- The Washington Times - Friday, April 27, 2001

TODAYS HEADLINERS

Campaign politics conference — 9 a.m. — American Universitys Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies hosts a conference on "Sex, Lies and Money: Everyday Ethical Dilemmas in Campaign Politics." Location: Monarch Hotel, 2401 St. NW. Contact: 202/885-3491.

Bush presidency discussion — 10 a.m. — The Heritage Foundation presents "Bushs First Hundred Days: A Preliminary Assessment." Location: Lehrman Auditorium, 214 Massachusetts Ave. NE. Contact: 202/675-1752.

PRESIDENT BUSH
Time to be announced Attends the opening of the Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, Austin, Texas.

VICE PRESIDENT CHENEY
9 p.m. Appears on CNNs Larry King Live.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
8:30 a.m. Bureau of Economic Analysis releases the Gross Domestic Product for the first quarter of 2001 (advance estimate). Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/606-9900.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
8:30 a.m. Health Resources and Services Administration holds a meeting of the national advisory council on nurse education and practice. Location: Holiday Inn, 8777 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring. Contact: 301/443-1405.
8:30 a.m. National Science Foundation holds a meeting of the business and operations advisory committee. Location: Room 555, Stafford II Conference Center, National Science Foundation, 4121 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington. Contact: 703/292-8200.

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

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

HOUSE
Meets at 10 a.m. for pro forma session. No committee meeting are scheduled. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202-225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
American Latvian Association conference all day The American Latvian Association holds its 50th Anniversary Congress. Latvian President Vaira Vike-Freiberga participates. Location: Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington. Contact: Embassy of Latvia, 202/726-8213 or 301/340-8174.
Privacy study briefing 8:30 a.m. The National Center for Policy Analysis presents a briefing on its study, "Privacy in a Free Country: In Search of Reasonable Principles," including Internet, medical records and banking privacy issues. The participants include: Solveig Singleton, author; Don Ogilvie, American Bankers Association; and Robert Atkinson, Progressive Policy Institute. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/628-6671.
Bretton Woods Committee meeting 8:45 a.m. The Bretton Woods Committee holds its Annual Meeting 2001 to assess multilateral economic cooperation, health of international economic system, international financial institutions reform, weakness in leading economies and the new administration and Congress. The participants include. Rep. Jim Kolbe, Arizona Republican; Secretary of State Colin Powell; James Wolfensohn, president of the World Bank; Stanley Fischer, deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund; and Enrique Iglesias, president of the Inter-American Development Bank. Location: Loy Henderson Auditorium, State Department, 2201 C St. NW. Contact: 202/331-1616.
World Bank-International Monetary Fund meetings 9 a.m. The World Bank (WB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) hold the WB and IMF 2001 Spring meetings.
Highlights 9 a.m. James Wolfensohn, WB president, news conference.
10:30 a.m. Horst Kohler, IMF managing director.
Location: Room B-702, 700 19th St. NW. Contact: 202/623-7074.
National Arbor Day Foundation news conference 9 a.m. The National Arbor Day Foundation holds a news conference to unveil the "Peoples Choice for Americas National Tree" selected by votes cast January 1-April 26 on the foundation Web site, https://www.arborday.org. The participants include: Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman; Interior Secretary Gale A. Norton; Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Christie Whitman and John Rosenow, Arbor Day Foundation president. Location: Capitol grounds, Northwest Lawn, (intersection of First Street NW and Constitution Avenue). Contact: 816/512-2351.
"Name Files" briefing 9:30 a.m. The Nazi War Crimes and Japanese Imperial Government Records Interagency Working Group (IWG) presents a media briefing on 20 "Name Files" such as Adolf Hitler, Josef Mengele, Adolf Eichmann and other important Nazi officials, which were reviewed and declassified by the Central Intelligence Agency for release.
Highlights 9:30 a.m. Sen. Mike DeWine, Ohio Republican; Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, New York Democrat; Steven Garfinkel, IWG chairman; and others, conduct briefing, Rubinstein Auditorium, U. S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place SW.
Noon Full files made available, National Archives, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park. Contact: 703/532-147, 301/713-6000, or 202/488-0442.
Pre G-8 briefing 10 a.m. The Treasury Department holds a pre G-8 news briefing. Treasury Secretary Paul ONeill participates. Location: Diplomatic Reception Room 3311, Treasury Department, 1500 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202 622/2960.
Autism briefing 10 a.m. The Congressional Autism Caucus holds a news briefing for members and staff on the importance of early identification and intervention for children with autism. Location: 334 Cannnon House Office Building. Contact: 202/225-3765.
Climate change briefing 10 a.m. The Environmental and Energy Study Institute presents a congressional briefing on "Perspectives on Climate Change and the Kyoto Protocol: Viewpoints from the European Union and the United States." Location: 366 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/628-1400.
National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund ceremony 10 a.m. The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund holds a ceremony to honor officers killed in the line of duty since 1862, whose names are engraved on the National Law Enforcement Memorial Wall. Location: National Law Enforcement Memorial, E Street between Fourth and Fifth streets NW. Contact: 202/223-8700.
Character education discussion 12:30 p.m. The National Press Club hosts a Newsmaker luncheon featuring a discussion on "Character Education and the Value of Scholarships." The speaker is Angela Perez Baraquio, Miss America 2001. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7500.
U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce luncheon 12:30 p.m. The U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce, Mid-Atlantic Chapter hosts a luncheon and reception for Mexicos newest ambassador to the United States. Juan Jose Bremer Martino, Mexican ambassador, participates. Location: Mexican Cultural Institute, 2829 16th St. NW. Contact: 202/371-8680, Ext. 819.
Organization of American States news conference 1 p.m. The Organization of American States (OAS) holds a news conference to discuss progress on strengthening the Multilateral Evaluation Mechanism that measures national and hemispheric efforts against drugs. Location: OAS, 17th and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/458-3760.
Gorilla discussion 2 p.m. The National Press Club hosts an Afternoon Newsmaker news conference featuring a report on success in efforts to save Africas endangered mountain gorilla. The speaker is Annette Lanjouw, director of the International Gorilla Conservation Program. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7593.
Peru discussion 4 p.m. The International Republican Institute and the National Democratic Institute hold a discussion with Alejandro Toledo, Peruvian presidential candidate and leader of the Peru Posible Party. Location: 1212 New York Ave. NW. Contact: 202/408/9450.
McAuliffe speech 7 p.m. The D.C. Democratic Committee hosts an address by Terry McAuliffe, Democratic National Committee chairman. Location: Ballroom, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW. Contact: 202/863-8148


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