- The Washington Times - Monday, October 28, 2002

PRESIDENT BUSH
Not yet announced

ECONOMIC REPORTS
4 p.m. Energy Information Administrationreleases its weekly retail diesel fuel prices, followed at 5 p.m. with release of its weekly retail gasoline prices. Location: 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-8800.
4:15 p.m.
Federal Reserve Boardreleases its weekly foreign reports on the assets and liabilities of U.S.- and foreign-chartered banks and on foreign-exchange rates. Location: Constitution Avenue between 20th and 21st streets NW. Contact: 202/452-3206.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
8:30 a.m. Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Illnessesholds a meeting on treatments and neurological mechanisms, marker studies, merging databases and future health risks. Location: Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Ave. NW, Room 230. Contact: 202/273-5031.
9 a.m.
National Institutes of Healthholds a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Research on Women's Health to provide recommendations on research activities in the subject and on compliance with rules on women in clinical trials. Location: 31 Center Drive, Building 31, Conference Room 6, Bethesda. Contact: 301/402-1770.
11 a.m. National Institutes of Healthholds a meeting of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research Special Emphasis Panel 03-23 to review R01 Grant applications. Location: Natcher Building, 45 Center Drive, Room 5AN55, Bethesda. Contact: 301/594-2372.
2 p.m. Institute of Museum ServicesNational Foundation on the Arts and Humanities holds a meeting of the National Museum Services Board. Location: Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, Ticonderoga Room, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 202/606-4649.

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

SENATE
Meets at 10:30 a.m. in pro forma session. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE
Meets at 11 a.m. in pro forma session. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
Financial misconduct all day American Bankers Association holds a seminar on "Money Laundering Enforcement,"
Highlights 8:30 a.m. "Update on the USA Patriot Act: What's Here What's Coming?"
Location: Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington. Contact: 202/663-5469.
Import security all day The National Council on International Trade Developments holds its Import Security Seminar. Topics include U.S. import security initiatives, U.S. expectations of importers and the effect of foreign customs' security measures on carriers. Location: Renaissance Hotel, 999 Ninth St. NW. Contact: 202/872-9280.
CPA meeting all day American Institute of Certified Public Accountants holds its national conference on federal taxes.
Highlights 8:15 a.m. Pamela Olson, assistant secretary, Treasury Department; Mark Prater, Senate Finance Committee; John Buckley, House Ways and Means Committee
9:15 a.m. Session on the state of the profession after Enron
Location: J.W. Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/434-9220.
Natural gas all day Energy Business Watch holds a seminar on "The Coming Natural Gas Crisis and How It Will Transform the Energy Industry," Location: Westin Grand Hotel, 2350 M St. NW. Contact: 202/944-4144.
NASA briefing all day National Aeronautics and Space Administration holds a satellite briefing on new space station hardware and the new Expedition Six crew.
Highlights 8:30 a.m. International Space Station briefing
3:30 p.m.
Expedition Six crew news briefing
Location: NASA, 300 E St. SW. Contact: 202/358-1726.
Video surveillance 9:30 a.m. World Wide Video holds a news conference to demonstrate its Digital Video Bank surveillance system. Location: National Press Club, Lisagor Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 540/727-7551.
Corporate crime 9:30 a.m. National Press Club Forum Committee holds a forum on "Corporate Crime." Location: National Press Club, Zenger Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7501.
Medicare options noon The Alliance to Improve Medicare and the Progressive Policy Institute hold a luncheon and congressional briefing on "Medicare+Choice Options: How PPOs Can Help Ensure Choice for Seniors." Location: 106 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/452-1029.
Russian foreign policy noon The Woodrow Wilson Center Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies holds a discussion on the effect Russian public opinion had in the conduct of Russia's foreign policy in the 1990s. Location: Woodrow Wilson Center, Sixth Floor Auditorium, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/691-4100.
Manufacturing luncheon 12:30 p.m. National Press Club Newsmaker Luncheon Program holds a meeting with Archie Dunham, chairman-elect of the National Association of Manufacturers. Location: National Press Club, ballroom, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7500.
U.S.-Europe ties 5:45 p.m. Center for Strategic and International Studies holds a discussion to examine the best way to mend a growing trans-Atlantic rift. Location: CSIS, B-1 Conference Level, 1800 K St. NW. Contact: 202/775-324.
Haiti film 6 p.m. American University holds a screening and discussion of the film "Profit and Nothing But," which focuses on social and economic rights in Haiti. Location: AU, Washington College of Law, Room 603, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/885-5950.
Business journalism 6:30 p.m. National Press Club holds a discussion on "Business Coverage 101," a primer for reporters. Topics include the Securities and Exchange Commission, the stock market and making business stories compelling for audiences. Location: National Press Club, Zenger Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7501.
Economists dinner meeting 7 p.m. National Economists Club holds a dinner meeting. Location: Little Italy Restaurant, 5333 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Contact: 703/493-8824.
Reformation Challenge 7 p.m. Church of the Reformation holds a discussion on a global perspective of the Reformation Challenge in a world undergoing major crises. Location: Church of the Reformation, Parish Hall, 212 East Capitol St. NE. Contact: 202/543-4200.


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