- The Washington Times - Wednesday, January 2, 2008

PRESIDENT BUSH

No public events.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

10 a.m. — Census Bureau releases report on construction put in place for November. Location: 1401 Constitution Ave. NW. Contact: 202/482-2235.

1 p.m. — Energy Information Administration releases weekly heating oil, propane residential and wholesale price data report. Location: 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-8800.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

1 p.m. — Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board holds a meeting by teleconference of the telecommunications and electronic and information technology advisory committee. Contact: 202/272-0016.

SUPREME COURT

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

SENATE

Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE

Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA

Crisis in Pakistan — 10 a.m. — The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research (AEI) holds a discussion on “The Crisis in Pakistan and American Policy.” Danielle Pletka, Thomas Donnelly and Frederick Kagan of AEI participate. Location: AEI, 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th floor. Contact: 202/862-4871.

Needle exchange programs — 10:30 a.m. — D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty holds a press conference to announce new plans for needle-exchange programs to combat HIV/AIDS in the District. The participants include Dr. Carlos Cano, interim director of the D.C. Health Department; Dr. Shannon Hader, senior deputy director of the HIV/AIDS Administration in the D.C. Health Department; and Ken Vail, executive director of Prevention Works. Location: Prevention Works, 1816 14th St. NW. Contact: 202/442-9194.

Minutes release — 2 p.m. — The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) issues the minutes from its Dec. 11 meeting. The FOMC is the policy-making arm of the Federal Reserve. Location: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 20th Street and Constitution Avenue Northwest. Contact: 202/452-3204.

Compiled by FIND/AFP and The Washington Times

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