- The Washington Times - Friday, April 9, 2004

PRESIDENT BUSH

In Crawford, Texas, for Holy Week.

VICE PRESIDENT

2 p.m. — Participates in a rally with troops at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska.



3:30 p.m. — Attends a fund-raiser for Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Republican, at the Alaska Native Heritage Center, 8800 Heritage Center Drive, Anchorage, Alaska.

Begins an eight-day trip to China, Japan and South Korea.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

8:30 a.m. — Health and Human Services Department holds a meeting of the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics’ Workgroup on the National Health Information Infrastructure to discuss plans for the NHII Conference being held by the HHS from July 21 to 23 (see www.hsrnet.net/nhii) and the meeting of the NCVHS NHII Workgroup scheduled for July 23. Location: Hubert H. Humphrey Building, 200 Independence Ave. SW. Room 425A. Contact: 202/260-2652.

9 a.m. — National Institutes of Health holds a meeting of the Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council to discuss progress of HIV/AIDS vaccine research, development and clinical testing. Location: National Institutes of Health, Building 31, 31 Center Drive, Room 6C10, Bethesda. Contact: 301/496-0357.

9 a.m. — Federal Aviation Administration holds a meeting of RTCA Special Committee 186: Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast. Location: RTCA Inc., 1828 L St. NW, Suite 805. Contact: 202/833-9339.

SUPREME COURT

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

SENATE

Not in session. Spring recess. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE

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

GENERAL AGENDA

Youth and military recruitment — all day — National Academies’ Center for Studies of Behavior and Development holds a meeting, “Youth Population and Military Recruitment: Physical and Medical Standards.” Location: National Academies’ Keck Center, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-1759.

Space science — all day — National Academies’ Space Studies Board holds a meeting, “Opportunities for Space Science Enabled by Nuclear Power and Propulsion.” Location: National Academies, 2100 C St. NW. Contact: 202/334-3477.

Climate and global change — all day — National Academies’ Research Council holds a meeting, “Implementing Climate and Global Change Research: A Review of the Final U.S. Climate Change Science Program Strategic Plan.” Location: National Academies’ Keck Center, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-2138.

EU delegation briefing — 11 a.m. — The European Union Delegation of the European Commission to the United States holds the weekly “Entre Nous” press briefing. Location: EU-Washington, Press Room, 2300 M St. NW. Contact: 202/862-9530, 202/862-9523 or 202/862-9549.

Good Friday Liturgy — noon — Washington National Cathedral holds a Good Friday Liturgy. Location: Washington National Cathedral, Wisconsin and Massachusetts avenues NW. Contact: 202/537-6248.

Same-sex “marriage” — noon — The University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law chapter of OUTLAW and the American Constitution Society hold a discussion, “The State of Gay Marriage Today.” Laurie Morin, Susan Waysdorf, William Robinson and Will McLain, all with the UDC, participate. Location: UDC, 4200 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: RSVP to jlibertelli@udc.edu

Threshold 21 — 12:15 p.m. — New America Foundation holds a discussion, “Threshold 21: An Innovative Approach to Understanding Policy Decisions.” John Shilling of the Millennium Institute participates. Location: NAF, 1630 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/986-4901.

Book discussion — 7 p.m. — Politics and Prose bookstore holds a discussion on the book “The Ticket Out.” Author Michael Sokolove participates. Location: Politics and Prose bookstore, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/364-1919.

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