- The Washington Times - Monday, September 17, 2001

PRESIDENT BUSH
To be announced.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
8:30 a.m. — Census Bureau releases report on manufacturing and trade: inventories and sales for July 2001. Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/482-2235.

SENATE
Meets at 10 a.m. for pro forma session only. No committee meetings are scheduled. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE
Meets at noon for pro forma session. No committee meetings are scheduled. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
Steel imports hearing — 8:45 a.m. — International Trade Commission begins seven days of hearings on steel imports. Location: 500 E St. SW. Contact: 202/205-1819.
Economic rebuilding briefing — 10 a.m. — The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) holds a media briefing on economic rebuilding and growth in the wake of terrorist attacks within the United States. Location: Lisagor Room, National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/463-5682 (Chamber) or 202/637-5018 (AFL-CIO).
Terrorism news conference — 11 a.m. — Virginia Gov. James Gilmore III, chairman of the National Advisory Panel to Assess Domestic Response Capabilities for Terrorism, holds a news conference on terrorism. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 804/692-3110.
Constitution Day discussion — 1 p.m. — The Conservative Caucus hosts a Constitution Day discussion on the First Amendment "Free Exercise" of religion. The participants include Roy Moore, chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, who refused to ban the Ten Commandments from his courtroom, and Virginia Lt. Gov. John Hager. Location: 325 Russell Senate Office Building. Contact: 703/938-9626.
Scholarship tax credit forum — 4:30 p.m. — The Cato Institute presents a forum, "Arizona's Scholarship Tax Credit: A New Direction for School Choice?" Location: F.A. Hayek Auditorium, 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/789-5229.

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