORTLAND, ME HAS ONE OF THE FEW VOIP SYSTEMS DEPLOYED NATIONALLY
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $679.80
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Traveler: Julie Carr (from the office of Joseph Pitts)
Destination: PORTLAND OR
Purpose: INVESTIGATING POLICIES IMPACTING THE CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $864.20
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Traveler: Hollyn Schuemann (from the office of George Radanovich)
Destination: PORTLAND, MAINE
Purpose: SITE TOUR-FACT FINDING
Date: Aug 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $994.20
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Traveler: Lori Salley (from the office of Deborah Pryce)
Destination: PORTLAND
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Aug 13, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $630.00
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Traveler: Robert Simison (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY NY
Purpose: INFORMATIONAL TRIP CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Nov 30, 2004
Expense: $1,515.65
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Traveler: Michael Sozan (from the office of Bill Nelson)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY-VARIOUS CABLE TV COMPANIES
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP TO VISIT FACILITIES OF CABLE STATIONS AND CABLE TV COMPANIES IN NEW YORK CITY
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,250.00
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Traveler: Jesse Wadhams (from the office of John Ensign)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,435.59
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Traveler: Jesse Appleton (from the office of James Talent)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: TO DISCUSS TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY ISSUES
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,435.59
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Traveler: Theresa Lavery (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: NY LAGUARDIA
Purpose: CABLE FACILITIES VISIT AND INFORMATIONAL DISCUSSION ABOUT 1996 TELECOM ACT POSSIBLE REWRITE AND CABLE INDUSTRY ISSUES.
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,374.69
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Traveler: Kelly Cole (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT VOIP, CABLE ISSUES, DECENCY ISSUES
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,478.29
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Traveler: William Carty (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,515.65
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Traveler: Laura Zuckerman (from the office of Steve Buyer)
Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Purpose: CABLE FACT FINDING TRIP
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,478.29
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Traveler: Elizabeth Stack (from the office of Ralph Hall)
Destination: NY
Purpose: VISIT CABLE INDUSTRY FACILITIES AND MEET WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,478.29
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Traveler: Lori Pepper (from the office of Albert Wynn)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: TO DISCUSS TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY WITH NCTA MEMBER COMPANIES
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,365.87
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Traveler: Joyce Brayboy (from the office of Mel Watt)
Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Purpose: TO VISIT CABLE INDUSTRY FACILITIES AND TO GAIN A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF THE ISSUES FACING THE CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,364.37
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Traveler: Hollyn Schuemann (from the office of George Radanovich)
Destination: NY
Purpose: INFORMATIC TRIP TO VISIT CABLE INDUSTRY FACILITIES & ENGAGE IN DISCUSSIONS W/ CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,478.29
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Traveler: David Whitney (from the office of F. James Sensenbrenner)
Destination: RAYBURN H.O.B. TO UNION STATION TO NEW YORK CITY TO WASHINGTON, D.C.
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT THE CABLE INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVE ON PUBLIC POLICY MATTERS THAT RELATE TO DTV, VOIP, THE 1996 TELECOM ACT AND OTHER MATTERS THAT RELATE TO THE JURISDICTION OF THE COURTS, THE INTERNET AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY SUBCOMMITTEE
Date: Dec 9, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,364.37
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Traveler: Travis Talvitie (from the office of Martin Olav Sabo)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: ATTEND CONFERENCE RELATING TO FEDERAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ISSUES
Date: Mar 30, 2005 (5 days)
Expense: $2,105.13
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Traveler: Ted Maness (from the office of George Radanovich)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Mar 30, 2005 (5 days)
Expense: $1,620.32
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Traveler: Greg Orlando (from the office of Michael Ferguson)
Destination: SD-SF-DULLES
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF BRIEFINGS/CABLE SHOW EXPOSITION
Date: Mar 31, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $1,586.90
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Traveler: George Radanovich (from the office of George Radanovich)
Destination: SF (DROVE TO FRESNO FOR DISTRICT WORK 3/31-4/1)
Purpose: ANNUAL CONVENTION/EDUCATIONAL
Date: Mar 31, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $5,767.94
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Traveler: Ted Stevens (from the office of Ted Stevens)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: ATTEND CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,704.62
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Traveler: Christine Kurth (from the office of Ted Stevens)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: TO ATTEND WITH SENATOR STEVENS THE ANNUAL NCTA CONVENTION, TO ATTEND MEETINGS, TO VIEW THE CONVENTION FLOOR EXHIBITS AND TO SIT ON A CONGRESSIONAL STAFF PANEL
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,246.27
source

