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Washington Agenda-General

By United Press International   |   Jan. 6, 2003 at 4:45 PM
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EVENTS ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2003

TIME: All Day

EVENT: ASSOCIATION OF THE U.S. ARMY presents an Aviation Symposium and Exhibition themed "Army Aviation - A Firm Foundation, Forging the Future."

AGENDA: Highlight:

3 p.m. - Panel Discussion on "Army Aviation in Transformation-Supporting the Warfighter!"

LTG Johnny M. Riggs, director, Objective Task Force

MG John M. Curran, Commanding General, United States Army Aviation Center

COL Ellis Golson, Director, Combat Developments

COL John C. Bendyk, Director, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Programs

MG Larry J. Dodgen, Commanding General, United States Army Aviation and Missile Command

MG Joseph L. Bergantz, Program Executive Officer, Aviation

Dr. Michael Andrews, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology

COL John D. Burke, Program Manager, UAV

BG James A. Kelley, Chief of Staff, Unived States Army Reserve Command

COL George J. Gluski, Chief, Aviation and Safety Bereau

National Guard Bureau

DATE: January 7, 2003

LOCATION: Fairview Park Marriott - 3111 Fairview Park Dr. Falls Church, VA

CONTACT: 703-907-2687

WEB ADDRESS: ausa.org

TIME: 8 a.m.

EVENT: WASHINGTON INTERNATIONAL TRADE ASSOCIATION holds a program to discuss Fitting the Pieces Together: The US Strategy for Bilateral, Regional and Multilateral Negotiations with Christopher Padilla, Assistant USTR, Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Liaison, Office of the US Trade Representative.

DATE: January 7, 2003

LOCATION: 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 350 Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-312-1600

WEB ADDRESS: wita.org

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION Volcker Commission holds a news conference to release its report, Urgent Business for America: Revitalizing the Federal Government for the 21st Century.

WHO: The speakers are:

Paul A. Volcker, Chairman, the National Commission on the Public Service Former Chairman, Federal Reserve Board

Charles Bowsher, Former Comptroller General

Bill Bradley, Former Member, U.S. Senate (D-N.J., 1979-97)

Kenneth M. Duberstein, Former White House Chief of Staff

Constance Horner, Guest Scholar, Governance Studies, The Brookings Institution Former Director, Office of Personnel Management

Bruce Laingen, Ex-Officio Member, National Commission on the Public Service

Richard Ravitch, Former Chairman, New York Metropolitan Transit Authority

Donna E. Shalala, Former Secretary of Health and Human Services

Vin Weber, Former Member, U.S. House (R-Minn., 1981-93)

DATE: January 7, 2003

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

CONTACT: Erin Murphy, 202-797-6477

WEB ADDRESS: brookings.edu

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Morning Newsmaker" news program featuring Rev. Robert Vitillo, Executive Director, Catholic Campaign for Human Development, discussing the results of a national public opinion poll examining Americans attitudes about poverty in the United States.

DATE: January 7, 2003

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

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

EVENT: HERITAGE FOUNDATION holds a program on Foreign Aid in the National Interest: Promoting Freedom, Security and Opportunity.

WHO: The speakers are:

Andrew S. Natsios, Administrator, U.S. Agency for International Development

Dr. Larry Wortzel, Vice President, Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies

DATE: January 7, 2003

LOCATION: 214 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-675-1752

WEB ADDRESS:heritage.org

TIME: 11:15 a.m.

EVENT: SENATE DEMOCRATIC LEADER TOM DASCHLE holds a news conference to unveil his top legislative bills for the 108th Congress and introduce the new members of the Democratic leadership team.

DATE: January 7, 2003

LOCATION: Senate Radio and TV gallery, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Laura Nichols, 202-225-0100

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: WOMAN'S NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CLUB presents Dr. John Cole who has directed the activities of the Library of Congress' Center for the Book since it was created in 1977 by Librarian of Congress, Daniel J. Boorstin. Discussing Promoting Reading in the Digital Age.

DATE: January 7, 2003

LOCATION: 1526 New Hampshire Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-232-7363

WEB ADDRESS: democraticwomen.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Luncheon Newsmaker" news program featuring Former Governor of New York Mario Cumo.

DATE: January 7, 2003

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

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 1 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Luncheon Newsmaker" news program featuring The Editor-in-Chief of Foreign Policy Magazine, Moises Naim and The Vice President and Managing Director of the A.T. Kearney Global Business Council, Paul A. Laudicina.

DATE: January 7, 2003

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

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS presents the Hickory Project, featuring traditional and original bluegrass by Anthony Hannigan (mandolin, vocals), Danny Shipe (guitar, vocals), David Cavage (banjo, vocals), and Steve Belcher (acoustic bass) with expert licks by fiddle champion Sue Cunningham.

DATE: January 7, 2003

LOCATION: 2700 F St. NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-467-4600

WEB ADDRESS: kennedycenter.org

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: POLITICS & PROSE BOOKSTORE features author Lisa Gornick who reads from her novel, A Private Sorcery. The book draws from both the writer's craft and the clinician's wisdom.

DATE: January 7, 2003

LOCATION: 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

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