- The Washington Times - Monday, May 1, 2000


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No public appearances scheduled.


In session at 10 a.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.


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


Breast cancer conference 8:15 a.m. National Breast Cancer Coalition holds its Eighth Annual Advocacy Training Conference, "Breast Cancer Advocacy: The True Breakthrough Asking the Hard Questions, Demanding the Real Answers, Making It Happen." Location: JW Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/296-7477.

Hispanic Caucus meeting 9 a.m. Congressional Hispanic Caucus hosts a visit by the Inland Empire Mariachi Youth Education Foundation. Participants include Rep. Joe Baca, California Democrat; Sen. Dianne Feinstein, California Democrat; and Sen. Barbara Boxer, California Democrat. Location: 2105 Rayburn House Office Building, Capitol Hill. Contact: 202/225-6161.

Grand opening ceremony 10 a.m. Defense Department opens the first federal multi-alternative fuels service station in the United States, dispensing ethanol and compressed natural gas. Location: Navy Exchange Citgo/Quick Mart, 801 South Joyce St., Arlington. Contact: 703/695-5297.

Religious freedom news conference 10 a.m. United States Commission on International Religious Freedom holds a news conference to issue its first annual report and discuss highlights and implications of the report for foreign policy. Location: National Press Club, Lisagor Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/523-3240.

Terrorism news conference 11:45 a.m. State Department holds a news conference to release the annual report "Patterns of Global Terrorism: 1999." Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright and Ambassador Michael Sheehan, coordinator for counterterrorism, participate. Location: State Department, Press Briefing Room, 2201 C St. NW. Contact: 202/647-2492.

Awards ceremony 11 a.m. D.C. Courts hold a ceremony to honor the winners of the Law Day High School Essay Competition. Location: H. Carl Moultrie Courthouse, Room 3300, 500 Indiana Ave. NW. Contact: 202/879-1219.

Treasury discussion 1 p.m. Council of the Americas hosts remarks by Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Stuart Eizenstat. Location: State Department, Benjamin Franklin Room, Seventh Floor, 2201 C St. NW. Contact: 202/622-2960.

National Academies meeting 3 p.m. National Academies holds its annual meeting. Location: National Academies, 2101 C St. NW. Contact: 202/334-3168.

State Department media availability 3:45 p.m. State Department holds a media availability with Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright and Hungarian Foreign Minister Janos Martonyi following their bilateral meeting. Location: State Department, 2201 C St. NW. Contact: 202/647-2492.

Catholic education discussion 5 p.m. Georgetown University holds a discussion on "Catholic Education: Its Current Status and Possible Futures." Location: Georgetown University, Murray Conference Room, Lauinger Library, 37th and O streets NW. Contact: 202/687-6091.

Heritage month celebration 5 p.m. American History Museum holds a celebration of "Asian Pacific American Heritage Month."

Highlights 6:30 p.m. Screening of the film "Yankee Doodle Dandy."

Location: American History Museum, Carmichael Auditorium, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/786-2403.

Insurance agents conference 5 p.m. Independent Insurance Agents of America (IIAA) begins its 2000 IIAA National Legislative Conference. Location: Grand Hyatt Washington Hotel, 1000 H St. NW. Contact: 202/863-7000.

Architecture lecture 6:30 p.m. National Building Museum holds a lecture on "Architect William L. Price: Arts and Crafts, Modern and More." Location: National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. Contact: 202/272-2448.

Holocaust discussion 6:30 p.m. Georgetown University holds a discussion on "Survivor-Liberator: Personal Stories." Holocaust survivor Martin Weiss and Gen. Al Ungerlieder, liberator of concentration camps, participate. Location: Georgetown University, Copley Formal Lounge, 37th and O streets NW. Contact: 202/687-4383.

French art exhibition 6:30 p.m. La Maison Francaise at the French Embassy presents the opening of the exhibition "Ivan Messac: Drawings and Sculpture." Location: French Embassy, 4101 Reservoir Road NW. Contact: 202/944-6090.

Play performance 7 p.m. National Capital Area chapter of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease) presents A.R. Gurney's hit play "Love Letters." Participants include Sen. Bob Kerrey, Nebraska Democrat; Rep. Constance A. Morella, Maryland Republican; and "Guiding Light" actress Kim Zimmer. Location: Shakespeare Theater, 516 8th St. NW. Contact: 703/897-4414.

Youth program 7 p.m. RespecTeen National Youth Forum holds a mock radio call-in show on animal testing to prepare for meetings with congressional leaders and media interviews. Location: JW Marriott Metro Center, 775 12th St. NW. Contact: 202/824-6130.

Anniversary dinner 7:15 p.m. Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies holds its annual dinner to commemorate its 30th anniversary. Participants include New York State Comptroller H. Carl McCall; Gwen Ifill, host of "Washington Week In Review"; Ford Motor Company President and CEO Jacques Nasser; Washington Gas Chairman and CEO James DeGraffenreidt; and Joint Center Political Economic Studies President Eddie Williams. Location: Washington Hilton Hotel, International Ballroom, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/789-6366.

Interview 8 p.m. Greater Washington Society of Association Executives holds an interview of the composer Andrew Lloyd Webber by television interviewer David Frost. Location: Kennedy Center, Concert Hall, New Hampshire Avenue and Rock Creek Parkway NW. Contact: 202/828-4654.

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