- The Washington Times - Monday, August 1, 2005

PRESIDENT BUSH

To be announced.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

10 a.m. — Census Bureau releases a report on construction put into place for June. Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue Northwest. Contact: 202/482-2235.

2 p.m. — Treasury Department releases its weekly three- and six-month bill auction results. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest. Contact: 202/874-9890.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

8 a.m. — Veterans Affairs Department holds a meeting of the veterans’ advisory committee on environmental hazards to hear a presentation from the Public Health and Environmental Hazards Office and Compensation and Pension Service. Location: VA Central Office, Room C-7B, 810 Vermont Ave. NW. Contact: 202/273-7210.

8:30 a.m. — Health and Human Services Department holds a meeting of the secretary’s advisory committee on human research protections. Location: Radisson Hotel Old Town Alexandria, 901 N. Fairfax St., Alexandria. Contact: 240/453-6900.

GENERAL AGENDA

Disabilities workshop — all day — National Academies’ Institute of Medicine holds a workshop, “Disability in America: A New Look.” Events begin at 8:30 a.m. Location: National Academies’ Keck Center, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-2360.

Conservative student conference — all day — Young America’s Foundation holds its 27th annual national conservative student conference. Events begin at 9 a.m.

Highlight — 11 a.m. — Nigel Ashford, “What Kind of Conservative Are You?”

Location: Cafritz Conference Center, George Washington University, 800 21st St. NW. Contact: 800/872-1776.

Darfur vigil — all day — Catholic Workers holds a vigil and fast to call for an end to genocide in the Darfur region of Sudan. Events begin at 9 a.m. Location: Embassy of Sudan, 2210 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 508/753-3588.

• Compiled by FIND/AFP and The Washington Times

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