- The Washington Times - Monday, September 30, 2002

PRESIDENT BUSH
To be announced.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
8:30 a.m. Bureau of Economic Analysis releases monthly data on personal income and outlays for August 2002. Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/606-9900.
2 p.m.
Treasury Department releases weekly three- and six-month bill auction results. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
9 a.m. Export-Import Bank holds a meeting of its Renewable Energy Exports Advisory Committee. Location: Export-Import Bank, 811 Vermont Ave. NW, Room 1143. Contact: 202/565-3542.
9 a.m.
Federal Aviation Administration holds a meeting of its Research, Engineering and Development Advisory Committee, to discuss air traffic services, airports, aircraft safety, security, human factors, and environment and energy. Location: Holiday Inn Rosslyn Westpark Hotel, 1900 N. Fort Myer Drive, Arlington. Contact: 202/267-8937.
2:30 p.m.
Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of the Human Health Research Strategy review panel. Location: EPA, Ariel Rios Building North, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 6013. Contact: 202/564-4558.

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

SENATE
Meets at 1 p.m. for morning business and 2 p.m. to consider the Homeland Security Act. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

SENATE COMMITTEES
10 a.m. Environment and Public Works transportation, infrastructure and nuclear safety subcommittee holds a hearing on the conditions and performance of the federal-aid highway system. Location: 406 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-8832.

HOUSE
Meets at 2 p.m. in pro forma session. Contact: Republican cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic cloakroom, 202/225-1600.,

GENERAL AGENDA
Aid priorities all day Inter-American Development Bank holds a seminar on financing private sector projects. Location: Andres Bello Auditorium, ninth floor, 1300 New York Ave. NW. Contact: 202/623-1397.
Felon voting all day The Sentencing Project holds a national symposium on "felony disenfranchisement." Location: The Hotel Washington, 515 15th St. NW. Contact: 202/628-0871.
Mortgage regulations all day Mortgage Bankers Association of America holds its regulatory compliance conference. Topics include home-mortgage disclosures, real-estate settlement procedures, FHA/VA issues, and flood insurance. Location: Marriott Hotel Metro Center, 775 12th St. NW. Contact: 202/557-2930.
College quality 10 a.m. Association of American Colleges and Universities holds a forum to release a report, "Greater Expectations: A New Vision for Learning as a Nation Goes to College," which outlines the quality of college learning. Location: Washington Hilton Hotel, Conservatory Room, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/371-1999.
Foreign aid 10 a.m. The Center for Global Development hosts a discussion on "The Millennium Challenge Account: A New Model for Increased Aid Effectivness?" Treasury Secretary Paul H. O'Neill is the keynote speaker. Location: Peterson Conference Center, 1750 Massachusetts Ave NW. Contact: 202/416-0705.
Muslim life 10 a.m. Council on American-Islamic Relations holds a news conference to release a book, "The North American Muslim Resource Guide: Muslim Community Life in the United States and Canada." Location: CAIR, Capitol Hill Office, 453 New Jersey Ave. SE. Contact: 202/488-8787.
Veterans history quilt 10 a.m. Veterans Affairs Department hosts a ceremony to accept an Idaho Veterans History Quilt for display at the VA. Location: VA, Omar Bradley Conference Room, 810 Vermont Ave. NW. Contact: 202/224-2755.
Central America border dispute 10:30 a.m. Organization of American States holds a meeting to mark the end of the facilitation process for the Belize-Guatemala territorial dispute. Secretary of State Colin L. Powell participates. Location: OAS, Hall of Americas, 17th Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/458-682.
Ivory Coast forum 10:30 a.m. Woodrow Wilson Center holds a director's forum on the West African nation: "A New Vision for Democracy and Development." Affi N'Guessan, Ivory Coast prime minister, participates. Location: WWC, 1 Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Joseph H. and Claire Flom Auditorium, sixth floor, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/691-4140.
Estate planning noon Committees of the District of Columbia Bar Association hold a luncheon program on "Planning for the $5 to $10 Million Estate." Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1250 H St. NW, Level B-1. Contact: 202/626-3463.
Slovakia forum noon National Economists Club holds a luncheon meeting featuring Ivan Miklos, deputy prime minister, Slovak Republic. Location: Embassy of Slovakia, 3523 International Court NW. Contact: 703/493-8824.
Central Asia discussion noon Woodrow Wilson Center holds a forum: "Central Asia After 9/11: Challenges and Prospects for the Future." Location: WWC, 1 Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/691-4140.
D.C. Hispanics 1 p.m. Council of Latino Agencies holds a news conference to release a report on the state of the District's Hispanics since the Mount Pleasant riots. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, D.C. Democrat, and Rep. Constance A. Morella, Maryland Republican, and Washington Mayor Anthony A. Williams participate. Location: Josephine Butler Park Center, 2437 15th St. NW. Contact: 301/652-1558.
Refugee programs 1 p.m. National Press Club Newsmaker holds a news conference to release a study, "The Effects of the 9/11 Terror Attacks on Refugees and the U.S. Refugee Program Institute for Social and Economic Development." Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, First Amendment Room. Contact: 703/671-9724.
Nurse shortage 1:30 p.m. Health and Human Services Department holds a news conference on nurse shortages and emergency response preparations. HHS Secretary Tommy G. Thompson participates. Location: HHS, auditorium, 200 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 202/690-6343.
Central America trade 4 p.m. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research holds a discussion to determine whether Central America is next for a free-trade agreement. Location: AEI, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th floor, 1150 17th St. NW. Contact: 202/862-5853.
Small-state economies 6 p.m. Georgetown University presents a lecture on "Good Governance Pathway to Small State Prosperity: A Role for America and the West?" Location: Georgetown University, 37th and O streets NW. Contact: 202/687-4327.
Poor children's health care 7 p.m. Alliance for Health Reform holds a news conference on "Medicaid Coverage for All Children Living in Poverty." Location: 562 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/466-5626.
Democracy award 7:30 p.m. The National Democratic Institute for International Affairs holds its 15th annual Democracy Award ceremony. Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel, Regency Ballroom, 2500 Calvert St. NW. Contact: 202/728-5527.


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