- The Washington Times - Thursday, December 30, 1999

PRESIDENT CLINTON

No public events are scheduled.

VICE PRESIDENT GORE

No public events are scheduled.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

8:30 a.m. Bureau of Labor Statistics releases a report on unemployment insurance claims for the week. Location: 200 Constitution Ave. NW. Contact: 202/606-5902.

1 p.m. Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation releases a weekly survey on fixed-rate mortgages. Location: 8200 Jones Branch Drive, McLean. Contact: 703/903-2000.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

No events are listed.

SUPREME COURT

No oral arguments are scheduled. Contact: 202/479-3211.

SENATE

The Senate has adjourned for the first session of the 106th Congress and is next scheduled to meet at noon on Jan. 24. No committee meetings are scheduled on Capitol Hill. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE

The House has adjourned for the first session of the 106th Congress and is next scheduled to meet at noon on Jan. 24 for a pro forma session. No committee meetings are scheduled. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA

Peacemaker conference 9 a.m. Christian Peacemaker Teams and New Call to Peacemaking continue the fifth annual Peacemaker Conference.

Highlight 7 a.m. Nonviolent vigil on Third World Debt continues at the International Monetary Fund, 700 19th St. NW.

Location: Luther Place Memorial Church, 1226 Vermont Ave. NW. Contact: 312/455-1199 or 312/399-6990.

Senate Democratic Policy Committee hearing 10 a.m. The Senate Democratic Policy Committee holds a field hearing to gather information for use in enacting a Patients' Bill of Rights. Sens. Charles S. Robb, Virginia Democrat, Byron L. Dorgan, North Dakota Democrat, and Jeff Bingaman, New Mexico Democrat, participate. Location: Room A-C, Inova Fairfax Hospital's Physician Conference Center, 3300 Gallows Road, Falls Church. Contact: 202/224-1191 or 202/224-4024.

Transportation Department briefing 11 a.m. The Transportation Department holds a news briefing on the year-2000 status of the transportation system. The participants include Transportation Secretary Rodney Slater; Deputy Transportation Secretary Mortimer L. Downey; Jane F. Garvey, administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration; John Koskinen, chairman of the President's Council on Year 2000 Conversion; and Rear Adm. George Naccara, U.S. Coast Guard. Location: Joint Public Information Center, 1800 G St. NW. Contact: 202/366-5580.

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