- The Washington Times - Monday, June 19, 2000

TODAY'S HEADLINERS

CYBER-CRIME SUMMIT 9 a.m. Information Technology Association of America and EDS Corp. host a cyber-crime summit to address opportunities and barriers for the information technology industry and law enforcement to prevent, detect and investigate cyber-crime. Attorney General Janet Reno participates. Location: EDS, 13600 EDS Drive, Herndon. Contact: 703/742-1307.

STANDARDIZED TESTS 1:30 p.m. The American Association of School Administrators holds a news conference on "Standardized Tests/High Stakes Testing" with the results of two national polls to be released, showing the public disagrees that a student's academic year can be summarized by a single standardized test. Location: Room 2261, Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 703/528-0700.

PRESIDENT CLINTON

]Travels to Texas
11:20 a.m. Makes remarks at a Southwest voter registration education project, Four Seasons Hotel, Houston
12:50 p.m. Makes remarks at a Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee lunch, Four Seasons Hotel, Houston
4:35 p.m. Makes remarks at a Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee reception, private residence, Austin
5:55 p.m. Makes remarks at a Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee dinner, private residence, Austin

VICE PRESIDENT AL GORE

6:15 p.m. Receives the Hubert H. Humphrey Humanitarian Award from the National Jewish Democratic Council, Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW.
8 p.m. Attends a Democratic National Committee dinner, Westin Fairfax Hotel, 2100 Massachusetts Ave. NW.

SENATE

In session at 1 p.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE

Meets at 12:30 p.m. and at 2 p.m. for legislative business. Votes postponed until 6 p.m. For the latest information on the House legislative program. Contacts: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

HOUSE COMMITTEES

5 p.m. House Rules Committee meets to formulate a rule on Noncommercial Broadcasting Freedom of Expression Act of 2000. Location: Capitol, Room H-313. Contact: 202/225-9191.

GENERAL AGENDA

Trucking conference all day American Trucking Associations Agricultural Transporters Conference holds its 2000 Legislative & Leadership Conference and Annual Meeting.
Highlights 5:15 p.m. Capitol Hill reception, ATA Capitol Hill townhouse, 434 First St. SE.
7 p.m. Rep. Donald L. Sherwood, Pennsylvania Republican, dinner speaker
Location: ATA, 2200 Mill Road, Alexandria. Contact: 703/838-7990.
Women voters convention all day League of Women Voters continues its biennial convention.
Highlights 11 a.m. Labor Secretary Alexis M. Herman, address
11:45 a.m. Sen. John D. Rockefeller IV, West Virginia Democrat
7:30 p.m. HHS Secretary Donna E. Shalala, 80th Anniversary Celebration and 2000 Awards Presentation
Location: Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/347-3020.
Social Security conference all day The Urban Institute sponsors a conference on "Social Security and the Family."
Highlights 9:30 a.m. Rep. Charles W. Stenholm, Texas Democrat, address
Location: Urban Institute, 2100 M St. NW. Contact: 202/261-5709.
Public relations seminar 8 a.m. PR Newswire and Hill & Knowlton hold a seminar on "Advanced Crisis Management." Location: Marriott Hotel Metro Center, 775 12th St. NW. Contact: 301/340-7788.
Bar breakfast 8 a.m. District of Columbia Bar Association holds a breakfast meeting of its contracts and litigation section on "E-Commerce in Federal Contracting: Legal and Practical Issues." Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, Level B-1, 1250 H St. NW. Contact: 202/626-3463.
Business briefing 8:30 a.m. U.S. Trade and Development Agency sponsors a business briefing to introduce U.S. information technology and e-commerce companies to business opportunities in Chilean information technology and electronic-commerce industries. Location: Virginia Center for Innovative Technology, 2214 Rock Hill Road, Suite 001, Herndon. Contact: 202/939-5595.
Media seminar 9 a.m. CCT-Networked Media Center Georgetown University holds a seminar on "Content and Writing for New Media." Location: 3520 Prospect St. NW. Contact: 202/687-3752.
Auto skills competition 9:15 a.m. Ford Motor Co. and AAA sponsor the Student Auto Skills competition for high school seniors from across the United States. Location: Ohio Drive and Independence Avenue south of the Lincoln Memorial. Contact: 202/289-2001.
Education lobby visit 9:15 a.m. Results Educational Fund holds a day of lobbying Congress, the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank to end poverty, hunger and disease on a global scale. Location: 325 Russell Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/783-7100.
Slavery news conference 11 a.m. Congress holds a news conference to announce legislation to put Congress on record as apologizing for its role in promoting and sustaining slavery.
Highlights noon Rally celebrating "Juneteenth" to follow a news conference, West Front, U.S. Capitol
Rep. Tony P. Hall, Ohio Democrat, and Rep. John Lewis, Georgia Democrat, participate. Location: Capitol, House Triangle. Contact: 202/225-1217.
Bar luncheon noon District of Columbia Bar Association holds a luncheon program of the administrative law and agency practice section, the criminal law and individual rights section, and the litigation section with the Asian Pacific American Bar Association on "Civil Rights." Rep. John Lewis, Georgia Democrat, participates. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/626-3463.
U.S.-Dominican Republic relations discussion 12:30 p.m. Center for Strategic and International Studies hosts a discussion of U.S.-Dominican Republic relations. President-elect Hipolito Mejia of the Dominican Republic participates. Location: CSIS, B-1 Conference Level, 1800 K St. NW. Contact: 202/775-3242.
Education news conference 1:30 p.m. American Association of School Administrators holds a news conference on "Standardized Tests/High Stakes Testing." Rep. Constance A. Morella, Maryland Republican; Rep. Robert C. Scott, Virginia Democrat; and Sen. Paul Wellstone, Minnesota Democrat, participate. Location: 2261 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 703/276-1604.
State Department news briefing 2:30 p.m. State Department holds a news briefing on the Community of Democracies Conference in Warsaw on June 25-27. Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright will lead the U.S. delegation. Location: State Department, Press Briefing Room 2118, 2201 C St. NW. Contact: 202/647-4000.
Transportation news conference 3 p.m. Transportation Department and the D.C. government hold a news conference to announce an agreement on "D.C. Streets: An Innovative Partnership for Better Roads." Transportation Secretary Rodney Slater; D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, Democrat, and D.C. Mayor Anthony A. Williams participate. Location: Wilson Building, Pennsylvania Avenue and 14th Street NW. Contact: 202/366-0660.
Grocers' conference 4 p.m. Food Marketing Institute, Food Distributors International and the National Grocers Association hold the 2000 Public Affairs Assembly to talk to lawmakers on ergonomics regulation, health care reform, food safety and estate tax repeal.
Highlights 4:50 p.m. Rep. Thomas M. Davis III, Virginia Republican, and Rep. Martin Frost, Texas Democrat, Briefing on 2000 Congressional Elections
Location: Renaissance Washington Hotel, 999 E St. NW. Contact: 202/452-8444.
Literature lecture 6:30 p.m. Library of Congress Hebraic section sponsors its first Myron M. Weinstein Memorial Lecture on "Readers and Printers of Sixteenth Century Hebrew Books in the Ottoman Empire." Location: Library of Congress, Thomas Jefferson Building, Room LJ 119. Contact: 202/707-5422.
Technology forum 7 p.m. Virginia Center for Innovative Technology holds a monthly Net Market Makers-III B2B Forum. Location: CIT Tower, 2214 Rock Hill Road, Herndon. Contact: 703/786-4647.

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