National Press Club

  • 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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  • 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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