National Press Club

  • Finland's Role in the New Europe
    Finland's Role in the New Europe

    May 14, 1992

    Prime Minister Esko Aho of Finland addressed a luncheon at the National Press Club on the spread of democracy in Europe and Finland's role in the economic and political changes in Europe. Prime Minister Aho had met earlier in the week with President Bush and several cabinet members concerning economic…

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  • State of the World Report
    State of the World Report

    May 13, 1992

    U.N. Secretary General Boutros-Ghali addressed a luncheon of the National Press Club on the state of the world in 1992. He delivered a "balance sheet" of what the United Nations had achieved and not achieved since his inauguration as U.N. president 135 days earlier, and discussed areas of U.N. involvement…

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  • U.S.-Japan Trade Relations
    U.S.-Japan Trade Relations

    May 6, 1992

    Japanese Ambassador to the United States, Takakazu Kuriyama, spoke in a morning newsmaker session at the National Press Club to discuss U.S.-Japanese trade relations. He also discussed the social relationship between the U.S. and Japan, and spoke on means of reducing anti-Japanese sentiment in the United States.

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  • Peace Corps in Former Soviet Union
    Peace Corps in Former Soviet Union

    May 5, 1992

    Elaine Chao, director of the Peace Corps, spoke before a National Press Club luncheon to discuss the future goals and policies of the Peace Corps and to announce the Peace Corps would send volunteers to the republics of the former Soviet Union by December, 1992. She spoke on the optimism…

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  • Physical Fitness in American Society
    Physical Fitness in American Society

    May 1, 1992

    Bodybuilder Arnold Schwarzenegger addressed a luncheon of the National Press Club on the first day of National Physical Fitness Month. Mr. Schwarzenegger, head of the President's Council on Physical Fitness, discussed the council's work in starting a "fitness crusade," to publicize the need for physical fitness. Following his prepared remarks,…

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  • Environmental Issues
    Environmental Issues

    April 30, 1992

    Mr. Reilly discussed the Bush administration's position on the upcoming United Nations environmental summit. Representatives of member nations will meet in Rio de Janeiro this summer to discuss international solutions to global environmental problems.

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  • America's Social Needs
    America's Social Needs

    April 29, 1992

    Secretary of Health and Human Services Louis Sullivan discussed the social needs of America in an address to a luncheon at the National Press Club. In his remarks, Sec. Sullivan discussed health care reforms and other health issues in American society. Following his remarks, Sec. Sullivan responded to questions from…

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  • Family Relationships
    Family Relationships

    April 24, 1992

    Dr. T. Berry Brazelton, professor of pediatrics at Harvard University, spoke on family relationships to a luncheon at the National Press Club. Dr. Brazelton is the author of several books on child development, and in his remarks Dr. Brazelton urged that family and child issues take a prominent place in…

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  • Seawolf and the Submarine Industrial Base
    Seawolf and the Submarine Industrial Base

    April 24, 1992

    Former Admiral Carlisle Trost discussed the impact proposed cuts in the production of Seawolf submarines would have on the defense industry.

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  • Professional Baseball Issues
    Professional Baseball Issues

    April 22, 1992

    Commissioner Vincent spoke about a number of issues surrounding the 1992 baseball season. He addressed foreign ownership of U.S. baseball franchises, player's salaries, minorities in the front offices, drug use and gambling in professional sports. He also answered questions from the audience.

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