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Washington Agenda - General News Events

By United Press International   |   Jan. 11, 2002 at 4:00 PM   |   Comments

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EVENTS ON MONDAY, JANUARY 14, 2002

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: CONCORD COALTION holds a program to discuss budget issues, entitlement reform, and "Generational Patriotism."

WHO: The speakers are:

former Senator Warren Rudman, R-NH

former Secretary of Commerce Peter G. Peterson.

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-467-6222

WEB ADDRESS: concordcoalition.org

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: SHAKE THE NATION holds a news conference to discuss the Shake the Nation Back to Life Campaign.

WHO: The speakers are:

Dr. Bernard Nathanson founder, National Abortion Rights Action League

Norma McCorvey, the "Roe" in Roe v. Wade

Sandra Cano, the "Doe" in Doe v. Bolten

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 954-351-3353

TIME: 11 a.m.

EVENT: CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES presents Marek Belka, Poland's deputy prime minister and minister of finance, discussing the new Polish government's policies for generating economic growth and increasing investment.

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: 1800 K Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Mark Schoeff, 202-775-3242

WEB ADDRESS:csis.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY presents Sen. Joe Lieberman, D-CT, discussing his recent trip to Afghanistan and the next steps in the war against terrorism.

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: Gaston Hall, 3rd Floor, Healy Hall, 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-4328

WEB ADDRESS:Georgetown.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: ECONOMIC STRATEGY INSTITUTE holds a program on What's Ahead for the Global Airline Industry?

WHO: The speakers are:

Clyde Prestowitz, President, Economic Strategy Institute

Darryl Jenkins, director, The Aviation Institute, George Washington

University

David Schaffer, Counsel, Aviation Subcommittee, House Committee on

Transportation and Infrastructure

Bill Swelbar, Adjunct Fellow, Economic Strategy Institute and Managing

Director, Eclat Consulting

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: 1401 H Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-289-1288

WEB ADDRESS: econstrat.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on The Kremlin's Civic Forum: Defeat or Victory for Civil Society in Russia? With Aleksandr Nikitin, Director, Coalition for Environment and Human Rights, St. Petersburg, and Galina Starovoitova Fellow for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution, Kennan Institute.

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on NATO After September 11: New Purpose or Accelerated Atrophy? With Ilya Prizel, UCIS Research Professor of East European Studies and Professor of Political Science, University of Pittsburgh, PA.

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Luncheon Newsmaker" news program featuring Anthony Fauci Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease discussing How the recent anthrax mail attacks have irrevocably altered American medicine and public health."

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: UNITED STATES INSTITUTE OF PEACE holds a program on "Nonviolent Struggles against Repressive Regimes: The Role of the International Community."

WHO: The speakers are:

Czeslaw Bielecki, Poland and Solidarity

Mkhuseli Jack, South Africa and the ANC

Srdja Popovic, Otpor and Serbia

Edita Tahiri, Nonviolent Conflict in Kosovo

Harriet Hentges, Executive Vice President, U.S. Institute of Peace

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: 1200 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-429-3824

WEB ADDRESS:usip.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE presents the Salsa orchestra of Edwin Ortiz and Orquesta la Romana performing high-energy Latin dance music.

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: POLITICS & PROSE BOOKSTORE features Patricia Volk discussing STUFFED: Adventures of a Restaurant Family, which is an album not of photos but of words and memories.

DATE: January 14, 2002

LOCATION: 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

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