- The Washington Times - Monday, June 24, 2002

TODAY'S HEADLINERS
HIV/AIDS forum 10 a.m. The State Department holds a public forum with Secretary of State Colin L. Powell and Commerce Secretary Donald L. Evans on the role of public-private partnerships to fight HIV and AIDS. Location: State Department, 2201 C St.
Sidney Poitier lecture 8 p.m. The Greater Washington Society of Association Executives presents "To Sir, With Love An Intimate Evening with Sidney Poitier" as part of its distinguished speaker series. Location: Kennedy Center Concert Hall, New Hampshire and Rock Creek Parkway NW. Contact: Jane Schultz, 202/326-9542 or 703/244-9584
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PRESIDENT BUSH
Travels to Newark, N.J.
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.
FEDERAL AGENCIES
8:30 a.m. Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of the Association of American Pesticide Control Officials and State FIFRA (Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act) Issues Research and Evaluation Group. Location: Doubletree Crystal City Hotel, 300 Army-Navy Drive, Arlington. Contact: 703/605-0195.
8:30 a.m.
National Institutes of Health holds a meeting of the National Cancer Institute board of scientific advisers. Location: National Cancer Institute; Building 31, C Wing, sixth floor, Conference Room 10; 9000 Rockville Pike; Bethesda. Contact: 301/496-4218.
9 a.m.
Nuclear Regulatory Commission holds a meeting on revisions of the NRC's regulations on the packaging and transportation of radioactive material to meet the latest International Atomic Energy Agency standards. Location: Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 2 White Flint North, 11545 Rockville Pike, Rockville. Contact: 301/415-1642.

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

SENATE
Meets at 3 p.m. for morning business and 4 p.m. to consider the Department of Defense Authorization Bill. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

SENATE COMMITTEES
10 a.m. Senate Indian Affairs Committee oversight hearing on the effects of the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on law enforcement in American Indian country. Location: 485 Russell Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-2251.

HOUSE
Meets at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

HOUSE COMMITTEES
No meetings are scheduled

GENERAL AGENDA
Asian-American conference all day Southeast Asia Resource Action Center holds its Fourth Annual Southeast Asian American Leadership-Advocacy Training conference.
Highlights 9 a.m. Briefing with Rep. Robert T. Matsui, California Democrat; Rep. Patsy T. Mink, Hawaii Democrat; Rep. Jim McDermott, Washington Democrat; and Delegate Robert A. Underwood, Guam Democrat, 2257 Rayburn House Office Building
1 p.m.
Legislative visits
Location: Courtyard by Marriott, 1600 Rhode Island Ave. NW. Contact: 202/667-4690.
International affairs teachers conference all day GWU Elliott School of International Studies and the World Affairs Council of Washington play host to the Summer Institute of International Affairs for middle and high school teachers, "Democratization, Development and Conflict: Today's Global Realities," Location: GWU Elliott School of International Affairs, 2013 G St. NW. Contact: 202/994-6819 or 202/994-6467.
Adolescent Development all day Justice Department Office of Justice Programs holds a meeting on "Adolescent Development: Creating a Responsive Juvenile Drug Court Program," Location: Doubletree Crystal City Hotel, 300 Army-Navy Drive, Arlington. Contact: 301/519-5373
Health policies all day Academy for Health Services Research and Health Policy holds its annual research meeting.
Highlight 8 a.m. Donald Berwick, president and chief executive, Institute for Healthcare Improvement, "Implementing the 21st-Century Health Care Chassis"
9:45 a.m. Fitzhugh Mullan, Project HOPE; Mohammad Akhter, American Public Health Association; Thomas Burke, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health; and Ivan Walks, D.C. Department of Health; "Fall and Rise of the Public Health System"
3 p.m.
Peter Arno, Montefiore Medical Center; David Williams, University of Michigan; Sara Rosenbaum and Joel Teitelbaum, George Washington University; and Dalton Conley, New York University; research on health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities. Location: Washington Hilton and Towers, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/292-6741.
HUD tenants all day National Alliance of HUD Tenants holds its eighth annual conference, "Save Our Homes." Location: Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 617/267-9564.
Colombian peace process all day Georgetown University holds the Conference on the Colombian peace process. Participants include Colombian President-elect Alvaro Uribe Velez. Location: Georgetown University Marriott Conference Center, 3800 Reservoir Road NW. Contact: 202/687-4328.
Computer association all day The Computer and Communications Industry Association holds its 2002 Washington Caucus.
Highlights 11:45 a.m. James Rogan, undersecretary for intellectual property and director of the Patent and Trademark Office, Commerce Department
1:15 p.m.
Rep. David Dreier, California Republican and Rules Committee chairman
2 p.m.
Sen. Chuck Hagel, Nebraska Republican
3:30 p.m.
Mozelle Thompson, commissioner, Federal Trade Commission
Location: Willard Inter-Continental Hotel, 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/783-0070, Ext. 109
Energy education awards 8 a.m. National Energy Education Development Project holds its Youth Awards Program.
Highlights 8 a.m. Awards Breakfast
10 a.m.
National recognition ceremonies, Interior Department, Yates Auditorium, 1849 C St. NW. Location: Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington. Contact: 703/257-1117.
Government funding for homeland security 8 a.m. Equity International holds a news conference on government funding for homeland security. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/756-2244.
Prescription drug prices 10 a.m.Families USA holds a news conference to release its annual report on the prices for the 50 drugs most commonly prescribed to America's seniors. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, 13th floor, Murrow Room. Contact: 202/628-3030
Technology in the Third World 12:15 p.m. New America Foundation holds a brown-bag luncheon program on the effects of information technology on developing countries in Africa. Location: New America Foundation, 1630 Connecticut Ave. NW, seventh floor. Contact: 202/986-4901
Foreign investment disputes 12:30 p.m. District of Columbia Bar Association holds its brown-bag luncheon program on "Resolving Foreign Investment Disputes: The Institutional Framework." Location: Arnold and Porter, 555 12th St. NW, 10th floor, Paul Porter Room. Contact: 202/626-3463
Environmental campaign education 12:30 p.m. Sierra Club holds a news conference to announce the 2002 Voter Environmental Education Campaign, present TV ads and highlight the environmental voting records of public officials in 10 states. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, 13th floor, Murrow Room. Contact: 202/675-2384
Chinese media restrictions 2:30 p.m. Congressional-Executive Commission on China holds a round-table discussion on "Restrictions on Media Freedoms in China." Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/226-3821.
Judicial Reception 5:30 p.m. District of Columbia Bar Association holds its Annual Judicial Reception honoring the D.C. Superior Court's Family Court judges. Location: Arnold and Porter, 555 12th St. NW, 12th floor, Garden Room. Contact: 202/626-3463.


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