- The Washington Times - Monday, April 8, 2002

TODAY'S HEADLINERS
Nationalism lecture 5:30 p.m. The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research presents its 13th Annual Bradley Lecture Series, featuring John O'Sullivan, United Press International, speaking on "Positive, Transferred and Negative Nationalism." Location: Wohlstetter Conference Center, 1150 17th St. NW. Contact: 202/862-5800.
Political discussion 7 p.m. The Georgetown University Lecture Fund presents a discussion titled "Deja Vu: High Presidential Approval Ratings, a Struggling Economy, and Upcoming Elections." The participants include Eileen O'Connor, former CNN Moscow bureau chief and national correspondent; Jay Carney, Time magazine; Joe Lockhart, former White House press secretary; John King, CNN; and Tony Blankley, ex-press secretary to former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, Georgia Republican. Location: Gaston Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O streets NW. Contact: 202/687-4328.

PRESIDENT BUSH
Travels to Knoxville, Tenn.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
2 p.m. Treasury Department releases weekly three- and six-month bill auction results. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
1 p.m. Federal Aviation Administration holds a meeting of the aviation rule-making advisory committee to discuss airport certification issues. Location: Room 600 East, 800 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/267-7653.
2 p.m. International Trade Commission meets. Location: Room 101, 500 E St. SW. Contact: 202/205-2000.

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

SENATE
Meets at 3 p.m. 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
American Hospital Association meeting all day The American Hospital Association holds its 2002 annual meeting.
Highlights 7 a.m. Frank Sesno, CNN, Metropolitan Hospitals breakfast meeting.
8:30 a.m. Rudolph W. Giuliani, former mayor of New York City; Federal Relations Forum; and Tom Ridge, director of the Office of Homeland Security.
12:45 p.m. Former Sen. Alan Simpson, Wyoming Republican, American Hospital Association Recognition Luncheon.
Location: Washington Hilton and Towers, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/638-1100.
Health care journalists conference 8:30 a.m. The Association of Health Care Journalists holds its third national conference.
Highlights 8:30 a.m. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, plenary speaker.
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, One Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda. Contact: 612/624-8877.
Japanese economy symposium 9 a.m. The Japan Information Access Project presents a symposium, "Fixing Japan's Economy." The keynote speaker is R. Glenn Hubbard, chairman of Council of Economic Advisers. Location: First Amendment Room, National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/822-6040.
Terrorist attacks conference 9 a.m. The Law Library of Congress and American University's Washington College of Law present a conference, "New Policies and Realities in the Wake of the Terrorist Attacks." Location: Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. SE. Contact: 202/707-1940.
Energy Department news conference 10 a.m. The Energy Department holds a news conference to release the "Summer 2002 Motor Gasoline Outlook" and the "Short-Term Energy Outlook." Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham and Mary Hutzler, acting director of the Energy Information Administration, participate. Location: Energy Department Auditorium, 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-4940.
Fossil-fuel regulations 10:30 a.m. The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research-Brookings Institution Joint Center for Regulatory Studies presents a discussion "Kyoto: Costs v. Benefits," regarding costs of fossil-fuel regulations and restrictions. Location: Renaissance Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/862-5800.
Libyan-American relations lecture noon The Middle East Institute presents a lecture titled "The Terrorism Problem in Libyan-American Relations: Past and Future." The speaker is Ronald Bruce St. John, author of "Libya and the United States: Two Centuries of Conflict." Location: Boardman Room, 1761 N St. NW. Contact: 202/785-1141.
Burma discussion 12:30 p.m. The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) holds a discussion on "Burma: The Current Situation and a Refugee's Perspective." The participants include: Rocky Htoc Theiin, Burmese refugee; and John Knaus, National Endowment for Democracy. Location: Room 200, Rome Building, SAIS, 1619 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/663-5626.
Emergency departments briefing 1 p.m. Advancing Health in America hosts a press briefing on the "New Survey to Highlight Overcrowding in the Nation's Emergency Departments." Location: Military Room, Washington Hilton and Towers, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/626-2339.
Senate energy bill briefing 1 p.m. Consumer's Union holds a news briefing on the Senate energy bill. Location: 363 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/462-6262.
Illegal tax assessments news conference 1 p.m. The We the People Foundation for Constitutional Education holds a news conference to reveal evidence of widespread and intentional illegal tax assessments and accounting procedures by the Internal Revenue Service with the knowledge of the Justice Department, Congress and the courts. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 518/656-3578.
Ogata speech 1:30 p.m. The Woodrow Wilson Center presents its director's forum, featuring Sadako Ogata, Ford Foundation scholar-in-residence, discussing "My 10 Years as U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees: Lessons for the Future." Location: Woodrow Wilson Center, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/691-4140.
Poland discussion 5 p.m. The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) holds a discussion on "Poland's Golden Decade: Solidarity in the 1980s." The speaker is Janusz Onyszkiewicz, former chief spokesman for Solidarity. Location: Room 511, Nitze Building, SAIS, 1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/663-5626.
U.S.-Russian relations forum 6 p.m. George Washington University hosts a forum on "U.S.-Russian Relations after September 11." The participants include Yuri V. Ushakov, ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United States; Leon Furth, George Washington University; Allen Weinstein, the Center for Democracy; William Smirnov, the Commission on Human Rights; and Eugene Lawson, U.S.-Russia Business Council. Location: Third Floor Amphitheater, Marvin Center, George Washington University, 800 21st St. NW. Contact: 202/994-3087.
Korea briefing 6:30 p.m. The Asia Society Washington Center and the Korea Club present "Korea Briefing 2000-2001: First Steps Toward Reconciliation and Reunification." Location: Woo Lae Oak Restaurant, 1500 South Joyce St., Arlington. Contact: 202/833-2742.



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