Rep. Steve King (R-IA) has been critical of government funds being used for President Obama’s family vacation travel plans during spring break. Rep. King knows about government paid travel, but his has been for official business. Since 2003 he has traveled at government expense to Argentina, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, and Vietnam. Each member’s government paid travel is itemized on their Political MoneyLine profile under the ‘Travel’ tab. Steve King profile.