- The Washington Times - Monday, June 26, 2000


Nazi war-records release 10:30 a.m. The Nazi War Criminal Records Interagency Working Group makes available 400,000 pages of declassified U.S. Office of Secret Services records in accordance with the Nazi War Crimes Disclosure Act. Location: National Archives, 8601 Adelphi Road, Lecture rooms A and B, College Park. Contact: 703/532-1477.

Gas-prices news conference 1 p.m. Congress holds a news conference on gasoline prices. Rep. J.C. Watts Jr., Oklahoma Republican, participates. Location: Capitol, House Triangle. Contact: 202/225-5017.


Meets with Armenian President Robert Kocharian to review the progress of the U.S.-Armenia Joint Task Force and hosts a dinner in his honor at the State Department.


In session at 1 p.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.


1:30 p.m. Senate Special Committee on Aging holds a hearing on "Kidney Dialysis Patients: A Population at Undue Risk?" Location: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-3932.


Meets at 12:30 p.m. for morning hour, and at 2 p.m. for legislative business. Votes postponed until 6 p.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.


Future warfare conference all day Potomac Institute for Policy Studies holds a conference on "Out of the Box and Into the Future: A dialogue Between Warfighters and Scientists on Far-future Warfare 2025."
Highlights 8 a.m. Rep. Curt Weldon, Pennsylvania Republican
9:50 a.m. Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman, Connecticut Democrat
Location: Ronald Reagan Building, International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW. Contact: 703/525-0770.
Food and drug conference all day Food and Drug Law Institute, with the Council for Responsible Nutrition sponsor a conference on "Regulation of Dietary Supplements Where Are We Today? Where Are We Going?" Location: Renaissance Washington Hotel, 999 Ninth St. NW. Contact: 202/371-1420.
Space conference all day Space Transportation Association, space travel and tourism division holds a conference to update the business state of space travel and tourism, "Going Public 2000." Location: 345 Cannon House Office Building. Contact: 703/671-4116.
Latin American citizens conference all day League of United Latin American Citizens holds its 71st annual national convention and exposition, "Building Unity for the New Millennium." Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert St. NW. Contact: 202/833-6130.
Court advocates conference all day National Court Appointed Special Advocate Association continues its 19th Annual NCASAA Conference. Location: Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington. Contact: 800/628-3233.
Disabilities conference all day President's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities continues its National Leadership Conference for Youth with Disabilities. Location: Hyatt Regency, 7400 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Bethesda. Contact: 202/376-6200.
Torture survivors vigil 7 a.m. Torture, Abolition and Survivors Support Coalition begins a 24-hour vigil for the third annual U.N. International Day in Support of Torture Victims and Survivors. Location: Lafayette Park across from the White House. Contact: 202/529-6599.
Children and media conference 8:30 a.m. The Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania holds its fifth annual conference on children and the media: "Are the Three-Hour Rule and V-Chip Ratings Working? What Does the Family Home Media Environment Look Like?" Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, Ballroom. Contact: 202/879-6700.
Electronic Business seminar 9 a.m. George Washington University School of Business and Public Management sponsors a seminar on "e-Business for Fast-Growth Companies." Location: George Washington University, Virginia Campus, 20101 Academic Way, Ashburn, Va. Contact: 202/994-5295.
Trade disputes forum 9 a.m. The Australian Embassy, Georgetown University Law Center, the Institute for International Economic Law and the Georgetown Center for Australian and New Zealand Studies sponsor a forum on "Trade Disputes: The Challenges Ahead." Australian Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Thawley participates. Location: Georgetown University Law Center, 600 New Jersey Ave. NW, Moot Court, Level 1. Contact: 202/797-3237.
Mexican elections discussion 9 a.m. Center for Strategic and International Studies holds a discussion on "Countdown 2000: The Mexican Presidential Election." Location: CSIS, B-1 Conference Level, 1800 K St. NW. Contact: 202/775-3186.
Internet seminar 9:30 a.m. Capcon Internet Training Facility sponsors a seminar on "Cascading Style Sheets". Location: 1990 M St., Suite 200. Contact: 202/331-5771.
