- The Washington Times - Wednesday, October 30, 2002

TODAY'S HEADLINERS

Anti-Semitism 9 a.m. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research holds a discussion on resurgent anti-Semitism in Europe. Location: AEI, 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th Floor. Contact: 202/862-4871.

White Collar Pornography 10 a.m. Concerned Women for America holds a news conference to release a report on "Pornography Profits in White Collar Businesses." Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, Murrow Room. Contact: 202/488-7000, Ext. 126.


PRESIDENT BUSH

In Washington


ECONOMIC REPORTS

9 a.m. Energy Information Administration releases weekly petroleum status report. Location: 1000 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/586-880.

5 p.m. World Agricultural Outlook Board releases weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin. Location: 12th Street & Independence Avenue SW. Contact: 202/720-5447.


FEDERAL AGENCIES

8 a.m. Office of the Secretary of Agriculture holds a meeting of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education and Economics Advisory Board. Location: Economic Research Service, 1800 M St. NW. Contact: 202/720-3684.

8:30 a.m. Environmental Protection Agency hosts the EPA's Office of Pesticide Programs public seminar on the agricultural worker-risk assessment decision process. Location: Georgetown University Conference Center, 3800 Reservoir Road. Contact: 703/308-4775.

8:30 a.m. Nuclear Regulatory Commission holds a meeting of the Reactor Safeguards Advisory Committee, Plant License Renewal Subcommittee, to review the license-renewal application for Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station Units 2 and 3, and the associated safety-evaluation report with open items. Location: 11545 Rockville Pike, Room T-2B3, Rockville. Contact: 202/452-2955.


SUPREME COURT

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


SENATE

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


HOUSE

In election recess. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.


GENERAL AGENDA

National Ocean Policy all day U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy holds a public meeting to hear final testimony on recommendations for the development of a comprehensive national ocean policy. Topics include agricultural issues, data management and satellites and international marine issues. Location: Agriculture Department, Jefferson Auditorium, 1400 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/309-5476 or 703/276-2772, Ext. 21.

Disabilities all day Association of University Centers on Disabilities holds its 2002 annual meeting and conference, "Working with our Partners: Advancing Policy and Practice." Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, One Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda. Contact: 301/588-8252.

Federal Contract Payment all day Government Contracting Institute holds a conference, "Fast Tracks to Federal Contract Payment and Allowable Costs Workshop." Location: Crystal City Sheraton Hotel, 1800 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington. Contact: 800/260-1544.

Federal Taxes all day American Institute of Certified Public Accountants holds its national conference on federal taxes and the AICPA fall tax division meeting.

Highlights 8 a.m. AICPA Tax Executive Committee meeting.

10:45 a.m. John Dalrymple, commissioner, Wage and Investment Division.

4 p.m. John Williams, chief counsel, IRS.

Location: JW Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/434-9220.

No Child Left Behind Act 10 a.m. Education Department holds a school tour and discussion of the No Child Left Behind Act. Media must have valid photo press credentials. Education Secretary Rod Paige participates. Location: Hoffman-Boston Elementary School, 1415 South Queen St., Arlington. Contact: 202/401-1576 or 202/320-9817.

Oregon's Death with Dignity Act 10 a.m. National Press Club Morning Newsmaker Program holds a news conference on Oregon's Death with Dignity Act. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 503/221-9556.

International Human Rights noon District of Columbia Bar Association holds a luncheon program, "International Human Rights and the Death Penalty in the United States and Abroad." Location: Arnold and Porter, Room 216, 555 12th St. NW. Contact: 202/626-3463.

Public Voluntary Agreements 12:30 p.m. Resources for the Future holds a seminar on Public Voluntary Agreements, in which the government offers technical assistance and positive publicity to firms that reach certain environmental goals. Location: RFF, first-floor conference room, 1616 P St. NW. Contact: 202/328-5000.

Domestic Violence Intake Center 1 p.m. D.C. Superior Court holds a ceremony to open the first-ever Domestic Violence Intake Center. Location: Greater Southeast Community Hospital, 1328 Southern Ave. SE, Suite 311. Contact: 202/879-1700

"The Pinochet Case" Film Discussion 5:30 p.m. American University holds a film discussion on "The Pinochet Case," which documents the proceedings prior to the Chilean ex-dictator's arrest in London. Location: AU, Wechsler Theatre, third floor, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/885-5950.

Strategy in the New World of Terror 6 p.m. George Washington University holds a discussion on what should be America's strategy in the new world of terror. Topics include the role of the United Nations. Location: GW, Marvin Center Ballroom, 800 21st St. NW. Contact: 202/994-1650.

Structural Design of the World Trade Center 7 p.m. George Washington University holds a lecture on the structural design of the World Trade Center and other tall buildings. Location: GW, Marvin Center, Grand Ballroom, third floor, 800 21st St. NW. Contact: 202/994-6460, 202/994-1423.

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