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Today In Washington

Highlights of today's events in Washington:

President Bush is on foreign travel to Slovenia, Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom until June 16.

• The Senate is not in session.


• The House meets at 10 a.m. in a pro forma session.

• Agriculture Secretary Ed Schafer, Veterans Affairs Secretary James Peake, and Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., deliver remarks at Sen. Wayne Allard's 2008 Capital Conference. (G-50 Dirksen, events begin at 8 a.m.)

• Treasury Department Special Envoy for China and the Strategic Economic Dialogue Alan Holmer participates in a news conference prior to the upcoming U.S.-China Strategic Economic Dialogue. (Treasury Department, 10:30 a.m.)


• Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., Sens. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., and Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., participate in a news conference "to discuss what Democrats have done to strengthen the economy, address the energy crisis, cut taxes and create jobs." (S-211, 11:45 a.m.)

• Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., delivers remarks at a reception on "Securing the Principles of Liberty." (Grand Hyatt Washington, 6:30 p.m.)

• Details on these and other events are available in today's Daybook.

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