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AP National News Calendar

May 17, 2019

Eds: Major scheduled events for the week May 19-25. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute.

The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times are Eastern), unless otherwise noted:

SUNDAY: No events of note.

MONDAY: No events of note.

TUESDAY: National Association of Realtors releases existing home sales for April, 10 a.m.

WEDNESDAY: Federal Reserve releases minutes from April interest-rate meeting.

THURSDAY: Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for April, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY: Commerce Department releases durable goods for April, 8:30 a.m.

SATURDAY: No events of note.


SUNDAY, May 19

WASHINGTON — National Geographic Bee, through May 22


MONDAY, May 20

President Donald Trump holds a rally in Montoursville, Pennsylvania.

WASHINGTON — Supreme Court issues orders and opinions.

WASHINGTON — Senate Foreign Relations Committee receives a private briefing on Afghanistan.



WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump meets with the leaders of Palau, the Marshall Islands and Micronesia.

WASHINGTON — Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee hearing on climate change and agriculture.

WASHINGTON — Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on digital advertising, data privacy and competition.

WASHINGTON — Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on renewable energy and energy efficiency.

WASHINGTON — House Financial Services Committee hearing on the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

WASHINGTON — House Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee hearing on the Transportation Security Administration’s workforce.

WASHINGTON — House Judiciary Committee has invited former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify about special counsel Robert Mueller’s report.

WASHINGTON — House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on Russian attempts to undermine democracy.



WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is expected to meet with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on infrastructure.

WASHINGTON — House Budget Committee hearing on a single-payer health care system.

WASHINGTON — Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing the proposed budget for the Interior Department.

WASHINGTON — House Homeland Security Committee hearing on the proposed budget for the Homeland Security Department, with the acting secretary, Kevin McAleenan.

WASHINGTON — House Oversight and Reform Committee on facial recognition technology.

WASHINGTON — House Ways and Means subcommittee hearing on the proposed trade agreement with Canada and Mexico.

WASHINGTON — House Oversight and Reform subcommittee hearing on pro-profit colleges.

WASHINGTON — Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Afghanistan, with Zalmay Khalilzad, special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation.



WASHINGTON — Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing with the acting Homeland Security secretary, Kevin McAleenan.


FRIDAY, May 24

No events of note.



President Donald Trump visits Japan, through May 28.