- The Washington Times - Thursday, November 2, 2000


Travels to Los Angeles to attend a "Get Out the Vote" rally and receptions for Rep. Cal Dooley, California Democrat, and congressional candidates Jane Harmon, 36th District, and Gerrie Schipske, 38th District.


Travels to Scranton, Pa., and Chicago.


8:30 a.m. Labor Department, Bureau of Labor Statistics releases productivity and costs for third quarter, and unemployment insurance claims for the week. Location: 200 Constitution Ave. NW. Contact: 202/606-5902.


9 a.m. Commerce Department, Economics and Statistics Administration, Bureau of the Census holds a joint meeting of the Census Advisory Committees on the American Indian, Alaska native, black, Asian, ethnic Hawaiian and other Pacific Island populations and the Hispanic population, to run through tomorrow. Location: Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria. Contact: 301/457-2308.
8:45 a.m. Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of the Science Advisory Board. Location: Ramada Plaza Hotel Pentagon, 4641 Kenmore Ave., Alexandria. Contact: 301/812-2560.


Not in session.


Meets at 6 p.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202-225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202-225-1600.


Not in session. No committee meeting are scheduled. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.


Africa forum all day World Bank and International Monetary Fund Africa Club holds the Africa Forum 2000. Highlights: 9:30 a.m., technology forum; 12:30 p.m., African film festival; 2:30 p.m., Forum Network: matchmaking meeting. Location: World Bank, Preston Auditorium, 1818 H St. NW. Contact: 202/789-0004.
Labor market meeting all day Inter-American Development Bank hosts the second Social Equity Forum regarding the impact on the new economy on equity in the labor market. Location: 1300 New York Ave. NW. Contact: 202/623-2539.
Youth leadership discussion 8:45 a.m. Congress hosts a discussion with students from the Congressional Youth Leadership Council. Location: House floor, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/777-4192.
North Korea visit 10 a.m. National Press Club Morning Newsmaker Program hosts a news conference by the secretary of state on her recent trip to North Korea. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, ballroom. Contact: 202/662-7593.
FCC briefing 10 a.m. Federal Communications Commission Enforcement Bureau holds a news briefing to release a report on the bureau's first-year accomplishments. Location: FCC, Conference Room 1, eighth floor, 445 12th St. SW. Contact: 202/418-7450.
Elections symposium 10:30 a.m. Georgetown University Law Center presents "Impact 2000," a daylong symposium on the 2000 elections and their impact on minorities, the Middle East and U.S. politics. Location: Georgetown University Law Center, 600 New Jersey Ave. NW. Moot Court Auditorium. Contact: 202/662-9519.
Social Security news conference 11 a.m. The Social Security Administration holds a news conference to explain Social Security's latest service available to the public over the Internet. Location: National Press Club, Murrow Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 410/965-8904.
Cultural heritage ceremony noon U.S. Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad holds a document-signing ceremony to lay the groundwork for a comprehensive agreement to preserve cultural heritage. Location: Embassy of Bulgaria, 1621 22nd St. NW. Contact: 202/254-3824.
Transportation discussion noon Friends of the Earth holds a discussion on "Pay Me Not To Drive to Work: Transit Tax Credit When Will the District Get It?" Location: 1025 Vermont Ave. NW. Contact: 202/783-7400 ext. 251.
Egyptian ambassador's speech noon Federal City Club hosts a luncheon with the Egyptian ambassador to the United States. Location: Capital Hilton, 16th and K streets NW. Contact: 202/234-3426
Foreign policy forum noon Cato Institute presents a forum on "Eight Years of Clinton-Gore Foreign Policy: A Passing Grade?" Location: Cato Institute, F.A. Hayek Auditorium, 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/789-5229.
Foreign Service discussion noon National Economists Club holds a luncheon meeting on the topic "A Burning Issue: A Case for Abolishing the U.S. Forest Service." Location: Hudson Institute, 1015 18th St. NW, third floor. Contact: 703/739-9404.
Youth leadership forum 2 p.m. American University Washington College of Law hosts a National Youth Leadership Forum. Location: 4801 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Room 603. Contact: 202/-777-4099.
Wireless systems meeting 2 p.m. The National Telecommunications and Information Administration holds the first in a series of public meetings on deployment of third-generation wireless systems in the United States, featuring the "Plan to Select Spectrum" for 3G wireless systems released by Commerce Secretary Norman Mineta. Location: Commerce Department, 1401 Constitution Ave. NW, Room 4830. Contact: 202/482-7002.
International Law Society lecture 4 p.m. Georgetown University Law Center's International Law Society presents a discussion by the person leading U.S. support for war crimes tribunals and U.N. negotiations to establish a permanent International Criminal Court. Location: Georgetown University Law Center, 600 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 202/662-9519.
Risks conference 4 p.m. The Control Risks Group presents a media briefing on "Mapping Your Risks in 2001 and Beyond." Location: J.W. Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Russell Room. Contact: 703/893-0083.
War crimes conference 4 p.m. The International Law Society of Georgetown University Law Center hosts David J. Scheffer, ambassador-at-large for war crimes, State Department. Location: Georgetown University Law Center, Room 205, McDonough Hall, 600 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 202/662-9519.
German Historical Institute lecture 4 p.m. German Historical Institute presents its Fall 2000 Lecture Series, featuring "German and American Soldiers in World War II: The Boundaries of Combat." Location: German Historical Institute, 1607 New Hampshire Ave. NW. Contact: 202/387-3355.
AIR Awards ceremony 6 p.m. March of Dimes and Achievement in Radio (AIR) host an AIR Awards ceremony to honor retired radio sports talk show host Ken Beatrice for his community service, including the Ken Beatrice Scholarship Fund to benefit academically talented athletes, Ken Beatrice Golf Tournament to benefit Inova Fairfax Hospital Child Abuse Treatment Center, "Diabetes on Ice" and other civic programs. Location: State Theater, 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. Contact: 703/824-0111.
Abused women benefit 7 p.m. U.S. Knock Out Abuse Against Women holds its annual dinner and silent auction to benefit domestic-abuse victims at the House of Ruth in Washington, Bethany House in Northern Virginia and Crossway Community in Kensington. Location: Ritz Carlton, 16th and K streets NW. Contact: 202/298-9055.
Technology financing forum 8 p.m. Northern Virginia Technology Center's Finance Committee presents "Meet the Capital Players," a discussion on technology financing in the new economic climate. Location: Ernst and Young Solutions Center, 8381 Old Courthouse Road, Vienna. Contact: 703/-904-7878, ext. 230.

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