- The Washington Times - Friday, October 11, 2002

TODAY'S HEADLINERS

U.S.-Middle East ties - all day - Middle East Institute holds a conference, "Turbulence and Transition in U.S.-Middle East Relations."

Highlights - 9 a.m. - "The Bush Doctrine: An Evaluation"

6:30 p.m. - Invitation-only reception with Secretary of State Colin L. Powell

Location: Capital Hilton, 16th and K streets NW. Contact: 202/785-1141.

Mideast peace - noon - American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research holds a discussion, "The Shape of Peace in Jerusalem." Location: 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th floor. Contact: 202/862-5800.


PRESIDENT BUSH

Makes remarks on humanitarian aid to Afghanistan; Rose Garden, the White House.


ECONOMIC REPORTS

8:30 a.m. Bureau of the Census releases advance monthly sales for retail and food services for September. Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/482-2235.

8:30 a.m. Bureau of Labor Statistics releases producer price indexes for September. Location: 200 Constitution Ave. NW. Contact: 202/606-5902.


FEDERAL AGENCIES

8:30 a.m. Nuclear Regulatory Commission holds a meeting of the Reactor Safeguards Advisory Committee. Location: DoubleTree Hotel, 12500 Rockville Pike. Contact: 301/415-0138.

9 a.m. Education Department holds a meeting of the Education Statistics Advisory Council. Location: Loews L'Enfant Plaza Hotel, 480 L'Enfant Plaza SW. Contact: 202/502-7426.

9:45 a.m. Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of the Local Government Advisory Committee. Topics include sprawl and federal policies, storm-water regulation, water infrastructure issues and environmental management issues in the Great Lakes. Location: Sheraton Crystal City Hotel, 1800 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington. Contact: 301/457-2236.


SUPREME COURT

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


SENATE

In session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.


HOUSE

Meets at 10 a.m. in pro forma session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.


GENERAL AGENDA

Economic conference all day International Atlantic Economic Society holds its 54th International Atlantic Economic Conference.

Highlights 10:15 a.m. Speech by Anna Schwartz, National Bureau of Economic Research

1:45 p.m. Concurrent sessions on health economics, international finance and labor market issues

Location: Wyndham Washington, 1400 M St. NW. Contact: 314/454-0100.

Korean security forum all day Center for Strategic and International Studies holds security discussion.

Highlights 9:45 a.m. "Prospects of U.S.-North Korea Relations"

3:45 p.m. "Directions for ROK-U.S. Cooperation"

Location: CSIS, B-1 Conference Level, 1800 K St. NW. Contact: 202/775-3242.

Managed-care pharmacy all day Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy holds its 2002 educational conference. Location: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW. Contact: 703/683-8416.

Conference all day Christian Coalition of America holds the Road to Victory Conference.

Highlights 9:15 a.m. Joyce Meyer, president, Joyce Meyer Ministries

10:20 a.m. Rep. Tom DeLay, Texas Republican, Majority Whip

10:30 a.m. Sen. James M. Inhofe, Oklahoma Republican

10:40 a.m. Rep. Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Republican

10:50 a.m. Rep. Ernest Istook Jr., Oklahoma Republican

11:20 a.m. Rep. Roy Blunt, Missouri Republican

11:30 a.m. Rep. Bob Goodlatte, Virginia Republican

11:40 a.m. Sen. Sam Brownback, Kansas Republican

11:50 a.m. Sen. Orrin G. Hatch, Utah Republican

12:20 p.m. Rep. Robert B. Aderholt, Alabama Republican

12:30 p.m. Rep. Dave Weldon, Florida Republican

12:50 p.m. Rep. Henry E. Brown, South Carolina

2 p.m. Rally, Christian solidarity with Israel, in front of the White House, Pennsylvania Avenue NW

Location: Washington Convention Center, 900 Ninth St. NW. Contact: 202/479-6900.

Economic "recovery room" 7 a.m. House Democrats open an economic recovery room in conjunction with the Democratic House and Senate Economic Forum. Location: HC-9, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/225-0100 or 202/226-8858.

Health conference 8 a.m. National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems holds its fall conference. Location: Loew's L'Enfant Plaza, 480 L'Enfant Plaza SW. Contact: 202/585-0100.

Energy seminar 8:15 a.m. Electricity Consumers Resource Council and Process Gas Consumers hold a seminar on "Uncertainty and Volatility: The Energy Manager's Dilemma."

Highlights 9 a.m. Lecture: "Infrastructure for Gas: Will There Be Enough Pipe?"

10 a.m. Lecture: "Infrastructure for Electricity: Will There Be Enough Wire?"

Location: Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington. Contact: 202/682-1390.

Discussion 8:30 a.m. The University of Maryland's Academy of Leadership and the National Council of Women's Organizations hold a panel discussion: "Key Congressional and Gubernatorial Races Involving Female Candidates." Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, First Amendment Room. Contact: 301/405-7938.

War discussion 8:30 a.m. Council on Foreign Relations holds a discussion on "Do Americans Really Support a War with Iraq?" Location: The Washington Club, 15 Dupont Circle NW. Contact: 212/434-9537.

Ukraine briefing 8:30 a.m. Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty holds a briefing on "The State of the Media in Ukraine." Location: 1201 Connecticut Ave. NW, fourth-floor conference room. Contact: RSVP to 202/457-6949.

News conference 9 a.m. A Coalition of Religious Leaders holds a news conference in response to the House vote on the Iraq resolution. Representatives of the Church of England and the Episcopalian Diocese of Washington participate. Contact: 202/822-5200.

Economic forum 9:30 a.m. Democratic Policy Committee holds a bipartisan economic forum to discuss the U.S. economy. House Majority Leader Tom Daschle, South Dakota Democrat, and House Minority Leader Richard Gephardt, Missouri Democrat, participate.

Location: 325 Russell Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-1191.

Ceremony 11:30 a.m. Education Department presents a grant for Literacy Information Centers to the National Urban League. Education Secretary Rod Paige; Hugh Price, National Urban League, and Maudine Cooper, Greater Washington Urban League, participate. Location: Gentleman's Request Barber Shop, 1113 Seventh St. NW. Contact: 202/401-1576.

Rally noon International Organizations Family Rights Group holds a noisy "Pots and Pans" rally to make the pension and survivor benefit marital property. Location: World Bank, 1818 H St. NW. Contact: 202/462-4204.

Forum noon State Department, Office of Civil Rights and Hispanic Employment Council of Foreign Affairs Agencies hold a forum on "Strengthening U.S. Relations with Latin America: The Role of America's Hispanic Businesses and Workforce." Location: State Department, Loy Henderson Conference Room, 2201 C St. NW. Contact: 202/647-0532.

Forum 4:30 p.m. American University holds a forum on "Eldred v. Ashcroft Copyright Case." Location: AU, Washington College of Law, 4801 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Room 528. Contact: 202/885-5950.

Bioterrorism lecture 5:30 p.m. Georgetown University presents a lecture on "Bioterrorism: A Clear and Present Danger." Location: Georgetown University, 37th and O streets NW, Bunn Intercultural Auditorium. Contact: 202/687-4328.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. Click here for reprint permission.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide