AP National News Calendar

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Posted: May 20, 2011 5:02 PM
AP National News Calendar

Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of May 22-28, 2011. Note that many events, especially court appearances, are subject to change at the last minute.

The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EST):

SUNDAY: No events of note.

MONDAY: No events of note.

TUESDAY: Commerce Department releases new home sales for April, 10 a.m.; Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on the future of the housing finance system.; House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on domestic oil and gas production.

WEDNESDAY: Commerce Department releases durable goods for April, 8:30 a.m.; Senate Finance Committee hearing on the U.S.-Panama free trade agreement; House Natural Resources Committee hearing on gasoline prices.

THURSDAY: Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases first-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; Senate Finance Committee hearing on the U.S.-South Korea free trade agreement.

FRIDAY: Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for April, 8:30 a.m.; National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for March, 10 a.m.

SATURDAY: No events of note.

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SUNDAY, MAY 22:

No events of note.

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MONDAY, MAY 23:

President Barack Obama visits Ireland, Britain, France and Poland, through May 28.

Washington _ Supreme Court issues orders and opinions.

Washington _ Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on the White House plan to protect cyberspace.

Washington _ Israel's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, speaks to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.

Campbell Soup Co. releases quarterly financial results.

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TUESDAY, MAY 24:

Washington _ Israel's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, addresses a joint session of Congress.

Washington _ Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on al-Qaida, the Taliban and other extremist groups in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Washington _ Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on ways to reduce abuse, misuse, diversion, and fraud involving prescription drugs.

Washington _ Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs subcommittee hearing on border corruption.

Washington _ Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on the future of the housing finance system.

Washington _ Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation subcommittee hearing on air traffic control safety.

Washington _ Defense Secretary Robert Gates speaks at a Washington think tank.

Washington _ House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on domestic oil and gas production.

Washington _ 2011 National Geographic Bee, through March 25.

Medtronic Inc. releases quarterly financial results.

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WEDNESDAY, MAY 25:

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is in Paris for meetings of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, through May 26.

Washington _ Senate Finance Committee hearing on the U.S.-Panama free trade agreement.

Washington _ House Homeland Security Committee hearing on the homeland security implications of the killing of Osama bin Laden.

Washington _ House Natural Resources Committee hearing on gasoline prices.

Costco Wholesale Corp. releases quarterly financial results.

Hormel Foods Corp. releases quarterly financial results.

Toll Brothers Inc. releases quarterly financial results.

Paris _ Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is in Paris for meetings of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.

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THURSDAY, MAY 26:

Washington _ Supreme Court issues opinions.

Washington _ Senate Finance Committee hearing on the U.S.-South Korea free trade agreement.

NEW YORK _ Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

Heinz Co. releases quarterly financial results.

Tiffany & Co. releases quarterly financial results.

Sony Corp. releases quarterly financial results.

Deauville, France _ France hosts summit of leaders of Group of Eight leading industrialized economies.

Paris _ Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is in Paris for meetings of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.

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FRIDAY, MAY 27:

Deauville, France _ France hosts summit of leaders of Group of Eight leading industrialized economies.

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SATURDAY, MAY 28:

No events of note.