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Highlights — 9 a.m. — Democratic 2008 presidential candidate Gov. Bill Richardson of New Mexico delivers remarks.

Noon — Democratic 2008 presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois delivers remarks.

12:30 p.m. — Democratic 2008 presidential candidate and former Sen. John Edwards of North Carolina

7 p.m. — Senate Environment and Public Works Chairwoman Barbara Boxer, California Democrat; actor Jason Alexander; and author Roger Wilkins deliver remarks during the Gala Awards Dinner.

Location: Washington Hilton and Towers, 1919 Connecticut Ave. Contact: 202/955-5665.

Leadership conference — 8 a.m. — The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees holds its 2007 National Leadership Conference.

Highlights — 8 a.m. — Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Joseph R. Biden Jr., Delaware Democrat; Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, New York Democrat; Sen. Barack Obama, Illinois Democrat; Rep. Dennis J. Kucinich, Ohio Democrat; Gov. Bill Richardson, New Mexico Democrat; and former Sen. John Edwards, North Carolina Democrat, participate in a presidential candidate forum.

11 a.m. — Union members speak during an open-mike session of a town meeting to evaluate candidates’ presentation and positions.

2 p.m. — Employee Free Choice Act Rally, Upper Senate Park, Delaware and Constitution Avenue NE, U.S. Capitol

Location: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Washington, or as noted. Contact: 202/429-1145.

Diabetes caucus — 8:30 a.m. — The Congressional Diabetes Caucus holds a briefing on “the findings of a new study that assesses all federal diabetes spending and provides recommendations from the diabetes community to improve the leadership to combat the disease.” Reps. Michael N. Castle, Delaware Republican, and Diana L. DeGette, Colorado Democrat, participate. Location: 2168 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 202/572-2870.

Compiled by FIND/AFP and The Washington Times.