- The Washington Times - Monday, January 8, 2007

PRESIDENT BUSH

Meets with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso in the Oval Office.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

3 p.m. National Agricultural Statistics Service releases the egg products and vegetables reports. Location: 1400 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 800/727-9540.

4:15 p.m. —Federal Reserve Board releases its weekly reports on the assets and liabilities of U.S.- and foreign-chartered banks and on foreign exchange rates. Location: 20th Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/452-3206.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

9 a.m. Joint Board for the Enrollment of Actuaries holds a meeting to discuss topics and questions that may be recommended for inclusion on Joint Board examinations in actuarial mathematics and methodology. Location: Willard InterContinental hotel, 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/622-8225.

1 p.m. Health and Human Services Department holds a meeting of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology’s American Health Information Community Confidentiality, Privacy and Security Workgroup to continue a discussion on identity-proofing recommendations and prioritizing issues for future work. Location: Mary E. Switzer Building, 330 C St. SW, Conference Room 4090. Contact: 866/505-3500.

SUPREME COURT

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

Docket No. 06-116 Moylan v. Camacho

Docket No. 05-1345 United Haulers Association Inc. v. Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Management. Authority

Contact: 202/479-3211.

SENATE

Meets at 11:30 a.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE

Meets at 2 p.m. in a pro forma session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA

Spellings remarks — 10 a.m. Education Secretary Margaret Spellings delivers an address to education leaders to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the signing of the No Child Left Behind Act. Mrs. Spellings will discuss the accomplishments under the NCLB and priorities for reauthorization. Location: U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H St. NW. Contact: 202/463-5682.

Museum, library awards — 10:30 a.m. First lady Laura Bush delivers remarks at the National Awards for Museum and Library Services. Location: White House, East Room. Contact: 202/456-6316.

Ukraine, NATO relationship — noon The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (WWC) holds a discussion, “Ukraine and NATO: Dynamics of the Relationship.” Volodymyr Dubovyk, associate professor of international relations at Odessa National University, participates. Location: WWC, 1 Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/691-4000.

Iraq discussion — 1 p.m. The Center for Strategic and International Studies holds a discussion, “The Way Forward in Iraq.” Reps. Ike Skelton, Missouri Democrat and chairman of the House Armed Services Committee; H. James Saxton, New Jersey Republican; Jim Marshall, Georgia Democrat; and William M. “Mac,” Thornberry, Texas Republican, participate. Location: CSIS, B-1 Conference Level, 1800 K St. NW. Contact: 202/775-3242.

Illegal entry — 1 p.m. The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research holds a discussion, “Illegal Migration from Mexico to the United States.” Gordon Hanson of the University of California, San Diego, L. Alan Winters of the World Bank and Steven J. Davis of AEI participate. Location: AEI, 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th floor. Contact: 202/862-4871.

Preparing for global economy — 2:30 p.m. The New America Foundation holds a discussion, “Preparing U.S. Students for the Global Economy: A New Plan for Common Math and Science Education Standards.” Sen. Christopher J. Dodd, Connecticut Democrat and chairman of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee; Rep. Vernon J. Ehlers, Michigan Republican; and former Gov. John Engler, Michigan Republican and president of the National Association of Manufacturers, participate. Location: New America Foundation, 1630 Connecticut Ave. NW, seventh floor. Contact: 202/986-4901.

Press briefing — 2:30 p.m. The Delegation of the European Commission to the United States holds a press briefing with commission President Jose Manuel Barroso. Location: EU-Washington, 2300 M St. NW. Contact: 202/862-9530.

• Compiled by FIND/AFP and The Washington Times

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