National Press Club

  • 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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  • New York City's Homeless Policy
    New York City's Homeless Policy

    January 6, 1988

    The mayor discusses Project Help, the city's program to involuntarily hospitalize mentally disabled homeless people.

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  • Bush: Foreign Policy Developments
    Bush: Foreign Policy Developments

    January 5, 1988

    The vice president discusses the INF treaty, the possibility of President Reagan going to Moscow for a summit, human rights, Nicaragua, and Soviet relations.

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  • Justice Department and Ed Meese
    Justice Department and Ed Meese

    December 29, 1987

    The assistant attorney general gives assurances that Attorney General Ed Meese has been very much in charge of the Justice Department. He then summarizes Justice Department efforts to combat drugs, terrorism, and obscenity.

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  • U.S.-Canadanian Trade Agreement
    U.S.-Canadanian Trade Agreement

    December 17, 1987

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  • Economy & International Policy of Italy
    Economy & International Policy of Italy

    December 17, 1987

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  • Protectionism & Competition in the U.S. Economy
    Protectionism & Competition in the U.S. Economy

    December 16, 1987

    The FTC chairman defends the Reagan administration's free-market philosophy.

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  • Beyond the Summit: Next Steps in Arms Control
    Beyond the Summit: Next Steps in Arms Control

    December 15, 1987

    Ambassador Nitze discusses five tasks to be pursued in the wake of the Dec. 8 signing of the INF treaty: ratification of the treaty, continued work on the START treaty, space and defense issues, non-nuclear arms, and the broader context of U.S.-Soviet relations.

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