National Press Club

  • Status of Social Security
    Status of Social Security

    March 3, 1992

    Commissioner King talked about the special problems of the Social Security system and her attempts to solve them with modern. She also confronted some of the myths about Social Security.

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  • Bulgarian Prime Minister Speech
    Bulgarian Prime Minister Speech

    March 2, 1992

    The new prime minister of Bulgaria discussed the situation in Eastern Europe since the end of the Cold War. Mr. Dimitrov took office in November 1991 after his coalition party, the Union of Democratic Forces, won a majority of parliamentary elections.

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  • America's Cities
    America's Cities

    February 28, 1992

    Mayor Flynn talked about the presidential candidates and their proposals for helping America's urban areas. He also described ways in which cities can increase their political influence during the election year and beyond. Mayor Flynn is president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors.

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  • China's New Emperors
    China's New Emperors

    February 25, 1992

    Mr. Salisbury, author of The New Emperors, talked about the changes which have taken place within the Chinese leadership over the last forty years Mr. Salisbury won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of international affairs.

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  • Situation in El Salvador
    Situation in El Salvador

    February 24, 1992

    Mr. Christiani discussed the ongoing peace process in El Salvador. If the current cease fire in El Salvador remains successful, it will end a twelve year civil war.

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  • Swedish Prime Minister
    Swedish Prime Minister

    February 22, 1992

    Carl Bildt, Prime Minister of Sweden, discussed the challenges of the new European era and Sweden's role in the new era.

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  • Challenges Facing Zambia in the 1990's
    Challenges Facing Zambia in the 1990's

    February 19, 1992

    Mr. Chiluba was recently elected president of Zambia in the country's first mulitparty elections in almost two decades. He spoke to the audience about the challenges facing Zambia. Mr. Chiluba is visiting the United States to receive the AFL-CIO's annual George Meany Human Rights Award.

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  • Small Business Growth
    Small Business Growth

    February 18, 1992

    Mr. Breeden talked about a Securities and Exchange Commission initiative designed to promote small business growth.

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  • Turkish Prime Minister
    Turkish Prime Minister

    February 12, 1992

    Mr. Demirel discussed his nation's role in a United Europe and the situation in neighboring Iraq. He also responded to questions from the audience.

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  • Campaign 1992: National Party Chairmen
    Campaign 1992: National Party Chairmen

    February 7, 1992

    In a joint appearance before the National Press Club, Richard Bond, chairman of the Republican National Committee, and Ron Brown, chairman of the Democratic National Committee, discussed the issues facing the American electorate. Each party chairman delivered remarks to the audience on partisan American political issues including economic recovery proposals,…

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