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Back to The Data

Trips sponsored by

National Foundation for Women Legislators Inc


Total cost of 4 trips: $5,172.03


Traveler: Joseph Biden (from the office of Joseph Biden)
Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Purpose: SPEECH TO ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE NATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR WOMEN LEGISLATORS
Date: Aug 28, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $2,927.50
source

Traveler: Wm. Lacy Clay (from the office of William Clay)
Destination: LAS VEGAS
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Aug 29, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $488.59
source

Traveler: Marsha Blackburn (from the office of Marsha Blackburn)
Destination: LAS VEGAS
Purpose: WAS A GUEST SPEAKER AT THE NFWL ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: Aug 29, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $642.42
source

Traveler: Bob Goodlatte (from the office of Bob Goodlatte)
Destination: SARASOTA, FL
Purpose: TO SPEAK AT THE NFWL CONFERENCE
Date: Nov 20, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,113.52
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American RadioWorks |
Photo: Daniel Buchanan

How to help students hope

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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    Education correspondent Emily Hanford continues her conversation with Dana Goldstein, author of The Teacher Wars.
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