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AP National News Calendar

Friday - 6/20/2014, 6:39pm  ET

The Associated Press

Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of June 23-29. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute.

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

MONDAY, June 23

WASHINGTON -- National Association of Realtors releases existing home sales for May, 10 a.m.

HONG KONG -- HSBC China preliminary purchasing managers' index for June, giving earliest indication of state of factory activity in No. 2 economy.

TUESDAY, June 24

WASHINGTON -- Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for April, 9 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for May, 10 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for June, 10 a.m.

BERLIN -- Germany's Ifo institute releases its monthly business confidence index, a key indicator for Europe's biggest economy.

Walgreen Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

WEDNESDAY, June 25

WASHINGTON -- Commerce Department releases first-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases durable goods for May, 8:30 a.m.

Monsanto Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

THURSDAY, June 26

WASHINGTON -- Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for May, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

Nike Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.

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More events:

MONDAY, JUNE 23

Secretary of State John Kerry holds meetings in Europe and the Mideast this week.

WASHINGTON -- Supreme Courts issues orders.

WASHINGTON -- House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the missing emails from former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner.

WASHINGTON -- House Veterans' Affairs Committee hearing on the capacity of the Department of Veterans Affairs to care for veterans.

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TUESDAY, JUNE 24

WASHINGTON -- The National Transportation Safety Board meets to determine the probable cause of the July 2013 crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214 in California.

WASHINGTON -- House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the missing emails from former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner.

WASHINGTON -- House Homeland Security Committee hearing on unaccompanied children who are crossing into the United States.

WASHINGTON -- House Judiciary subcommittee hearing on the proposed merger of AT&T and DirectTV.

WASHINGTON -- House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on the case of a Sudanese woman who, according to her lawyer, has been sentenced to death for refusing to recant her Christian faith after allegedly converting from Islam.

WASHINGTON -- House Natural Resources subcommittee hearing on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's plan to put in place a ban on the commercial trade in elephant ivory.

WASHINGTON -- Senate Finance Committee hearing on student debt.

WASHINGTON -- Joint Economic Committee hearing on natural gas production.

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama meets with Israel's president, Shimon Peres.

WASHINGTON -- House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on Afghanistan.

WASHINGTON -- House Science, Space and Technology Committee hearing on the future of human space exploration.

WASHINGTON -- Joint hearing by a House Education and the Workforce subcommittee and a House Homeland Security subcommittee on data mining and student privacy.

WASHINGTON -- House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on children migration to the U.S. from Central America.

WASHINGTON -- House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on Libya.

WASHINGTON -- Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on amending the Voting Rights Act.

WASHINGTON -- Senate Finance Committee hearing on enforcing trade rules.

WASHINGTON -- Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on U.S.-China relations.

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THURSDAY, JUNE 26

President Barack Obama plans a fundraising trip to Minnesota.

WASHINGTON -- Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on sexual assaults on college campuses.

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FRIDAY, JUNE 27

No events of note.

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SATURDAY, JUNE 28

No events of note.

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SUNDAY, JUNE 29

No events of note.


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