National Press Club

  • The State of California
    The State of California

    January 31, 1992

    Governor Wilson spoke on a number of topics, including California's state budget problems, his efforts to cut certain state services, and whether he will run for the presidency in 1996. Governor Wilson was elected in 1990 after serving eight years as a U.S. senator.

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  • The State of Pennsylvania
    The State of Pennsylvania

    January 27, 1992

    Governor Casey spoke about issues facing Pennsylvania and the nation in the coming year.

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  • House Agenda
    House Agenda

    January 23, 1992

    Rep. Foley spoke on issues facing Congress, as members begin the second session of the 102nd Congress. He talked about the state of the economy, term limitations, and the agenda for the upcoming session. He commented upon the last session, including the importance of the Persian Gulf War debate. In…

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  • Kuwait Today
    Kuwait Today

    January 21, 1992

    Professor Al-Najjar spoke with reporters on events in Kuwait one year after the Persian Gulf War. He is chairman of the Kuwaiti Association to Defend War Victims.

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  • Keeping Presidential Campaigns Clean
    Keeping Presidential Campaigns Clean

    January 16, 1992

    Panelists discussed,"Presidential Campaigns: Is It Possible to Keep Them Clean and Relevant?"

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  • Senate Agenda
    Senate Agenda

    January 16, 1992

    Senator Mitchell addressed the National Press Club on the Senate agenda for the upcoming session. He is majority leader of the Senate. He discussed President Bush's handling of the economy, the nation's unemployment, and the Democratic party's presidential campaign.

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  • Making the Movie J.F.K.
    Making the Movie J.F.K.

    January 15, 1992

    Mr. Stone described the development and filming of the movie, J.F.K. The movie subscribes to the conspiracy theory of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963, describing a plot by conservative political figures to take over the government.

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  • How the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Began
    How the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Began

    January 14, 1992

    Mr. Eastman, cartoonist, described the development of the successful and lucrative cartoon characters "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" from original conception as comic book characters to their appearance in two successful Hollywood movies. Following his prepared remarks, Mr. Eastman responded to questions from the audience.

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  • U.S. Art and Public Policy
    U.S. Art and Public Policy

    January 7, 1992

    Dr. Brown discussed the National Gallery of Art and other museums. He described the extreme downturn in the number of gifts of paintings and other art works to museums following changes in tax laws two years ago.

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  • Middle East Peace Talks
    Middle East Peace Talks

    December 19, 1991

    Mr. Shoval discussed the Middle East peace talks and took questions from reporters. The peace talks, which have been taking place in Washington, DC over the last two weeks, were suspended on Wednesday, and are scheduled to resume on January 7th. Israeli Ambassador to the United States Shoval said the…

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