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Trips by*

David Garcia


Total cost of 4 trips: $10,048.00


Trips traveled under the office of Solomon Ortiz

Destination: TAIPEI, TAIWAN
Sponsor: Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Purpose: ATTENDING SEMINAR, FACT-FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL
Date: Aug 26, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $3,970.00
source

Destination: MOROCCO
Sponsor: United States-Morroco Council on Trade and Investment
Purpose: TO ACQUAINT SENIOR STAFF TO KEY MEMBERS OF CONGRESS WITH THE HISTORY OF MOROCCO/U.S. RELATIONS AND THE POLITICAL, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT IN CONTEMPORARY MOROCCO.
Date: Apr 15, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $3,585.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Turkish Cypriot History Association
Purpose: VISIT & LEARN ABOUT TURKISH-U.S. RELATIONS AS WELL AS NORTHERN CYPRUS SITUATION
Date: Aug 4, 2001 (8 days)
Expense: $1,965.00
source

Destination: D.C. TO PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 20, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $528.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named David Garcia.


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.

Recent Posts

  • 10.21.14

    Making it stick

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  • 10.14.14

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  • 10.07.14

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  • 10.01.14

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