- The Washington Times - Monday, January 13, 2003

PRESIDENT BUSH
To be announced.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
4 p.m. National Agricultural Statistic Service releases its crop progress report. Location: 12th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Contact: 202/720-7017.
4:15 p.m.
Federal Reserve releases reports on assets and liabilities of U.S. and foreign-chartered banks and foreign exchange rates for the previous week. Location: Constitution Avenue between 20th and 21st streets NW. Contact: 202/452-3206.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
8:30 a.m. National Endowment for the Humanitiesholds a meeting of its humanities panel to review applications for collaborative research. Location: Old Post Office, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 415. Contact: 202/606-8322.
9 a.m. Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council, Small Systems Affordability Working Group, to discuss implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act. Location: Resolve Inc., 1255 23rd St. NW, Suite 275. Contact: 703/285-1093.
9 a.m.
Federal Aviation Administration holds a meeting of the Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics special committee on the global positioning system to review working group progress and identify issues for resolution. Location: RTCA Inc., 1828 L St. NW, suite 805. Contact: 202/833-9339.
11 a.m.
Federal Reserve's Board of Governors holds a meeting to consider personnel actions involving individual Federal Reserve employees. Location: Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building, 20th and C streets NW. Contact: 202/452-2955.

SUPREME COURT
Oral arguments begin at 10 a.m., one hour per case.
Docket No. 01-1418 Archer v. Warner
Docket No. 01-1500 Clay v. United States
Contact: 202/479-3211.

SENATE
Meets at noon. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224/8541.

HOUSE
Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
Crop consultants meeting all day The National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants hosts its annual meeting, "United We Grow."
Highlights 9 a.m. Dangerous Goods Training
Location: Marriott Crystal Gateway Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington. Contact: 901/861-0511.
Food regulation workshop all day Food and Drug Law Institute hosts Food Week. Highlights include a workshop on food law and regulations. Location: Westin Grand Hotel, 2350 M St. NW. Contact: 202/371-1420 or 800/956-6293.
National issues convention 10 a.m. By the People holds a news conference to announce the results of a Deliberative Opinion Poll from "By the People: America in the World" national issues convention. Location: National Press Club, Murrow Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: RSVP to 202/354-8213 or 202/354-8230.
Estate tax conference 10 a.m. Responsible Wealth holds a news conference, "Preserving the Estate Tax." Location: National Press Club, First Amendment Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 617/423-2148.
Internet tax 11 a.m. Congress holds a news conference on a proposed Internet tax. Sen. George Allen, Virginia Republican, participates. Location: Senate Radio/TV Gallery, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/224-4024.
Russia discussion noon The Woodrow Wilson Center Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies hosts a discussion, "How Russia Shaped the Modern World: From Art to Anti-Semitism, Ballet to Bolshevism." Steven Marks, professor in the Clemson University history department, participates. Location: Woodrow Wilson Center, sixth-floor auditorium, One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/691-4100.
Behavioral medicine seminar 3 p.m. National Institutes of Health hosts a Behavioral and Social Sciences seminar series program, "Neurovisceral Integration: Linking Psychopathology and Behavioral Medicine." Location: NIH, building 45, Natcher Conference Center, balcony A, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda. Contact: 301/496-7859.
For-profit schooling discussion 3:30 p.m. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research holds a discussion, "The Future of For-Profit Schooling: What Do Edison Schools Reveal about the Politics of School Reform?" Location: AEI, 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th floor. Contact: 202/862-4871.
European Union discussion 4 p.m. Woodrow Wilson Center hosts a discussion, "An Italian Perspective on the Evolution of the European Union." Location: WWC, One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: RSVP to 202/691-4140.
Cuba lecture 5:30 p.m. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research presents a Bradley lecture, "Cuba's Future and Ours." Location: AEI, 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th floor. Contact: 202/828-6021.
Public relations discussion 6:30 p.m. National Press Club Professional Affairs Committee holds a discussion, "PR Pros and Reporters: Friends, Enemies or a Symbiotic Relationship?" Location: National Press Club, First Amendment Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7507.
Financial meeting 7 p.m. Capital PC User Group holds a meeting, "Online Financial Information: How the Web Can Help Your Investment and Other Financial Decisionmaking." Location: Washington Gas, 6801 Industrial Road, Springfield. Contact: 301/762-9372.
Wealth discussion 7 p.m. United for a Fair Economy and Responsible Wealth host a book discussion on "The Growing Gap Between Rich and Poor in the U.S." Bill Gates Sr., of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, participates. Location: Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 202/628-2148.
Book discussion 7 p.m. Politics and Prose Bookstore holds a book discussion on "Jesse: A Story of Youth, Illness and Medicine." Topics include chronic disease and a death of a youth after a lifetime of high-tech medical interventions and two liver transplants. Michael Rowe, author and sociology professor at Yale University, participates. Location: Politics and Prose Bookstore, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/364-1919.
Town hall meeting 8 p.m. Greater Washington Society of Association Executives sponsors "In Search of America: A Town Hall Meeting." Peter Jennings, ABC News; Montgomery County police Chief Charles A. Moose; former Rep. J.C. Watts Jr., Oklahoma Republican; Michael Beschloss, historian; and Gwen Ifell of PBS participate. Location: Kennedy Center, Concert Hall, New Hampshire Avenue at Rock Creek Parkway. Contact: 202/326-9542 or 703/244-9584.

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