Traveler: Michael Sullivan (from the office of John Ensign)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA
Purpose: FACT FINDING RELATED TO CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,405.88
source

Traveler: Terri Glaze (from the office of Mark Pryor)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,175.70
source

Traveler: Elizabeth Wilson (from the office of Mark Pryor)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: TELECOM CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,175.70
source

Traveler: Jesse Appleton (from the office of James Talent)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: TO DISCUSS TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ISSUES FACING THE SENATE
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,082.17
source

Traveler: Daphna Peled (from the office of Byron Dorgan)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE NATIONAL CABLE INDUSTRY SHOW AND LEARN ABOUT THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN CABLE COMMUNICATIONS
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,530.24
source

Traveler: Jonathan Schwantes (from the office of Herbert Kohl)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: ATTENDANCE AT NCTA NATIONAL CONVENTION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,114.62
source

Traveler: Seth Bloom (from the office of Herbert Kohl)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: ATTENDANCE AT NCTA NATIONAL CONVENTION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,974.72
source

Traveler: Michael Platt (from the office of Marsha Blackburn)
Destination: WASHINGTON DC-SAN FRANCISCO-BENTONVILLE AR
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN THE 2005 NATIONAL SHOW, NCTA'S 54TH ANNUAL CONVENTION AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,614.32
source

Traveler: Colin Crowell (from the office of Edward Markey)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO
Purpose: SPEAK AT ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,642.14
source

Traveler: Francis Furtado (from the office of Charles Bass)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: ATTEND NCTA 2005 NATIONAL SHOW
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,994.20
source

Traveler: Yelberton Watkins (from the office of James Clyburn)
Destination: SAN DIEGO-SAN FRANCISCO-WASHINGTON, D.C.
Purpose: ATTEND NCTA'S NATIONAL SHOW, MEET WITH CABLE INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES, DISCUSS LEGISLATIVE ISSUES
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,586.90
source

Traveler: James Clyburn (from the office of James Clyburn)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: ATTEND MEETING WITH CABLE EXECUTIVES; ATTEND ANNUAL NCTA CONVENTION, AND SPEAK AT DIVERSITY SESSION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $5,152.60
source

Traveler: Andrew Kugler (from the office of Zoe Lofgren)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO
Purpose: TO ATTEND NCTA NATIONAL SHOW
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,979.07
source

Traveler: Neil Fried (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: DC TO SAN FRAN., CA
Purpose: ATTEND CONFERENCE TO DISCUSS IP VIDEO AND DTV, VIEW EXHIBITS, AND PARTICIPATE ON PANEL
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,003.80
source

Traveler: Jaylyn Jensen (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: NATIONAL CABLE CONVENTION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,104.41
source

Traveler: Howard Waltzman (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: NATIONAL CONVENTION/SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,641.90
source

Traveler: Pete Filon (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: ATTEND ANNUAL CONVENTION & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,346.62
source

Traveler: Kevin Kimble (from the office of Charles Gonzalez)
Destination: SF
Purpose: ATTEND ACTA'S NATIONAL SHOW INCLUDING CONGRESSIONAL SEMINAR
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,546.26
source

