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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*

Jason Reese


Total cost of 4 trips: $13,476.00


Trips traveled under the office of Spencer Bachus

Destination: NEW DELHI, CALCUTTA, CHENNAI
Sponsor: Confederation of Indian Industry
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF DELEGATION INFORMATIONAL VISIT TO FOSTER CLOSER TIES TO INDIAN GOVERNMENTAL AND INDUSTRIAL SECTORS AND INCREASE OUR UNDERSTANDING OF INDIAN SITUATION
Date: Feb 18, 2005 (9 days)
Expense: $4,266.00
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Trips traveled under the office of Scott Mcinnis

Destination:
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman Corporation
Purpose: MESA VERDE CHRISTENING/KEEL LAYING
Date: Feb 25, 2003
Expense: $1,210.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC (DULLES) TO TAIPEI (CHIANG KAI SHEK MEMORIAL AIRPORT) TAIWAN
Sponsor: Taipei Economic & Cultural Representative Office (TECRO)
Purpose: FACT FINDING EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO TAIWAN
Date: Apr 3, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $4,200.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC (DULLES) TO TAIWAN (CKS INTERNATIONAL) AND RETURN TO DULLES
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT-FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Jun 27, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $3,800.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Jason Reese.


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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  • 01.14.15

    What’s in a number?

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    Following the Money in Education Philanthropy

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    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.