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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

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Back to The Data

Trips by*

Gregg Richard


Total cost of 13 trips: $16,255.17


Trips traveled under the office of Michael Crapo

Destination: LAS VEGAS
Sponsor: America's Community Bankers
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN AMERICA'S COMMUNITY BANKERS PANEL ON REGULATORY & LEGISLATIVE ISSUES
Date: Oct 17, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,422.69
source

Destination: FLORIDA KEYS
Sponsor: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Purpose: TO TOUR THE COOPERATIVE TERRITORY ALONG THE FLORIDA KEYS TO GAIN A GREATER UNDERSTANDING OF ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES, THE TERRITORY AND CUSTOMERS THEY SERVE, AND THE FINANCIAL AND COMMODITY MARKETS THEY PARTICIPATE IN
Date: Dec 11, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,600.00
source

Destination: FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA
Sponsor: American Bankers Association
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN THE AMERICAN BANKERS ASSOCIATION'S LEGISLATIVE LIAISON ADVISORY COMMITTEE (LLAC) CONGRESSIONAL FINANCIAL SERVICES/BANKING COMMITTEE STAFF PANEL
Date: Feb 6, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,844.00
source

Destination: AVENTURA, FLORIDA
Sponsor: Securities Industry Association
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,204.66
source

Destination: BOISE, IDAHO
Sponsor: Community Planning Association of Southwest Idaho
Purpose: SPEAK AT THE COMPASS BOARD MEETING ABOUT THE STATUS AND IMPACT OF THE TRANSPORTATION BILL, S. 1072
Date: Aug 16, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $186.52
source

Destination: MIAMI, FLORIDA
Sponsor: Bankers' Association of Finance & Trade
Purpose: SPEAK AT ANNUAL MEETING ON "MOBILIZING FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT"
Date: Apr 17, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $801.00
source


Trips traveled under the office of Pat Toomey

Destination: TRUMBULL, CONNECTICUT & NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK
Sponsor: NASDAQ
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO VISIT THE NASDAQ STOCK MARKET FACILITIES
Date: Jan 17, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $865.11
source

Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: Securities Industry Association
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO WALL STREET ON SECURITIES ISSUES
Date: May 30, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,001.00
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
Sponsor: THE BOEING CO., MICROSOFT CORP., & WASHINGTON MUTUAL
Purpose: FINANCIAL SERVICES BRIEFINGS
Date: Aug 24, 2001 (5 days)
Expense: $1,978.83
source

Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Sponsor: America's Community Bankers
Purpose: MEETINGS
Date: Nov 3, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,601.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS
Sponsor: Nuclear Energy Institute
Purpose: FACT-FINDING TRIP TO YUCCA MTN, NEVADA, THE PROPOSED SITE FOR THE NATION'S USED NUCLEAR FUEL REPOSITORY
Date: Feb 19, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,089.50
source

Destination: HARRISBURG, PA
Sponsor: PENNSYLVANIA ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY BANKERS
Purpose: PARTICIPATING ON A LEGISLATIVE PANEL AT THEIR CONFERENCE
Date: Mar 24, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $261.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS
Sponsor: Citigroup
Purpose: CONFERENCE & TOUR OF CITI CARDS PROCESSING SITE.
Date: Jan 23, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,399.86
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Gregg Richard.


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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.