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March 22, 2019

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

WEDNESDAY: Commerce Department releases international trade data for January, 8:30 a.m.

THURSDAY: National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for February, 10 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY: Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for February, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for February, 10 a.m.

SATURDAY: No events of note.

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SUNDAY, March 24

No events of note.

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MONDAY, March 25

Washington — Supreme Court hears arguments and issues orders.

Washington — President Donald Trump meets with Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, and hosts the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals.

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TUESDAY, March 26

Washington — President Donald Trump hosts a dinner for Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu.

Washington — Supreme Court hears arguments.

Washington — Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the Army, with the service’s secretary and chief of staff.

Washington — House Financial Services Committee hearing on disaster recovery money after recent hurricanes.

Washington — Senate Foreign Relations subcommittee hearing on Ukraine.

Washington — Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan and Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, testify about the president’s budget proposal before the House Armed Services Committee.

Washington — Energy Secretary Rick Perry testifies about the president’s budget proposal before a House Appropriations subcommittee.

Washington — Acting White House budget director Russ Vought testifies about the president’s budget proposal before a House Appropriations subcommittee.

Washington — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies about the president’s budget proposal before a House Appropriations subcommittee.

Washington — House Natural Resources subcommittee hearing on the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

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WEDNESDAY, March 27

Washington — President Donald Trump presents the Medal of Honor to the family of Travis Atkins, an Army staff sergeant killed in Iraq in 2007 while trying to subdue a suicide bomber in 2007.

Washington — Supreme Court hears arguments.

Washington — Senate Armed Services subcommittee hearing on military space operations and policy.

Washington — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo testifies about the president’s budget proposal before a House Appropriations subcommittee.

Washington — House Ways and Means Committee hearing on President Donald Trump’s tax cuts.

Washington — Kevin McAleenan, commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, testifies about the president’s budget proposal before a House Appropriations subcommittee.

Washington — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie testifies about the president’s budget proposal before a House Appropriations subcommittee.

Washington — House Judiciary subcommittee hearing on pardons.

Washington — House Intelligence Committee hearing with Felix Sater, a Russia-born executive who worked with Donald Trump’s former lawyer, Michael Cohen, on an ultimately unsuccessful deal to build a Trump Tower in Moscow.

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THURSDAY, March 28

President Donald Trump holds a political rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Washington — Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on the nomination of David Bernhardt to be interior secretary.

Washington — Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on the risk associated with a family of chemical compounds known as PFAS.

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FRIDAY, March 29

No events of note.

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SATURDAY, March 30

No events of note.