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February 22, 2019

Eds: Major scheduled events for the week Feb. 24-March 2. 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: Commerce Department releases housing starts for December, 8:30 a.m.; Standard & Poor’s releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for December, 9 a.m.; Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for February, 10 a.m. NOTE: The Commerce Department is postponing the release of new home sales data for January.

WEDNESDAY: National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for January, 10 a.m. NOTE: Commerce Department postpones the release of durable goods data for January.

THURSDAY: Commerce Department releases fourth-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY: NOTE: Because of the impact from the government shutdown, the Commerce Department will release personal income data for January and both personal spending and income data for January, 8:30 a.m.; Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for February, 10 a.m. NOTE: Commerce Department postpones the release of construction spending data for January.

SATURDAY: No events of note.

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SUNDAY, Feb. 24

No events of note.

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MONDAY, Feb. 25

Vice President Mike Pence visits Colombia.

Washington — President Donald Trump hosts a meeting with the nation’s governors.

Washington — Supreme Court hears arguments and issues orders.

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TUESDAY, Feb. 26

Washington — Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, is scheduled to testify in private before the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Washington — House expected to vote on a resolution to block the national emergency declaration that President Donald Trump has issued.

Washington — Supreme Court hears arguments.

Washington — House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on consumer data and privacy concerns.

Washington — House Financial Services Committee hearing on credit rating agencies.

Washington — House Armed Services subcommittee hearing on the U.S. decision to withdraw from an arms control treaty with Russia.

Washington — House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on Venezuela.

Washington — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on monetary policy.

Washington — Senate Finance Committee hearing on drug prices, with drug industry executives invited to testify.

Washington — House Judiciary Committee hearing on the Trump administration’s separation policy involving migrant families. Among the scheduled witnesses is Carla Provost, head of U.S. Border Patrol.

Washington — House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s enforcement program.

Washington — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee.

Washington — House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on the U.S.-North Korea summit.

Washington — House Foreign Affairs subcommittee hearing on refugees, migrants and asylum-seekers.

The Home Depot Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

Macy’s Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

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WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27

President Donald Trump meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Hanoi, Vietnam, through Feb. 28.

Washington — Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, is scheduled to testify in public before the House Oversight and Reform Committee.

Washington — Supreme Court hears arguments.

Washington — Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue testifies before the House Agriculture Committee on the rural economy.

Washington — House Armed Services subcommittee hearing on the military policy regarding transgender service members.

Washington — Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on a federal data privacy framework.

Washington — Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on assessing the role of the U.S. in the world.

Oxon Hill, Maryland — Conservative Political Action Conference, through March 2.

Washington — House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on the measles outbreak.

Washington — House Appropriations subcommittee hearing on President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration and how it might affect military construction and readiness.

Washington — House Appropriations subcommittee hearing on election security.

Washington — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before the House Finance Services Committee on monetary policy.

Washington — Scott Gottlieb, the Food and Drug Administration commissioner, testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee.

Washington — House Education and Labor subcommittee hearing on disciplinary practices in the classroom.

Washington — House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on President Donald Trump’s foreign policy, with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

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THURSDAY, Feb. 28

Washington — Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, is scheduled to testify in private before the House Intelligence Committee.

Washington — Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on nuclear policy.

Washington — Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on the International Energy Agency’s world energy outlook.

Washington — House Judiciary subcommittee hearing on President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration.

Washington — House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on the Paris climate agreement.

Washington — Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing on opioids.

Washington — Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs subcommittee hearing on China’s impact on the U.S. education system.

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FRIDAY, March 1

Detroit — Automakers release vehicle sales for February.

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SATURDAY, March 2

Washington — U.S. deadline to impose import taxes on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods unless there is a trade deal.