The Note

First Lady Laura Bush attends a fundraiser luncheon for the congressional campaign of state Sen. Larry Diedrich (R-S.D.) in Sioux Falls, S.D., before attending a Bush-Cheney 2004 rally and Victory '04 dinner in Las Vegas in the evening.

Arkansas, Oregon and Kentucky hold their presidential primaries on Tuesday.

On Wednesday, President Bush speaks to the NCAA Winter Sports Champions, meets with the Prime Minister of Italy at the White House, and then speaks at the Sons of Italy Foundation 16th Annual National Education and Leadership Awards Gala at the Hyatt Hotel, Washington, D.C. Sen. Kerry is in Washington on Wednesday with no scheduled events.

Vice President Cheney delivers the Coast Guard Academy's commencement address in New London, Conn., while Mrs. Bush appears on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

On Thursday, the President meets with the Prime Minister of Greece at the White House. Sen. Kerry is also in Washington on Thursday before flying to Boston in the afternoon.

Mrs. Bush attends a Victory '04 luncheon and RNC fundraiser in Albuquerque. Gov. Bill Richardson (D-N.M.) addresses New Hampshire Democrats in Manchester. And the New Democrat Network holds its annual meeting featuring appearances by Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.), Rep. Artur Davis (D-Ala.), Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.), Rep. Brad Carson (D-Okla.), Colorado Attorney General Ken Salazar, Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, former DNC Chair Joe Andrew, and former White House Press Secretary Mike McCurry, D.C.

On Friday, President Bush delivers the commencement address at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, La., then attends a fundraiser reception at a private residence, Metairie, La. Sen. Kerry campaigns in Greenwich and Stamford, Conn.

Former President Bill Clinton delivers the inaugural lecture in the Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics lecture series at the University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kan. Lynne Cheney keynotes at the Wisconsin Republican Party Convention in La Crosse, Wis. Gov. George Pataki (R-N.Y.) speaks at the Belknap County Lincoln Day Dinner, Gilford, N.H. Republican National Convention CEO Bill Harris participates in a Web chat to mark 100 days until the start of the convention.

On Saturday, President Bush will be at the ranch in Crawford, Texas. He is expected to attend a family dinner in honor of his daughter Jenna's graduation from the University of Texas in Austin on Saturday, and a family dinner in honor of his daughter Barbara's graduation from Yale in New Haven, Conn., on Sunday. Sen. Kerry's schedule is still TBA.

On Saturday, former Gov. Howard Dean (D-Vt.) attends a fundraiser for Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) in Plainfield, N.J. Rep. Marty Meehan (D-Mass.) keynotes a breakfast at the New Hampshire Democratic Party's state convention in Manchester, N.H. The Hip-Hop Summit Action Network summit kicks off at the Fox Theatre in Detroit.

On Sunday, President Bush will be back at the White House with no scheduled events. Sen. Kerry's schedule is still TBA.

Sen. Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) also campaigns with Washington Senate candidate Rep. George Nethercutt (R-Wash.) in Seattle and Tri-Cities, Wash. Sen. John Edwards (D-N.C.) campaigns with North Carolina Senate candidate Erskine Bowles in Raleigh, N.C. Former Vice President Al Gore and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., participate in a town hall meeting sponsored by to discuss global climate change, New York City.

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