The Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
January, 1981

January 20, 1981
Inaugural Address
Remarks on Signing the Federal Employee Hiring Freeze Memorandum and the Cabinet Member Nominations
Memorandum Directing a Federal Employee Hiring Freeze
Nominations of Cabinet Members
Toast at the Inaugural Luncheon
Exchange With Reporters on the Release of the American Hostages in Iran
Remarks at the Inaugural Balls

January 22, 1981
Remarks on Signing a Memorandum Directing Reductions in Federal Spending
Memorandum Directing Reductions in Federal Spending
Remarks Announcing the Establishment of the Presidential Task Force on Regulatory Relief
Message to the Freed American Hostages

January 23, 1981
Nominations
Remarks Announcing the Selection of Murray L. Weidenbaum

January 24, 1981
Nominations

January 25, 1981
Remarks at a White House Reception for the Families of the Freed American Hostages

January 26, 1981
Appointment of Allen W. Locke as Deputy Staff Secretary of the White House
Remarks on Signing a Resolution Proclaiming a Day of Thanksgiving for the Freed American Hostages

January 27, 1981
Nominations
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for the Freed American Hostages
Remarks at a White House Reception for the Freed American Hostages and Their Families

January 28, 1981
Executive Order 12287 -- Decontrol of Crude Oil and Refined Petroleum Products
Statement on Signing Executive Order 12287, Providing for the Decontrol of Crude Oil and Refined Petroleum Products
Toasts at the Luncheon Honoring Prime Minister Edward Philip George Seaga of Jamaica
Remarks on the Departure of Prime Minister Edward Philip George Seaga of Jamaica

January 29, 1981
Nominations
The President's News Conference
Executive Order 12288 -- Termination of the Wage and Price Regulatory Program
Message to the Congress Reporting a Budget Rescission
Memorandum Postponing Pending Federal Regulations

January 30, 1981
Miscellaneous Statements and Messages