National Press Club

  • Economic Policy
    Economic Policy

    March 1, 1988

    Miller discusses the economic recovery under Reagan and then talks about specific policy issues, such as the value of the dollar and the trade deficit. This appearance comes two weeks after the release of the administration's FY 1989 budget.

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  • The President's Commission on AIDS
    The President's Commission on AIDS

    February 29, 1988

    Admiral Watkins discusses the need for government, business, and social institutions to confront AIDS. He says that the nature of transmission of the disease makes it hard to confront but maintains that the manner of transmission also offers an opportunity to control the spread of AIDS. Unlike epidemics of the…

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  • Portugal Now
    Portugal Now

    February 25, 1988

    The prime minister discusses Portugal's economic growth, democracy, political relations with former colonies, and membership in the European Community.

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  • Reshaping the Federal Role in Aviation
    Reshaping the Federal Role in Aviation

    February 11, 1988

    Sec. Burnley discusses airline safety fears, saying they have not changed over decades. He says accident rates are actually down and deregulation is unfairly accused of causing safety problems. Burnley then discusses a variety of proposals to reform the FAA.

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  • AIDS Among Minorities
    AIDS Among Minorities

    February 10, 1988

    Ms. Warwick discusses AIDS among minorities as well as fundraising efforts for the prevention and cure of AIDS.

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  • Business Outlook and the Congressional Agenda
    Business Outlook and the Congressional Agenda

    February 4, 1988

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  • Impact of INF Treaty on NATO
    Impact of INF Treaty on NATO

    January 29, 1988

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  • Public's Experience in Recent Elections
    Public's Experience in Recent Elections

    January 20, 1988

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  • U.S.-Japanese Relations
    U.S.-Japanese Relations

    January 14, 1988

    The prime minister discusses Japanese initiatives in the areas of economic relations with the U.S., problems of developing countries, and defense. He describes his goal as being to make Japan contribute more to the world. Mr. Takeshita became prime minister in November 1987.

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  • Realities Facing the U.S. Military
    Realities Facing the U.S. Military

    January 13, 1988

    Secretary Webb talked about the need for open discussion regarding whether, and how, the U.S. can maintain commitments throughout the world. He said that commitments cannot be maintained while reducing the size of the Navy. He also called for Japan to assume more military responsibility. After his remarks he responded…

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