- The Washington Times - Monday, August 2, 2004

PRESIDENT BUSH

Holds a meeting of his Cabinet, the White House

VICE PRESIDENT

Attends a reception for Rep. Randy Neugebauer, Texas Republican, Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, Lubbock, Texas

ECONOMIC REPORTS

10 a.m. — Bureau of the Census releases a report on construction put in place for June. Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/482-2235.

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

8:30 a.m. — Energy Department holds a meeting of the National Science Foundation’s nuclear science advisory committee. Location: Doubletree Hotel, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville. Contact: 301/903-0536.

10 a.m. — National Highway Traffic Safety Administration holds a meeting on the initial decision that ASTEX USA high intensity discharge (HID) motor vehicle light sources sold in kits as replacements for non-HID light sources do not comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 108, on lamps, reflective devices and associated equipment. Location: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 400 Seventh St. SW. Contact: 202/366-5263.

SUPREME COURT

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

SENATE

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

HOUSE

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

GENERAL AGENDA

Interfaith gathering — all day — The All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) Center is the host of an interfaith gathering and leadership program for the Children’s Friendship Project for Northern Ireland. Location: ADAMS Center, 46903 Sugarland Drive, Sterling. Contact: 202/368-6512 or 703/725-4831.

Conference on the future — all day — The World Future Society holds a conference, “Creating the Future Now!” Events begin at 8 a.m. Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1000 H St. NW. Contact: 301/656-8274.

Conservative students — all day — The Young America’s Foundation holds a National Conservative Student Conference. Events begin at 9 a.m. Location: George Washington University, 21st and H streets NW. Contact: 800/872-1776.

Census measurement — all day — The National Academies’ Committee on National Statistics holds a meeting, “Correlation Bias and Coverage Measurement in the 2010 Decennial Census.” Events begin at 9:30 a.m. Location: National Academies’ Keck Center, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-3113.

NASA road map — all day — The National Academies’ Institute of Medicine holds a meeting, “Review of NASA’s Bioastronautics Critical Path Roadmap.” Events begins at 9 a.m. Location: National Academies’ Keck Center, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-1992.

Report release — 9:30 a.m. — The Kaiser Family Foundation and EHealthInsurance hold a press briefing to release a report on the individual health insurance market. Gary Claxton, Kaiser Family Foundation, and Gary Lauer, EHealthInsurance, participate. Location: Barbara Jordon Conference Center, 1330 G St. NW. Contact: 202/347-5270.

Crawford speech — 12:30 p.m. — The National Press Club is the host of a luncheon program featuring the acting commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, Lester Crawford. Location: Ballroom, National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7500.

Film screening — 7 p.m. — No War on Cuba holds a screening of the film “Burn” in commemoration of the July 26, 1953, attack on the Moncada Barracks. Location: Cafe Mawonaj, 624 T St. NW. Contact: 301/938-4628.

Compiled by FIND/AFP and The Washington Times

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