- The Washington Times - Monday, April 23, 2007

PRESIDENT BUSH

Meets with Peruvian President Alan Garcia Perez in the Oval Office. Participates in a meeting on Medicare Part D in the Roosevelt Room of the White House. Meets with the Super Bowl Champion Indianapolis Colts in the East Room of the White House.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

3 p.m. National Agricultural Statistics Servicereleases the catfish feed deliveries report, catfish processing report, chicken and eggs report. Location: 1400 Independence Ave. SW. Contact: 800/727-9540.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

9 a.m. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission holds a technical conference on demand response in wholesale markets issued Feb. 16. Location: FERC, 888 First St. NE. Contact: 202/502-6404.

SENATE

Meets at 2 p.m. for morning business and 2:45 p.m. to resume consideration of the America Competes Act. There will be no roll-call votes today. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

SENATE COMMITTEES

2:30 p.m. Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committeeholds a hearing on “Security on America’s College Campuses.” David Ward, president of the American Council on Education and former chancellor at the University of Wisconsin; and Roger Webb, president of the University of Central Oklahoma and former commissioner of public safety for Oklahoma, testify. Location: 342 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-2627.

3 p.m. —Energy and Natural Resources Committeeholds a hearing on a bill to promote the efficient use of oil, natural gas and electricity. John Mizroch of the Energy Department and Kyle Pitsor of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association testify. Location: 366 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-4971.

HOUSE

Meets at 12:30 p.m. for morning-hour debate and 2 p.m. for legislative business. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

HOUSE COMMITTEES

10 a.m. Transportation and InfrastructureCoast Guard and maritime transportation subcommittee holds a field hearing on “Safety and Security of Liquefied Natural Gas and the Impact on Port Operations.” Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, Maryland Democrat, and Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, a Democrat, testify. Location: University of Maryland School of Law, 500 W. Baltimore St., Ceremonial Courtroom, Baltimore. Contact: 202/225-4472.

10:30 a.m. —Education and Labor Committeeholds a hearing on “No Child Left Behind: Preventing Dropouts and Enhancing School Safety.” Maria Robledo Montecel, executive director of the Intercultural Development Research Association, San Antonio; and Kenneth Trump, president of the National School Safety and Security Services, Cleveland, testify. Location: 2175 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 202/226-0853.

5 p.m. —Rules Committeeholds a meeting to formulate a rule on the “10,000 Teachers, 10 Million Minds Science and Math Scholarship Act.” Location: H-313, U.S. Capitol. Contact: 202/225-9091.

• Compiled by FIND/AFP and The Washington Times

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