- The Washington Times - Tuesday, September 3, 2002

PRESIDENT BUSH
To be announced.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
2:30 p.m. Treasury Department auctions three- and six-month Treasury Bills. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.
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 releases weekly foreign reports: the assets and liabilities of U.S.- and foreign-chartered banks and the foreign exchange rates for the previous week. Location: Constitution Avenue between 20th and 21st streets NW. Contact: 202/452-3206.
5 p.m. American Petroleum Institute releases its weekly report on petroleum inventories. Location: 1220 L St. NW. Contact: 202/682-8000.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
10 a.m. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service holds a meeting to prepare an environmental impact statement in connection with regulations regarding the importation of wood packaging material. Location: U.S. Department of Agriculture South Building, Jefferson Auditorium, 14th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Contact: 301/734-6742.
11 a.m. Federal Reserve Board of Governors holds a closed meeting on personnel actions: appointments, promotions, assignments, reassignments and salary changes. Location: Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building, 20th and C streets NW. Contact: 202/452-2955.

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

SENATE
Meets at 9:30 a.m. to consider the Department of Homeland Security bill, and judicial nominations. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/224-854.

SENATE COMMITTEES
2:30 p.m. The health subcommittee of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee holds a hearing on New Source Review regulations. Location: 430 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-5375 or e-mail labor.senate.gov.
2:30 p.m. The Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee holds a hearing on the nomination of Marion Blakey to be administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. Location: 253 Russell Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-5115.

HOUSE
Not in session. The House is scheduled to return from its summer recess tomorrow at 12:30 p.m. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
Retirees meeting all day Alliance for Retired Americans holds its 2002 national meeting. D.C. Mayor Anthony A. Williams participates. Location: Washington Hilton Hotel, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/974-8271.
Privacy and human rights 10 a.m. Electronic Privacy Information Center holds a news conference to release a report, "Privacy and Human Rights: An International Survey of Privacy Laws and Developments." Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, Murrow Room. Contact: 202/483-1140, Ext. 107.
Painting class 11:30 a.m. World-renowned American artist Steve Kaufman will teach a master art class to D.C. public schools' students on the first day of school. Location: Choice Academy at Taft. Contact: 202/442-5635.
Communications office 2 p.m. Defense Department holds a news conference to announce the opening of the Transformational Communications Office. Building escort, 703/697-5131. Location: Pentagon, Room 2E781. Contact: 703/693-9089.
Immigration politics 3 p.m. National Immigration Forum holds a conference-call briefing to discuss the "State of the Immigration Debate and Current Policy." Dial-in number: 1-888/243-0813 or 703/925-2400; Confirmation number: 6189897, ask for the National Immigration Forum Press. Location: None given. Contact: 202/544-000.
Missing children 4 p.m. Congress holds a news conference on the Amber Alert program. Sens. Kay Bailey Hutchison, Texas Republican; Patrick J. Leahy, Vermont Democrat; Orrin G. Hatch, Utah Republican; and Dianne Feinstein, California Democrat, participate. Location: S-325, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/224-5922 or 202/224-4242.
September 11 book 6 p.m. Newseum holds a reception to release a book, "Running Toward Danger: Stories Behind the Breaking News of 9/11." Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, Holeman Lounge, 13th floor. Contact: 703/284-3725.
Terrorism forum 6:45 p.m. The World Affairs Council holds a news conference on "Why Terrorism Works: Understanding the Threat, Responding to the Challenge." Alan Dershowitz, Harvard law school professor, and Gen. Togo West participate. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, ballroom. Contact: 202/293-1051.
Corporate responsibility 8 p.m. American University School of Communication presents a forum on "Does Bush Mean Business?" Topics include the politics of corporate responsibility. Location: American University, Kay Spiritual Life Center, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/885-2074.


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