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September 28, 2018

Eds: Major scheduled events for the week Sept. 30-Oct. 6. 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: Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for September, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for August, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY: No events of note.

WEDNESDAY: ADP releases its employment survey for September, 8:15 a.m.; Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for September, 10 a.m.

THURSDAY: Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases factory orders for August, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY: Labor Department releases employment data for September, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases international trade data for August, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for August, 3 p.m.

SATURDAY: No events of note.

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SUNDAY, Sept. 30

No events of note.

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MONDAY, Oct. 1

President Donald Trump bestows the Medal of Honor on retired Army Staff Sgt. Ronald J. Shurer II for his actions in Afghanistan, and holds a rally in Johnson City, Tennessee.

Melania Trump begins a weeklong trip to Africa.

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visits Paris, through Oct. 2.

Washington — New Supreme Court term begins; the justices hear arguments and issue orders.

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TUESDAY, Oct. 2

President Donald Trump holds a rally in Southaven, Mississippi.

Washington — Supreme Court hears arguments.

Washington — Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Russia’s role in Syria.

Washington — Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on religious liberty around the world.

Detroit — Automakers release vehicle sales for September.

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WEDNESDAY, Oct. 3

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attends a NATO defense ministers meeting in Brussels, through Oct. 4.

Washington — Supreme Court hears arguments.

Washington — Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on antitrust laws.

Washington — Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on big banks’ bankruptcy, focusing on 10 years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers.

Washington — Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on positive train control, a technology designed to automatically stop trains before certain possible accidents.

Washington — Senate Environment and Public Works subcommittee hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s use of “sound and transparent” science in regulation.

Washington — Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions subcommittee hearing on rare diseases and expediting treatment for patients.

Washington — Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation subcommittee hearing on protecting Olympic athletes from abuse.

PepsiCo Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

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THURSDAY, Oct. 4

President Donald Trump holds a rally in Rochester, Minnesota.

Washington — Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on money laundering and illicit finance.

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FRIDAY, Oct. 5

No events of note.

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SATURDAY, Oct. 6

President Donald Trump holds a rally in Topeka, Kansas.

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