- The Washington Times - Friday, August 10, 2001

Stem-cell research funding news conference — 10 a.m. — The Family Research Council holds a news conference on embryonic stem-cell research. Location: National Press Club, First Amendment Room, 14th and F Streets NW. Contact: 202/624-3017.
Judicial Watch news conference — 12:30 p.m. — Judicial Watch holds a news conference to announce the addition of David Schippers, former House impeachment chief investigative counsel, to its case against Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, New York Democrat. Location: National Press Club, Murrow Room, 14th and F Streets NW. Contact: 202/646-5172.

In Crawford, Texas

8:30 a.m. — Bureau of Labor Statistics — releases Producer Price Indexes for July 2001. Location: 200 Constitution Ave. NW. Contact: 202/606-5902.
9 a.m. — Energy Information Administration — releases the weekly coal report. Location: 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-8800.
3 p.m. — Foreign Agricultural Service — releases World Agricultural Production. Location: 12th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Contact: 202/720-7115.
5 p.m. — World Agricultural Outlook Board — releases World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates. Location: 12th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Contact: 202/720-5447.

10 a.m. — Education Benefits Board of Actuaries holds a meeting of the board to execute the provisions of Chapter 101, Title 10, United States Code, and to review Defense Department actuarial methods and assumptions to be used in the valuation of the G.I. Bill. Location: Pentagon, Room 1E801-Room 2 and 3. Contact: 703/696-7407.

In recess until Oct. 1. Contact: 202/479-3211.

In summer recess. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541

In summer district work period. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

Electronic business course — All day — The National Institute of Standards and Technology presents "Securing E-Business: A Technical Guide to Implementing PKI (public key infrastructure)." Location: NIST, Lecture Room C, Gaithersburg. Contact: 415/947-6369.
Indoor air quality tools for schools symposium — All day — The second Annual Indoor Air Quality Tools for Schools National Symposium.
Highlights — 9 a.m. — Jeffrey Holmstead, newly confirmed assistant administrator of the office of air and radiation, Environmental Protection Agency. Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1000 H St. NW. Contact: 703/247-6115.
Drug Abuse Prevention conference — 8:30 a.m. — The National Institute on Drug Abuse presents its Second National Conference on Drug Abuse Prevention, "Prevention Research: A Progress Update, 1996-2001."
Highlights — 8:30 a.m. — Assessing Substance Abuse in the Community for Prevention Planning.
1 p.m. — Building Multicomponent Community Programs. Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert St. NW. Contact: 301/496-1767.
Insect exhibition — 9 a.m. — Smithsonian Institution presents stops on a yearlong national tour by the Smithsonian O. Orkin Insect Safari, a 53-foot brightly colored truck with an insect exhibition. The exhibition continues tomorrow at Washington Highlands Library in Anacostia, and Sunday at Arundel Mills in Maryland. Location: Between Smithsonian Castle and Arts and Industries Building, 1000 Jefferson Drive SW. Contact: 202/357-2458, or 404/879-9169.
Adam's Mark protests — 11 a.m. — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People holds an informational picket in support of the NAACP's national boycott of the Adam's Mark hotel chain for reputed discriminatory practices against black guests during the 1999 Black College reunion weekend in Daytona, Fla. Location: Adam's Mark, 1730 Rhode Island Ave. NW. Contact: 410/486-9227.
Making Tax Credits Work briefing — 12:15 p.m. — The Alliance for Health Reform and the Commonwealth Fund present a luncheon briefing, "Making Tax Credits Work: How Much Do Individuals Pay for Private Health Insurance and What Do They Get for Their Money?" Location: 902 Hart Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/466-5626.
Background briefing — 1 p.m. — The Defense Department holds a background briefing on Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld's upcoming trip to Moscow. Location: Pentagon, Room 2E781. Contact: 703/697-9312.

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