- The Washington Times - Monday, August 12, 2002

PRESIDENT BUSH
In Crawford, Texas.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
2 p.m. Treasury Department releases its weekly three- and six-month Treasury Bill auction results. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.
4 p.m.
Energy Information Administration releases its weekly retail diesel fuel prices, followed at 4:30 p.m. with the release of weekly retail gasoline prices. Location: 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-8800.
4:15 p.m.
Federal Reserve Board releases its weekly foreign reports on exchange rates and on the assets and liabilities of U.S.- and foreign-chartered banks. Location: Constitution Avenue between 20th and 21st streets NW. Contact: 202/452-3206.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
9 a.m. Office of the Secretary of Labor holds a meeting of the youth advisory committee of the Presidential Task Force on Employment of Adults With Disabilities. Location: Hyatt Regency Bethesda, 7400 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. Contact: 202/693-4923.
9 a.m.
Federal Aviation Administration holds a meeting of the RTCA Special Committee 159: performance standards for airborne navigation equipment using the Global Positioning System. Location: RTCA Inc., 1828 L St. NW, Suite 805. Contact: 202/833-9339.
1 p.m.
Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of its Science Advisory Board to discuss the EPA affordability criteria under the Safe Drinking Water Act as amended in 1996. Location: EPA, Ariel Rios Building, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Conference Room 6013. Contact: 202/564-4558.

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

SENATE
Not in session for August recess. Senate is scheduled to return Sept. 3 at 9:30 a.m. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE
Not in session for August recess. House is scheduled to return on Sept. 4 at 2 p.m. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
History of globalization all day The International Monetary Fund holds a seminar on "Globalization in Historical Perspective," Location: IMF, 700 19th St. NW. Contact: 202/623-6187.
Solar power all day The National Academies sponsor a lecture on the assessment of solar and thermal power. Location: National Academies, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-3344.
Racial profiling and force all day The Performance Institute holds its 2002 training series on "Racial Profiling and Use of Force."
Highlights 7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental breakfast
9:30 a.m.
Session on "Professional Traffic Stops Model and Biased-Based Policing"
Location: Performance Institute Conference Center, 1515 N. Courthouse Road, Arlington. Contact: 703/519-6270.
Elderly care all day The Performance Institute holds its 2002 national summit on "Measuring and Improving Aging and Caregiver Programs," Location: Wyndham City Center Hotel, 1143 New Hampshire Ave. NW. Contact: 703/519-6270.
ABA meeting all day American Bar Association holds its 125th Annual Convention
Highlights 8 a.m. House of Delegates
Noon Rosalynn Carter, former first lady, ABA Pro Bono Public Awards Luncheon
Location: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW. Contact: 202/662-1093 and 312/988-5876.
Racial reparations 10 a.m. National Press Club Morning Newsmaker Program holds a news conference with supporters of a planned Millions for Reparation March. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7593.
Fungus-based food 10 a.m. Center for Science in the Public Interest holds a news conference to call on the Food and Drug Administration to recall fungus-based food products sold under the brand name "Quorn." Location: National Press Club, Lisagor Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/777-8370.
Philippine defense chief 10 a.m. Defense Department holds an honor cordon to welcome Angelo T. Reyes, the Philippine secretary of national defense to the Pentagon.
Highlights 10:50 a.m. News conference to follow, Briefing Room 2E781. Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld and Philippine Secretary of National Defense Angelo T. Reyes, participate. Location: Pentagon River Entrance, the Pentagon. Contact: 703/695-0169.
Mexican execution noon The Embassy of Mexico holds a news conference on its government's actions seeking the commutation of the death sentence imposed on Mexican national Javier Suarez-Medina. Location: Embassy of Mexico, 1911 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/728-1600.
Globalization scorecard 12:15 p.m. New America Foundation holds a brown-bag lunch to discuss "The Scorecard on Globalization 1980-2000: Twenty Years of Diminished Progress." Location: New America Foundation, 1630 Connecticut Ave. NW, seventh floor. Contact: 202/986-4901.
Distance education 7 p.m. Capital PC User Group General Meeting holds a discussion of "Distance Education: Exploring New Ways for Learning." Location: Washington Gas, 6801 Industrial Road, Springfield. E-mail: [email protected] and www.cpcug.org


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