Realtors news conference 10 a.m. National Association of Realtors holds a briefing to release its existing-home sales report for May. Location: NAR, 700 11th St. NW, third floor board room. Contact: 202/383-1177.
Conservation news briefing 10 a.m. National Wildlife Federation holds a news briefing about the need for a true conservation partnership between the federal government and American Indians. Location: NWF, Office of Federal and International Affairs, Suite 501, 1400 16th St. NW. Contact: 202/797-6855.
Health news briefing 10:30 a.m. American Association of Health Plans holds a news briefing on a study examining the economic effects of the "The Quality Health Care Coalition Act of 2000. Location: 1116 Longworth House Office Building. Contact: 202/778-8494.
Bar luncheon noon District of Columbia Bar Association's International Law Section Antitrust Committee, AEI-Brookings Joint Center for Regulatory Studies, American Bar Association's Section of Antitrust Law sponsor a program on "Competition Policy Implications of Globalization." Location: Marriott at Metro Center, 775 12th St. NW. Contact: 202/626-3463.
Congressional media availability 1 p.m. Congress hosts a media availability prior to a 1:30 p.m. hearing on "Kidney Dialysis Patients: A Population at Undue Risk?" to release a General Accounting Office report with Sen. Charles E. Grassley, Iowa Republican, chairman of Senate Special Committee on Aging. Location: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-3932.
Aviation conference 1 p.m. Federal Aviation Administration hosts a runway safety national summit. Rep. Frank R. Wolf, Virginia Republican, participates. Location: Washington Hilton and Towers, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/267-3883.
Border safety news conference 1 p.m. Immigration and Naturalization Service holds a news conference to announce additional life-saving border safety measures on the second anniversary of the INS Border Safety Initiative. Location: INS Headquarters, 425 I St. NW, Sixth floor conference room. Contact: 202/514-2648.
NASA news briefing 1:30 p.m. NASA Aeronautics Support Team sponsors a news briefing on a new Luntz/Laszlo poll on key aeronautics issues. Location: 2216 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 703/276-1604.
Historic preservation briefing 2 p.m. National Trust for Historic Preservation holds a media briefing for an announcement and tour of the cottage where President Lincoln drafted the "Emancipation Proclamation." Location: U.S. Soldiers' and Airmen's Home, 3700 North Capitol St. NW. Contact: 202/588-6324.
Latino culture seminar 2 p.m. Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives launches its annual two-week seminar on "Interpreting Latino Cultures: Research and Museums," with a "coroLenguas" presentation. Tato Laviera, Hispanic poet, participates. Location: S. Dillon Ripley Lecture Hall, 1100 Jefferson Dr. SW. Contact: 202/357-2627.
Book forum 4 p.m. Hudson Institute hosts a book forum to showcase the forthcoming book, "My Love Affair with America." Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Jeane J. Kirkpatrick gives keynote address and author Norman Podhoretz participates. Location: Hudson Institute, 1015 18th St. NW, Suite 300. Contact: 202/974-2420.
Swearing-in ceremony 5 p.m. Cato Institute hosts a reception and swearing-in ceremony to celebrate the confirmation of Bradley A. Smith to the Federal Election Commission. Sen. Mitch McConnell, Kentucky Republican, and Judge James L. Buckley participate. Location: Cato Institute, F.A. Hayek Auditorium, 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/789-5229.
Web design seminar 6 p.m. Networked Media Center holds a seminar on "Web Aesthetics," demonstrating how to avoid pitfalls that lead to poorly designed Web pages. Location: Car Barn, 3520 Prospect St. NW. Contact: 202/687-3752.
Legal education program 6 p.m. District of Columbia Bar Association hosts an evening continuing legal education program on "Ethics of Retainer Agreements and Billing Practices." Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1250 H St. NW, Level B-1. Contact: 202/626-3463.
Bar meeting 6 p.m. District of Columbia Bar Association holds its annual meeting and garden party sponsored by the Washington Foreign Law Society. Location: Harry LeRoy Jones residence, 1310 34th St. NW. Contact: 202/483-3026.
White House remodeling lecture 6:30 p.m. National Building Museum holds a lecture on "Revamping the White House for the Twenty-First Century." Location: National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. Contact: 202/272-2448.
Film 7:30 p.m. District of Columbia Jewish Community Center (DCJCC) and Israeli Embassy present the documentary film "Borders," regarding life along Israel's borders with Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Egypt. Location: DCJCC, 16th and Q streets NW. Contact: 800/494-8497.

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