National Press Club

  • East-West Dialogue
    East-West Dialogue

    June 27, 1988

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  • Peace Corps
    Peace Corps

    June 16, 1988

    Ms. Ruppe discusses the future of the Peace Corps. Congress approved increasing the number of volunteers from approximately 5,000 to 10,000 by 1992.

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  • U.S.-Soviet Relations & the Recent Summit
    U.S.-Soviet Relations & the Recent Summit

    June 7, 1988

    The former director of the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency discusses expectations the next president will face for arms control in the wake of the recent U.S.-Soviet summit.

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  • How a National Budget is Formed
    How a National Budget is Formed

    June 6, 1988

    The former U.S. president and member for 14 years of the House Appropriations Committee discusses the budget process.

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  • USA Today International Tour
    USA Today International Tour

    June 2, 1988

    Mr. Neuharth discusses his series of interviews with world leaders, including Fidel Castro and Yitzak Shamir, that appeared in USA Today and other Gannett newspapers. The series, titled "JetCapade," features stories and features of various nations.

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  • International Agriculture & Trade Issues
    International Agriculture & Trade Issues

    June 1, 1988

    The secretary gives a summary of U.S. agriculture entering the summer of 1988. At this early point in what would be a major summer drought, Sec. Lyng comments that "the weather is more uncertain than usual." Lyng also comments on opening Japan to U.S. agriculture products.

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  • U.S.-Soviet Relations
    U.S.-Soviet Relations

    May 26, 1988

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  • Making America Competitive
    Making America Competitive

    May 24, 1988

    The co-author of In Search of Excellence, Passion for Excellence, and Thriving on Chaos discusses ways of improving the competitiveness of U.S. manufacturers.

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  • Senior Citizens & the 1988 Presidential Election
    Senior Citizens & the 1988 Presidential Election

    May 19, 1988

    The oldest member of Congress, currently serving his 13th term in the House, Mr. Pepper discusses ways to motivate the elderly to vote in the presidential election and the roles that older citizens play in the selection process.

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  • Forum on Families & Working Parents
    Forum on Families & Working Parents

    May 18, 1988

    The first in a series of family issues forums features Sen. Hatch and Rep. Schroeder presenting their views on child care. Hatch recently introduced the Child Care Services Improvement Act in the Senate. The act proposes 375 million dollars in federal support for child care. Rep. Schroeder supports the $2.5…

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