- The Washington Times - Tuesday, November 9, 2004

PRESIDENT BUSH

To be announced.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

10 a.m. Bureau of the Census releases the wholesale trade report for September. Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/482-2235.

2:30 p.m. — Treasury Department releases the results of its three- and six-month bill auctions. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

8 a.m. Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences holds a meeting to discuss faculty matters, departmental reports, a financial report, the interim president’s report, and the report of the dean of the School of Medicine. Location: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Board of Regents Conference Room (D3001), 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda. Contact: 301/295-3681.

9 a.m. — Economics and Statistics Administration holds a Joint Census Advisory Committee meeting on race and ethnic populations, data dissemination and privacy. Location: U.S. Census Bureau, 4700 Silver Hill Road, Suitland. Contact: 301/763-2070.

9 a.m. Commission on Review of Overseas Military Facility Structure of the United States holds a meeting to receive testimony from former military specialists and members of Congress concerning the overseas military facility structure. Witnesses include John Hamre, deputy secretary and comptroller to the defense secretary, and Robert Hunter, former U.S. ambassador to NATO and U.S. representative to the Western European Union. Location: 138 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 708/204-0711.

SUPREME COURT

Oral arguments begin at 10 a.m., one hour per case.

Docket Nos. 02-1472 and 03-853: Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma v. Thompson and Thompson v. Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, consolidated with one hour for argument

Docket No. 03-725: Pasquantino v. United States

Contact: 202/479-3211.

SENATE

Not in session. The Senate will reconvene Nov. 16 at noon. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE

Not in session. The House will reconvene Nov. 16 at 2 p.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA

Science conference — all day National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation sponsor a conference, “Research at the Interface of the Life and Physical Sciences: Bridging the Sciences.” Events begin at 8:30 a.m. Location: NIH, Natcher Conference Center, 45 Center Drive, Bethesda. Contact: 703/292-8320.

Iran’s nuclear program — all day Woodrow Wilson Center holds a workshop on Iran’s nuclear program. Events begin at 8:30 a.m. Location: WWC, 1 Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/691-4140.

Jewish studies colloquium — all day Library of Congress holds a colloquium on Jewish studies. Topics include academic study of Judaism, Jewish libraries and archives in the United States and popular Jewish culture in America. Location: Room 119, Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. SE. Contact: 202/707-9203.

Women and peace discussion — 9 a.m. Johns Hopkins University’s Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies and Search for Common Ground hold a discussion, “The Role of Women in Peace Building.” Speakers’ comments are not for attribution. Participants include Cindy Courville of the National Security Council, Hattie Babbitt of the Hunt Alternatives Fund, and Pamela Aall of Women in International Security. Location: SAIS, Nitze Building, Kenney Auditorium, 1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/663-5626.

Foreign policy discussion — 10 a.m. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research holds a discussion, “Foreign Policy in the Second Bush Administration.” Participants include Leon Aron, Thomas Donnelly, Nicholas Eberstadt, Reuel Marc Gerecht and Danielle Pletka of AEI, and Radek Sikorski of AEI’s New Atlantic Initiative. Location: 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th floor. Contact: 202/862-4871.

Christendom and Islam discussion — noon Middle East Institute hosts a discussion, “Christendom and Islamic Civilization: One and the Same?” Richard Bulliet of Columbia University participates. Location: MEI, Boardman Room, 1761 N St. NW. Contact: 202/785-1141.

Luncheon speech — noon The Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes holds a luncheon. Retired Army Gen. Tommy Franks, former commanding general of U.S. Central Command, participates. Location: Madison Hotel, Dolley Madison Room, 15th and M streets NW. Contact: 703/683-5004.

Stem cell research discussion — 8 p.m. MIT Club holds a discussion, “Stem Cell Research: New Developments and Their Ethical, Social and Medical Consequences.” Rudolf Jaenisch of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology participates. Location: Maggiano’s Restaurant, 5333 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Contact: 301/469-9240.

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