Traveler: Amy Levine (from the office of Rick Boucher)
Destination: SAN DIEGO-SAN FRANCISCO-WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: ATTENDANCE AT NCTA & NATIONAL SHOW; MEETINGS WITH INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVE AND FACTFINDING RE: POLICY AND REGULATORY ISSUES CONFRONTING THE CABLE INDUSTRY
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,586.90
source

Traveler: Yardly Pollas-Kimble (from the office of Bobby Rush)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO
Purpose: TO ATTEND CABLE CONVENTION AND CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING ON TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY AND REGULATION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,876.60
source

Traveler: Craig Roberts (from the office of John Shimkus)
Destination: SAN DIEGO-SAN FRANCISCO-WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN AND ATTEND THE NATIONAL CABLE & TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION'S NATIONAL CONVENTION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,586.90
source

Traveler: Sonya Wendell (from the office of Bart Stupak)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT THE CABLE INDUSTRY'S ADVANCES IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY AND DISCUSS POLICY PROPOSALS BEFORE THE CONGRESS THIS YEAR
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $3,104.59
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Traveler: Robert Stien (from the office of Lee Terry)
Destination: SAN DIEGO, CA
Purpose: DEVELOP A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF THE IMPORTANT POLICY AND REGULATORY ISSUES FACING THE CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRIES
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,120.50
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Traveler: Dave Grimaldi (from the office of Edolphus Towns)
Destination: SAN DIEGO-SAN FRANCISCO-WASHINGTON (DULLES)
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF SEMINAR
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,168.50
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Traveler: Melvin Watt (from the office of Mel Watt)
Destination: CHARLOTTE, NC-SAN FRANCISCO, CA-WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE 2005 NATIONAL SHOW SPONSORED BY THE NCTA TO MEET WITH CABLE PROVIDERS, PROGRAMMERS AND SUPPLIERS TO LEARN FIRST HAND HOW THE INDUSTRY OPERATES AND THEIR PUBLIC POLICY CONCERNS.
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $8,350.05
source

Traveler: Hollyn Schuemann (from the office of George Radanovich)
Destination: SAN DIEGO-SAN FRANCISCO-DULLES
Purpose: NCTA'S ANNUAL CONVENTION
Date: Apr 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,586.90
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Traveler: Marsha Blackburn (from the office of Marsha Blackburn)
Destination: OAKLAND, CA-WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Apr 2, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $4,096.71
source

Traveler: Johanna Shelton (from the office of Joe Barton)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA-WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: ATTEND ANNUAL CONVENTION & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION
Date: Apr 2, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,405.88
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Traveler: Joyce Brayboy (from the office of Mel Watt)
Destination: HALF MOON BAY, CA - SAN FRANCISCO - WASHINGTON, DC
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE 2005 NATIONAL SHOW SPONSORED BY NCTA TO MEET WITH CABLE PROVIDERS, PROGRAMMERS AND SUPPLIERS LEARN FIRST HAND HOW THE INDUSTRY OPERATES AND THEIR PUBLIC POLICY CONCERNS.
Date: Apr 2, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,624.27
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Traveler: Paul Brathwaite (from the office of Mel Watt)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE NCTA TRADE SHOW AND PARTICIPATE IN VARIOUS TELECOMMUNICATIONS FORUMS.
Date: Apr 2, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $2,340.16
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Traveler: Rachel Welch (from the office of Daniel Inouye)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA
Purpose: THE 2005 NATIONAL SHOW, NCTA'S ANNUAL CONVENTION AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION
Date: Apr 3, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,422.17
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Traveler: James Assey (from the office of Daniel Inouye)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA
Purpose: THE 2005 NATIONAL SHOW, NCTA'S ANNUAL CONVENTION AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION
Date: Apr 3, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,422.17
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Traveler: F. James Sensenbrenner (from the office of F. James Sensenbrenner)
Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Purpose: SPEAK BEFORE NCTA, MEET W/ EXECUTIVES IN CABLE & TELECOM, MEET W/ WI MEMBERS OF NCTA ATTEND EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS VIEW EXHIBITS
Date: Apr 3, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $3,941.42
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