- The Washington Times - Friday, August 8, 2008

PRESIDENT BUSH

12 a.m. - Attends reception. Great Hall of the People, Beijing.

8:05 a.m. - Participates in dedication of the U.S. Embassy, Beijing.

9:10 a.m. - Greets embassy staff.

12:25 p.m. - Attends lunch in honor of the Olympic Games. Great Hall of the People, Beijing.

6:35 p.m. - Greets the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team. Fencing Hall, Beijing.

8:05 p.m. - Attend opening ceremony for the Summer Olympics, Beijing.

FEDERAL AGENCIES

No scheduled events.

SUPREME COURT

Not hearing cases. Contact 202/479-3211.

SENATE

No scheduled events.

HOUSE

No scheduled events.

GENERAL AGENDA

9 a.m. - Spy sentencing - Scheduled sentencing before U.S. District Judge Leonie Brinkema of convicted Chinese spy Tai Shen Kuo. Location: U.S. District Court, Alexandria.

10 a.m. - Nader - Presidential candidate Ralph Nader holds a news conference to discuss his plan to empty prisons of non-violent drug offenders and fill them with corporate criminals. Location: Nader offices, Suite 215, 3050 K St. NW.

12 p.m. - Sports doping - The Center for American Progress holds a discussion on sports doping, with Arthur Caplan of the University of Pennsylvania, Gary Wadler of the World Anti-Doping Agency, and Michael Werner of the Werner Group. Location: 10th floor, 1333 H St. NW.

Source: Associated Press

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