- The Washington Times - Monday, August 5, 2002

Signs the Born-Alive Infants Protection Act in Philadelphia, and returns to Washington from Kennebunkport, Maine.

4 p.m. National Agricultural Statistics Service releases crop progress reports. Location: 12th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Contact: 202/720-7017.
4 p.m.
Energy Information Administration releases 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 weekly foreign reports: assets, liabilities of U.S.- and foreign-chartered banks, and foreign exchange rates for last week. Location: Constitution Avenue between 20th and 21st streets NW. Contact: 202/452-3206.

8:30 a.m. Health Resources and Services Administration holds a meeting of the Interdisciplinary, Community-Based Linkages Advisory Committee. Location: Doubletree Hotel, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville. Contact: 301/443-1898.
1 p.m.
Office of Science and Technology Policy holds a teleconference meeting of the President's Council of Advisers on Science and Technology to discuss a draft report to the president on maximizing the contribution of science and technology in the new Department of Homeland Security. Location: Call-in number, 1-800/260-0712, access code, 647402. Contact: 202/456-6010.
1 p.m. Federal Aviation Administration holds a meeting of the RTCA Special Committee 194: Air Traffic Management Data Link Implementation. Location: RTCA Inc., 1828 L St. NW, Suite 805. Contact: RTCA secretariat, 202/833-9339.

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

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.

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

Schools conference all day Education Department holds a conference on "Leaving No Child Behind: Results-Based Strategies for Safe and Drug-Free Schools"
Highlights 8:45 a.m. Education Secretary Rod Paige
Location: Marriott Wardman Park, 2660 Woodley Road NW. Contact: 202/401-1576.
Pi Kappa Phi conference all day Pi Kappa Phi holds its 48th supreme chapter meeting to discuss the future of the fraternity. Location: J.W. Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 704/504-0888.
Municipal bonds all day Council of Development Finance Agencies presents "The Municipal and Industrial Development Bond Course"
Highlights 9 a.m. Stan Provus, "Advantages of Tax-Exempt Bonds"
11:10 a.m.
Scott Liliental, "Small Issues Bonds for Manufacturers: The Rules"
Location: Radisson Barcelo Hotel, 2121 P St. NW. Contact: 740/597-1477, 405/848-6059.
Radiation-dose review all day National Academies sponsors a committee meeting to discuss the review of the Radiation Dose Reconstruction Program of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency. Closed session, summary posted after the meeting. Location: National Academies, 500 5th St. NW. Contact: 202/334-2671.
Education discussion 12:45 p.m. Regional Reporters Association holds a newsmaker discussion with Education Secretary Rod Paige. Location: Education Department, 400 Maryland Ave. SW. Contact: [email protected]
Ridge speech 1:20 p.m. Office of Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge addresses the National Capital Region Summit on Homeland Security. Location, Arnold Auditorium, National Defense University, Fort McNair. Contact: 202/456-1700.
China forum 2:30 p.m. Congressional Executive Commission on China holds a public forum for all who wish to speak on human rights or rule-of-law issues in the commission's mandate. Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: www.cecc.gov
Anti-tax rally 6:30 p.m. NorthernVirginiaGOP.com and the Northern Virginia Coalition to Stop the Sales Tax hold an "Enough is Enough" protest. Location: Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. Contact: 703/502-0161.

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