- The Washington Times - Tuesday, June 19, 2007

TODAY’S HEADLINERS

Amnesty’s impact — 10 a.m. — You Don’t Speak for Me and Choose Black America hold a press conference to discuss “the negative impact of illegal alien amnesty on American blacks and Hispanics.” Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets Northwest, Murrow Room. Contact:202/328-7004.

U.S.-Korea free trade — noon — The U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement Business Coalition holds a luncheon discussion on the trade agreement and to preview coalition member testimony to be given the following day to the International Trade Commission. Location: Citigroup Washington Office, 1101 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 1000. Contact: 202/336-7692.

PRESIDENT BUSH

Meets with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert in the Oval Office of the White House. Attends, with first lady Laura Bush, the Congressional Picnic on the South Lawn of the White House.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

8:30 a.m. — Census Bureau releases the new residential construction for May. Location: 1401 Constitution Ave. NW. Contact: 202/482-2235.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

9 a.m. — Federal Aviation Administration holds a meeting of the RTCA Special Committee 203/Minimum Performance Standards for Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Unmanned Aircraft. Location: RTCA Inc., 1828 L St. NW, Suite 805. Contact: 202/833-9339.

SUPREME COURT

No oral arguments scheduled. Contact: 202/479-3211.

SENATE

In session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

SENATE COMMITTEES

9:30 a.m. — Armed Services Committee holds a hearing on the nomination of Preston Geren to be secretary of the Army. Location: 216 Hart Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-3871.

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