- The Washington Times - Tuesday, May 29, 2001

TODAY'S HEADLINERS
EPA arsenic hearing — 8:30 a.m. — Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of the arsenic cost working group of the National Drinking Water Advisory Committee, bringing nationally recognized technical experts together to review the cost of compliance estimates associated with the final arsenic in drinking water rule. Location: Suite 275, 1255 23rd St. NW. Contact: 202/260-1688.
Capitol Visitor Center symposium — 6:30 p.m. — The National Building Museum presents a symposium on design and plans for the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center. The participants include Alan Hantman, Architect of the Capitol; Harold Adams and Rodman Henderer, RTKL Associates; and Ralph Appelbaum, Ralph Appelbaum and Associates. Location: 401 F St. NW. Contact: 202/272-2448.

PRESIDENT BUSH
Time to be announced — Visits the Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, Oceanside, Calif.
Time to be announced — Delivers a speech on the economy to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, Los Angeles
Time to be announced — Travels to Fresno, Calif.

VICE PRESIDENT
Schedule not available.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
8:30 a.m. — Bureau of Economic Analysis releases a report on personal income and outlays for April. Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/606-9900.
2 p.m. — Energy Information Administration releases weekly natural gas market update. Location: 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-8800.
2:30 p.m. — Treasury Department auctions three- and six-month Treasury bills. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.
4 p.m. — Energy Information Administration releases report on weekly retail diesel fuel prices, followed at 4:30 p.m. with release of a report on weekly retail gasoline prices. Location: 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-8800.
5 p.m. — American Petroleum Institute releases weekly report on petroleum inventories. Location: 1220 L St. NW. Contact: 202/682-8000.

SUPREME COURT
Meets at 10 a.m. to release orders and hand down decisions. No oral arguments are scheduled. Contact: 202/479-3211.

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

HOUSE
Not in session. No committee meetings are scheduled. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
Global Health Council conference — 9:30 a.m. — Global Health Council presents its 28th annual conference, "Healthy Women: Healthy World Challenges for the Future."
Highlights — 9:30 a.m. — Advocating for Global Health training session, Hart Senate Office Building
Noon — Rep. Constance A. Morella, Maryland Republican, congressional luncheon.
4:30 p.m. — Career Connection Orientation and social hour.
Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert St. NW. Contact: 802/649-1340.
National Academy of Public Administration news conference — 3 p.m. — The National Academy of Public Administration holds a news conference to release a report on how the third-party registration system for environmental management systems (EMS) is unfolding in the United States under ISO 14001, the international standard for EMSs. The participants include Richard Andrews, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Janice Mazurek, Novation Policy Group; and Suellen Keiner, Center for the Economy and the Environment. Location: Suite 850, 1120 C St. NW. Contact: 202/347-3190.
Benefit — 6 p.m. — Food and Friends hosts the 11th annual Chefs Best Dinner and Auction presented by Choice Hotels International Inc. to raise funds for people living with HIV/AIDS and other life-challenging illnesses in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. Location: Washington Hilton Hotel and Towers, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/863-1836 or 202/236-9710.
Rally — 6 p.m. — The Telecom Hub hosts a Telecom TECC (Tech Entrepreneur Community Center) Rally to promote positive energy and support for the local telecom and high-tech community in response to negative news about the market downturn, bankruptcies and layoffs. Mark Warner, Columbia Capital partner and Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate, participates. Location: TECC, 3717 Columbia Pike, Arlington. Contact: 703/442-0500, Ext. 274.
Utility Communicators International conference — 6:30 p.m. — Utility Communicators International holds its annual conference.
Highlights —6:30 p.m. — Opening reception, Washington Post, 1150 15th St. NW.
Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1000 H St. NW. Contact: 314/291-1000.


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