National Press Club

  • Situation in Panama
    Situation in Panama

    March 21, 1990

    The Panamanian vice president's appearance came four months after the U.S. invasion of Panama and one week after the president of Panama, Guillermo Endara, had ended a 13-day hunger strike. The Panamanian president's hunger strike ended when President Bush introduced a $570 million Panamanian aid plan to Congress.

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  • America's New Mainstream
    America's New Mainstream

    March 20, 1990

    The grandson of slaves, Mr. Wilder was the first black elected to a state Senate in 1969. In 1985, he was the highest ranking black elected state official as Virginia's lieutenant governor. Then, on January 13, 1990, he was sworn in as Virginia's new governor and became the first black…

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  • Freedom of Information
    Freedom of Information

    March 16, 1990

    Ms. Hefner's address was sponsored by the National Press Club and the Society of Professional Journalists. It was part of activities commemorating passage of the Freedom of Information Act in 1966. Her speech followed a moment of silence observed for Associated Press reporter Terry Anderson, who was entering his sixth…

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  • Freedom of Information Day
    Freedom of Information Day

    March 16, 1990

    The program was sponsored by the National Press Club and the Society of Professional Journalists. The complete title of the program is "Freedom of Information Act - Strategies and Developments."

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  • The Bush Administration and the Press
    The Bush Administration and the Press

    March 16, 1990

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  • The Bush Administration and the Press
    The Bush Administration and the Press

    March 16, 1990

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  • National Transportation Policy
    National Transportation Policy

    March 14, 1990

    The transportation secretary's appearance came a week after the Bush administration released its annual transportation policy. Secretary Skinner discussed the development of the policy. He also discussed the international aspects of the "new transportation era."

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  • Address by Italian Prime Minister
    Address by Italian Prime Minister

    March 7, 1990

    The Italian prime minister's appearance came the day after he met with President Bush. Mr. Andreotti, who has served in the Italian government since World War II, spoke about his concerns over German reunification.

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  • Changing Military Threat in Europe
    Changing Military Threat in Europe

    March 5, 1990

    Gen. Galvin's appearance came within a month after President Bush's proposal for troop reductions in Europe had been accepted by the Soviet Union. Galvin spoke about instability in Eastern Europe, arms control proposals, and the question of a reunified Germany's membership in NATO.

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  • Free Radio's Changing Role in Eastern Europe
    Free Radio's Changing Role in Eastern Europe

    March 2, 1990

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