- The Washington Times - Monday, November 1, 2004

TODAY’S HEADLINERS

Military recruitment — 8:30 a.m. — National Academies’ Center for Studies of Behavior and Development holds a meeting, “Youth Population and Military Recruitment: Physical and Medical Standards.” Location: National Academies’ Keck Center, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-1759.

Urban America — noon — The Urban Institute holds a discussion, “What Will the Election Mean for Urban America?” Kevin Anderson, Washington correspondent for BBC News Online; Alan Greenblatt of Governing magazine; Mark Plotkin of “The Politics Program with Mark Plotkin” on WTOP Radio; and Margery Austin Turner of the Urban Institute participate. Location: Urban Institute, 2100 M St. NW. Contact: 202/261-5709.

PRESIDENT BUSH

Votes in Crawford, Texas. Returns to Washington to await results of the election. Attends the Republican National Committee election night watch party, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW.

VICE PRESIDENT

Attends an Republican National Committee Victory 2004 meet and greet, Waukesha County Republican Party Office, Waukesha, Wis.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

2:30 p.m. — Treasury Department releases the results of weekly three- and six-months bill auctions. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

noon — Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting by teleconference of the Board of Scientific Counselors’ endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDC) subcommittee to set the objective of program reviews and receive background on the U.S. EPA’s EDC research program. See contact for dial-in information. Location: None given. Contact: 202/564-1573.

1 p.m. — Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research holds a meeting of the Science Advisory Board (SAB). Topics include: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association’s (NOAA) response to the SAB recommendations in the Research Review Team Report “Review of the Organization and Management of Research in NOAA”; draft strategic plan for the U.S. Integrated Earth Observing System. Location: National Geographic Society headquarters, 1145 17th St. NW. Contact: 301/713-9121.

2 p.m. — National Park Service holds a meeting by teleconference of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Review Committee to discuss proposed regulations. See contact for dial-in information. Location: None given. Contact: 202/354-2206.

SUPREME COURT

Oral arguments begin at 10 a.m., one hour per case.

Docket Number 03-931 Florida v. Nixon

Docket Number 03-636 Johnson v. California

Contact: 202/479-3211.

SENATE

Not in session. The Senate will reconvene Nov. 16 at noon. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE

Not in session. The House will reconvene Nov. 16 at 2 p.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA

Wireless Airport Association Conference — all day — American Association of Airport Executives holds its fourth annual Wireless Airport Association Conference and Exhibition. Events begin at 8 a.m.

Highlights — 9:30 a.m. — “Wi-Fi for On-Airport Operations”

Location: Loews L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, 480 L’Enfant Plaza E. SW. Contact: 703/824-0500.

AICPA conference — all day — American Institute of Certified Public Accountants holds its national conference on taxes. Events begin at 7 a.m.

Highlights — 12:25 p.m. — David Gergen, U.S. News & World Report

Location: J.W. Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/434-9220; 202/737-6600.

Election Day breakfast briefing — 7:30 a.m. — International Foundation for Election Systems-Democracy at Large holds a Election Day breakfast briefing for foreign ambassadors. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/350-6732 or 202/412-8639.

Human voice production — 12:30 p.m. — National Institutes of Health holds a discussion, “Speaking on Election Day — The Sensori-Motor Integration for Voice Production in Humans.” Location: NIH, Building 10, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda. Contact: 301/435-4449.

Election party — 3 p.m. — National Young Leaders Conference holds an Election Day Tracking Party.

Location: National 4-H Council, 7100 Connecticut Ave. Chevy Chase. Contact: 202/777-4052.

Election press briefing — 3 p.m. — Washington Foreign Press Center holds a series of press briefings, “Election Central: The Place To Be on Election Night.” Foreign media only, please; events begin at 3 p.m. and continue through 11:30 p.m.

Highlights — 3 p.m. — John Fortier, America Enterprise Institute, and Alexis Simendinger, National Journal, “Bush and Kerry: Presidential Styles”

6:30p.m. — Jerry Hagstrom, National Journal, “The Big Three: Ohio, Pennsylvania and Florida”

Location: WFPC, Suite 800, National Press Building, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/504-6321.

Election watch — 6:30 p.m. — Woman’s National Democratic Club holds an election night watch party. Location: WNDC, 1526 New Hampshire Ave. NW. Contact: 202/232-7363.

Watch party — 7:30 p.m. — Institute for Policy Studies holds an election watch party. Location: IPS, 733 15th St. NW. Suite 1020. Contact: 202/234-9382, ext. 229.

Election night party — 8 p.m. — AFL-CIO hosts an election night watch party. Location: AFL-CIO, Gompers Room, 815 16th St. NW. Contact: 202/637-5018.

Election night watch — 8 p.m. — Republican National Committee hosts an election night watch party. Location: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: Open press; credentialed journalists only, please; 202/293-1410.

Postelection press conference — 9 p.m. — Nader-Camejo Campaign holds a postelection press conference. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/271-2180.

Compiled by FIND/AFP and The Washington Times.

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