- The Washington Times - Tuesday, January 4, 2000

PRESIDENT CLINTON

No public events scheduled

VICE PRESIDENT AL GORE

Travels to Portsmouth, N.H.
Highlights 1:15 p.m. Holds a discussion with the class of 2000 at Somersworth, N.H., High School.

SENATE

The Senate has adjourned for the first session of the 106th Congress and is next scheduled to meet at noon Jan. 24. 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 Jan. 24 for a pro forma session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA

Public rally 10 a.m. Tom Lierman, Maryland Democrat, announces his campaign for 8th Congressional District. Location: University of Maryland, Shady Grove Center, Atrium, Education Building 2, 9630 Gudelsky Drive, Rockville. Contact: 301/468-1414.

National Archives exhibition 10 a.m. National Archives presents the opening of the exhibition "Displaced Persons: Aftermath of Liberation," describing the situation of thousands of refugees living in Nazi slave-labor and concentration camps in the months following the German surrender during World War II. Location: National Archives, Rotunda, Constitution Avenue between 7th and 9th streets NW. Contact: 301/713-6000.

Bradley politics discussion 10 a.m. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research holds a panel discussion on former New Jersey Sen. Bill Bradley's presidential prospects, "How Would Bill Bradley Govern?" Location: AEI, 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th Floor. Contact: 202/862-5800.

Pesticide news conference 11 a.m. Congress holds a news conference on pesticide use in American schools. Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman, Connecticut Democrat, participates. Location: Capitol, Room SC-4. Contact: 202/224-4041.

Employment forum noon The Urban Institute holds a forum, "Are There Good Jobs for Low-Skilled Workers?" Location: 2100 M St. NW. Contact: 202/261-5709.

Ramadan fast-breaking 4:45 p.m. The American Muslim Council and American Muslims active in government or community affairs host a Ramadan itfar, coming together to complete the day's fast, pray and dine together. Location: Caucus Room 345, Cannon House Office Building, First Street and Independence Avenue SE. Contact: 789-2262.

Year-2000 forum 6:30 p.m. New Media Society presents "Was It Y2K or a What2K?" a forum for people to either celebrate surviving the millennium bug or share their horror stories. Location: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, lobby level, Conference Center, 4301 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Contact: 703/995-0689.

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