- The Washington Times - Thursday, March 23, 2000

TODAY'S HEADLINERS

White House e-mail hearings 10 a.m. House Committee on Government Reform holds a hearing on "Missing White House E-Mails: Mismanagement of Subpoenaed Records." Location: 2154 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 202/225-5074.

Dolly Parton speech 12:30 p.m. Dolly Parton, entertainer, addresses a National Press Club Newsmaker luncheon. National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7500.

PRESIDENT CLINTON

Continues visit to India.

SENATE

Not immediately available. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

SENATE COMMITTEES

9:30 a.m. Finance Committee holds a hearing on issues raised by trade with China. Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-4515.

10 a.m. Judiciary Committee considers a subpoena request by Sen. Arlen Specter, Pennsylvania Republican, and marks up legislation to amend the Controlled Substances Act. Location: 226 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-5225.

10:30 a.m. Governmental Affairs Committee marks up legislation to strengthen the federal government's information security. Location: 342 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-4751.

HOUSE

Meets at 10 a.m. for legislative business. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

HOUSE COMMITTEES

9:30 a.m. Banking and Financial Services Committee holds a hearing on the report of the International Financial Institution Advisory Commission. Treasury Secretary Lawrence H. Summers testifies. Location: 2128 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 202/225-7502.

10 a.m. Appropriations' Treasury, Postal Service and general government subcommittee holds a hearing on fiscal 2001 appropriations for the Office of National Drug Control Policy. Location: 2358 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 202/225-2771.

2 p.m. Appropriations' Treasury, Postal Service and general government subcommittee holds a hearing on fiscal 2001 appropriations for the Executive Office of the President, to include questions on whether taxpayers are paying travel expenses for the first lady's Senate campaign. Location: 2358 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 202/225-2771.

GENERAL AGENDA

On-line security conference 8:30 a.m. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce holds a conference on "The Growing Threat to On-Line Security." Location: 1615 H St. NW. Contact: 202/463-5682.

Democratic Leadership Council news conference 9 a.m. The Democratic Leadership Council holds a news conference with a major domestic policy address. Location: Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 202/546-0007.

Consumer Federation of America news conference 10 a.m. The Consumer Federation of America holds a news conference to release its new report, which analyzes the effectiveness of state insurance departments in providing consumer information over the Internet. Location: Zenger Room, National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/737-0766.

Catholic campaign news conference 10 a.m. Pax Christi U.S.A. holds a news conference to announce "Bread Not Stones: A National Catholic Campaign to Redirect Military Spending." Location: Lisagor Room, National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 814/453-4955, Ext. 228.

Federal Trade Commission news conference 11:15 a.m. The Federal Trade Commission holds a news conference to announce an international partnership to combat Internet fraud. Location: Room 432, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/326-2180.

Coalition to Protect Americans Now news conference 1 p.m. The Coalition to Protect Americans Now holds a news conference to urge Texas Gov. George W. Bush to pledge to initiate a sea-based anti-missile system. Location: Senate Swamp. Contact: 703/739-5920.

Web site introduction 1 p.m. The Education Department introsuces Project COOL (College Opportunities On-Line), a World Wide Web site that provides student and parents with detailed information on higher education costs. Location: Barnard Auditorium, 400 Maryland Ave. SW. Contact: 202/224-0346.

Budget news conference 2 p.m. The House Republican leadership holds a news conference on the budget. Location: House Triangle. Contact: 202/225-5107.

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