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Martin Luther King Jr. is jostled in Memphis as the march he's leading on March 28, 1968 turns violent. Photo courtesy University of Memphis Libraries.

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Trips by*

Michelle Jackson


Total cost of 7 trips: $7,508.42


Trips traveled under the office of Phil Gramm

Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: NASDAQ
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL VISIT TO NASDAQ STOCK MARKET
Date: Sep 6, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,107.83
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Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: Instinet Corporation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL BRIEFING RE: INSTINET CORPORATION & ITS ROLE IN THE NATION'S SEC. MARKETS
Date: Nov 8, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $891.79
source

Destination: HOUSTON, TX
Sponsor: El Paso Corporation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR
Date: Jan 14, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $2,139.30
source

Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: New York Stock Exchange
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL VISIT TO THE NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE
Date: Aug 8, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $874.50
source

Destination: BOCA RATON, FLORIDA
Sponsor: SECURITIES TRADERS ASSOCIATION
Purpose: ATTEND AND SPEAK AT EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE
Date: Oct 10, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $980.00
source

Destination: PUERTO RICO
Sponsor: PUERTO RICO BANKERS ASSOCIATION
Purpose: SPEAK AT A CONFERENCE ON FINANCIAL TRANSPORENCY AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS AFTER SARBANES-OXLEY
Date: Oct 24, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $905.00
source

Destination: TAMPA, FLORIDA
Sponsor: ORGANIZATION RESOURCES COUNSELORS INC
Purpose: SPEAK TO A GROUP ON THE IMPACT OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002 ON CORPORATE EXECUTIVES
Date: Oct 31, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $610.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Michelle Jackson.


American RadioWorks |
Martin Luther King Jr. is jostled in Memphis as the march he's leading on March 28, 1968 turns violent. Photo courtesy University of Memphis Libraries.

King's Last March

Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968. Four decades later, King remains one of the most vivid symbols of hope for racial unity in America. But that's not the way he was viewed in the last year of his life.

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  • 01.22.15

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  • 01.14.15

    What’s in a number?

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  • 01.05.15

    Following the Money in Education Philanthropy

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  • 12.23.14

    Who’s missing from the achievement gap debate?

    The achievement gap refers to the disparities in academic success between lower-income students of color and their more affluent white counterparts. But according to Quyen Dinh, executive director of the national advocacy organization Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC), one group often left out of the conversation is Southeast Asian American students.