- The Washington Times - Thursday, November 4, 2004


Impact of the senior vote — 10 a.m. — AARP holds a forum, “Impact of the Senior Vote in the 2004 Election.” Participants include Christine Donohoo and John Rother of AARP, Ed Goeas of the Tarrance Group, and Celinda Lake of Lake, Snell, Perry and Associates. Location: AARP, 601 E St. NW. Contact: RSVP to 202/434-2560.

Election wrap-up — 11:30 a.m. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce holds a discussion, “2004 Election Wrap-Up.” Political analysts Charlie Cook and Stuart Rothenberg participate. Location: USCC, 1615 H St. NW. Contact: 202/463-5682.


Retreats to Camp David, Md., for the weekend.


10 a.m. — National Association of Realtors releases the outlook for the month. Location: 700 11th St. NW. Contact: 202/383-1000.


9 a.m. — Environmental Protection Agency holds a meeting of the Science Advisory Board Staff Office’s Advisory Council on Clean Air Compliance Analysis ecological effects subcommittee. Location: SAB Conference Center, 1025 F St. NW, Suite 3700. Contact: 202/343-9867.


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


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


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


Improving leadership — all day — The International Leadership Association holds its sixth annual conference, “Improving Leadership Around the World: Challenges, Ideas, Innovations.” Events begin at 8:30 a.m.

Highlights — 10:15 a.m. — Rosabeth Moss Kanter, author and business consultant. Location: Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 301/405-5218.

IMF conference — all day — The International Monetary Fund holds the Fifth IMF Jacques Polak Annual Research Conference, “Policies, Institutions and Instability.” Events begin at 9:15 a.m.

Highlights — 2 p.m. — Raghuram Rajan of the IMF, “Mundell-Fleming Lecture.” Location: IMF headquarters, R-710, 19th St. NW. Contact: 202/623-7300.

Videoconference — 8 a.m. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the host of a videoconference with the newly elected president of Indonesia. Sen. Max Baucus, Montana Democrat; Rep. Dan Burton, Indiana Republican; USCC President Thomas Donohue; James Kelly, assistant secretary of state for East Asia and Pacific affairs; Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and Ambassador Soemadi Brotodiningrat participate. Location: USCC, 1615 H St. NW. Contact: 202/463-5682.

NCSL StateVote 2004 — 8 a.m. — National Conference of State Legislatures’ State Legislatures magazine holds a press briefing, “NCSL StateVote 2004 — From the White House to the State House: What the 2004 Elections Mean for the Political Landscape and Your Organization.”

Highlights — 11 a.m. — David S. Broder of The Washington Post, “A View from the Media”

12:30 p.m. — Leon Panetta, former Clinton White House chief of staff, and Jim Edgar, Illinois Republican and former governor. Location: Four Seasons Hotel, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 303/856-1514.

Islam discussion — 9 a.m. — The Woodrow Wilson Center International Center for Scholars holds a discussion, “Islam, Gender and Reproductive Health: Part 3 of 6.” Ellen Gruenbaum of California State University at Fresno and Marcia Inhorn of the University of Michigan participate. Location: WWC, One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/691-4140.

Postelection press briefing — 9:30 a.m. — Campaign for America’s Future holds a press briefing on what moved general election voters and what voters want from the president. Robert Borosage of CAF and Stan Greenberg, Democratic pollster and Kerry campaign adviser, participate. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/955-5665.

Election results — 10 a.m. — The Brookings Institution holds a discussion, “The 2004 Election Results: How Will They Affect Politics and Policy-making?” Thomas Mann of Brookings, Anthony Corrado of Colby College and Michael McDonald of George Mason University participate. Location: Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: RSVP to 202/797-6105.

Achievement gap — noon — The Progressive Policy Institute holds a forum, “Can Schools Close the Achievement Gap?” Ross Wiener of the Education Trust, Richard Rothstein of Columbia University, Jay Mathews of The Washington Post and Andrew Rotherman of PPI participate. Location: PPI, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. SE. Contact: Press should RSVP to 202/547-0001.

Spyware — noon — The Cato Institute holds a discussion, “Here We Go Again: Congress Attempts to Outlaw Spyware.” Jim Harper of Cato and Orson Swindle of the Federal Trade Commission participate. Location: HC-6, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/789-5200.

Awards ceremony — 12:30 p.m. — Education Department holds a ceremony and awards luncheon to honor the No Child Left Behind — Blue Ribbon Schools from across the country. Education Secretary Rod Paige participates. Location: Washington Hilton and Towers, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/401-157.

Latin America discussion — 12:45 p.m. — The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies holds a discussion, “Indigenous Peoples, Poverty and Human Development in Latin America.” Gillette Hall of the World Bank participates. Location: SAIS, Nitze Building, Room 517, 1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/663-5626.

Presidential election — 1:30 p.m. — The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies holds a discussion, “U.S. Presidential Election 2004: Behind the Scenes.” Barbara Haering, special coordinator for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s Election Observation Mission, participates. Location: SAIS, Room 500, Bernstein-Offit Building, 1717 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/663-5626.

Film screening — 8 p.m. — Indigenous Rights Watch holds a film screening, “To Protect Mother Earth: Broken Treaty II,” as part of an Indigenous Rights Film Festival. Location: American University, Room 2, Ward Building, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/361-0840.

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