Monday, July 24, 2006
DAYAHEAD/Events making news today ...
  • President Bush visits Walter Reed Army Medical Center at 10:10 a.m. ET to make remarks at a naturalization ceremony. At 2:25 p.m. ET, Bush signs H.R. 42 "Freedom to Display the American Flag Act of 2005" into law. He attends a Republican National Committee reception at 5:35 p.m. ET being held at Evermay.

  • The House convenes at 12:30 p.m. ET. The Senate will gavel into session at 2 p.m. ET for a period of morning business and at 3 p.m. ET the chamber begins considering the nomination of Jerome Holmes to be a U.S. Circuit Judge for the Tenth Circuit.

  • Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-California) makes two stops for Sen. Joe Lieberman (D-Connecticut) this morning. The first stop is at 10:45 a.m. ET in Norwalk, followed by a fundraiser at 11:45 a.m. ET in Stamford. Former President Bill Clinton attends a 4 p.m. ET campaign rally for Lieberman in Waterbury.

  • Former Sen. John Breaux (D-Louisiana) and former White House Press Secretaries Ari Fleischer and Mike McCurry "Discuss Health Care Reform Messages for (the) White House and Capitol Hill" at 11 a.m. ET in the St. Regis Hotel.

  • Vice President Cheney attends a 1:25 p.m. ET fundraiser in Springdale, Arkansas for former Rep. Asa Hutchison (R), who is running for governor. At 6 p.m. ET, Cheney travels to Dothan, Alabama, to attend a fundraiser for Gov. Bob Riley.

  • House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California) speaks to the Agribusiness Club at 12:45 p.m. ET in the Washington Court Hotel.

  • Sen. Bob Menendez (D-New Jersey), who is running for his own six-year term in the Senate, joins Democratic members of the New Jersey delegation to make what is being billed as "a major campaign announcement" in Trenton, New Jersey, at 2 p.m. ET.

  • Republican National Committee Chairman Ken Mehlman makes remarks to the AIPAC Summer Seminar for Washington interns at 3:30 p.m. ET and then attends the RNC fundraiser with Bush this evening. Eighty people are expected to attend the event that will raise $1 million, an RNC official said.
  • Posted By Mark Preston, CNN Political Unit: 7/24/2006 10:57:00 AM ET | Permalink
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