DIARY – Today in Washington – May 20

May 20

ALL TIMES IN EDT/GMT

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0830/1230 – USDA releases weekly export sales report.

0830/1230 – Labor Dept. issues weekly Jobless Claims

1000/1400 – Freddie Mac issues weekly U.S. mortgage rates

Mary Schapiro, chairman of the Securities and Exchange
Commission, and Gary Gensler, chairman of the Commodity Futures
Trading Commission, testify at a Senate Banking Committee
hearing on causes and lessons of May 6 market plunge.

1000/1400 – Conference Board issues Leading Economic
Indicators for April.

1100/1500 – Treasury Dept. weekly announcement of 3- and
6-month bill sale offerings; announces 2-, 5-, 7-year note
sales.

1400/1800 – Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo
testifies on “International Response to European Debt Problems”
before House Financial Services subcommittees.

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DIARY – Federal Reserve Events [FED/DIARY]

U.S. Indicators [US/ECI]

U.S. Treasury new issues calendar [US/C]

Stock Market Today

DIARY – Today in Washington – May 20