|AP National News Calendar|
|By The Associated Press||Apr 5, 2013, 2:49 PM|
Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of April 7-13, 2013. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute.
The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EST):
SUNDAY: No events of note.
MONDAY: No events of note.
TUESDAY: Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for February, 10 a.m.; Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for February, 10 a.m.
WEDNESDAY: Treasury releases federal budget for March, 2 p.m.; Federal Reserve releases minutes from March interest-rate meeting.
THURSDAY: — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.
FRIDAY: Commerce Department releases retail sales data for March, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for March, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases business inventories for February, 10 a.m.
SATURDAY: No events of note.
SUNDAY, APRIL 7
No events of note.
MONDAY, APRIL 8
Secretary of State John Kerry is in the Middle East for meetings with Israel and Palestinian leaders, through April 9. He visits London for meetings with foreign ministers of the Group of Eight industrialized powers, through April 11, and then visits Asia, with stops in South Korea, China and Japan, through April 15.
Washington — Supreme Court on break until April 15.
Berlin — Germany releases industrial production figures for February.
Alcoa Inc. reports quarterly financial results.
TUESDAY, APRIL 9
Washington — President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama host a celebration of Memphis, Tenn., soul music.
Washington — Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. Pacific Command and U.S. forces in Korea.
Washington — Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on the nomination of Ernest Moniz to be energy secretary.
Washington — House Appropriations subcommittee hearing on the Internal Revenue Service.
Berlin — Germany releases export and import data for February.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10
First lady Michele Obama speaks in Chicago about youth violence.
Washington — President Barack Obama releases his blueprint for the 2014 budget.
Washington — House Ways and Means subcommittee hearing on the government's ability to continue operating when it reaches its borrowing limit.
Washington — House Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee hearing on combating piracy.
Washington — House Science, Space and Technology subcommittee hearing on efforts to track asteroids and meteors.
THURSDAY, APRIL 11
Washington — President Barack Obama awards a posthumous Medal of Honor to Emil J. Kapaun, a Korean War Army chaplain credited with ministering and providing medical assistance to fellow soldiers under heavy fire during combat operations.
Washington — Treasury Secretary Jack Lew testifies before the House Ways and Means Committee on the president's budget proposal.
Washington — Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee on the president's budget proposal.
Washington — Acting Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee on the president's budget proposal.
Washington — Education Secretary Arne Duncan testifies at an oversight hearing by a House Appropriations subcommittee.
Washington — Senate Armed Services Committee receives a briefing on Syria.
Washington — House Appropriations subcommittee hearing on nuclear waste programs.
Washington — House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on Medicare.
New York — Selected chain retailers release March sales comparisons.
FRIDAY, APRIL 12
Washington — President Barack Obama presents the Navy football team with the 2012 Commander in Chief's Trophy.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. reports quarterly financial results.
Wells Fargo & Co. reports quarterly financial results.
SATURDAY, APRIL 13
No events of note.