Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
March 1981

March 2, 1981
Remarks at the Mid-Winter Congressional City Conference of the National League of Cities
Appointment of Three Members of the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

March 3, 1981
Executive Order 12296 -- President's Economic Policy Advisory Board
Nominations, March 3, 1981
Excerpts From an Interview With Walter Cronkite of CBS News

March 4, 1981
Proclamation 4832 -- World Trade Week, 1981
Nominations, March 4, 1981

March 5, 1981
Statement Announcing Additional Federal Aid for Programs Relating to the Murdered and Missing Young People in Atlanta, Georgia
Nomination of Two Associate Judges of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia

March 6, 1981
The President's News Conference
Nomination of Charles Z. Wick To Be Director of the International Communication Agency

March 9, 1981
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session During a White House Briefing for the National Association of Counties
Nominations, March 9, 1981
Remarks on Signing Documents Transmitting Budget Revisions to the Congress

March 10, 1981
Messages to Congress & Letter to Speaker of the House, March 10, 1981
Remarks of the President and Governor General Edward R. Schreyer of Canada at the Welcoming Ceremony in Ottawa
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau of Canada Prior to Their Meetings in Ottawa
Remarks of the President and Governor General Edward R. Schreyer of Canada at the State Dinner in Ottawa

March 11, 1981
Address of the President and Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau of Canada Before a Joint Session of the Parliament in Ottawa
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau of Canada on the United States-Canadian Discussions in Ottawa

March 12, 1981
Executive Orders, March 12, 1981
Memorandum on Federal Cooperation With the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency

March 13, 1981
Nominations & Appointments, March 13, 1981
Remarks Announcing Additional Federal Aid for the Investigation of the Murdered and Missing Youth in Atlanta, Georgia
Statement on the National Defense Stockpile of Strategic and Critical Materials

March 14, 1981
Proclamation 4824 -- National Poison Prevention Week, 1981
Exchange With Reporters in New York, New York
Statement on the Westway Highway Project in New York, New York
Remarks Outside Angelo's Restaurant in New York, New York
Nominations, March 14, 1981

March 16, 1981
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session on the Program for Economic Recovery at a White House Luncheon for Congressional Women
Message on the Observance of St. Patrick's Day, 1981
Remarks at a Reception for Members of the Associated General Contractors of America

March 17, 1981
Proclamation 4825 -- National Farm Safety Week, 1981
Remarks on the Program for Economy Recovery at a Breakfast Meeting With the Republican Congressional Leadership
Statement on St. Patrick's Day
Toast at a St. Patrick's Day Luncheon Hosted by the Irish Ambassador
Nominations & Appointments, March 17, 1981
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Rescissions and a Deferral
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate Announcing Intention to Amend the Generalized System of Preferences for Developing Countries
Statement on the Meeting With President-designate Roberto Viola of Argentina
Remarks at the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture Dinner Honoring Secretary of Agriculture Block

March 18, 1981
Executive Order 12299 -- Presidential Advisory Board on Ambassadorial Appointments
Nominations, March 18, 1981

March 19, 1981
Nomination of Donald E. Sowle To Be Administrator for Federal Procurement Policy
Proclamation 4826 -- National Day of Prayer, 1981
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Recissions and a Deferral
Statement by the Press Secretary on the President's Meeting With the Auto Task Force

March 20, 1981
Appointments & Nominations, March 20, 1981
Remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference Dinner

March 21, 1981
Remarks at a White House Reception for Performers in and Sponsors of the Ford's Theatre
Benefit Gala
Remarks at the Conclusion of the Ford's Theatre Benefit Gala

March 23, 1981
Proclamations Released March 23, 1981
Message to the Congress Transmitting a Report on the Community Impact of New Military Facilities

March 24, 1981
Proclamations, Messages & Executive Orders, March 24, 1981
Statement by the Press Secretary on Foreign and Domestic Crisis Management

March 25, 1981
Exchange With Reporters on Foreign and Domestic Crisis Management
Messages, March 25, 1981

March 26, 1981
Statement on Signing Executive Order 12301, Concerning Integrity and Efficiency in Federal Programs
Executive Orders, Memorandums & Appointments, March 26, 1981
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Situation in Poland
Remarks at a White House Reception for Delegates to the Young Republican Leadership Conference

March 27, 1981
Nominations & Appointments, March 27, 1981
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for Members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
Remarks to Representatives of Sister Cities International

March 28, 1981
Nominations, March 28, 1981

March 30, 1981
Nominations & Messages
Remarks at the National Conference of the Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO
Statement by Assistant to the President David R. Gergen About the Attempted Assassination of the President
Remarks by Secretary of State Alexander M.Haig, Jr., About the Attempted Assassination of the President
Statement by the Vice President About the Attempted Assassination of the President

March 31, 1981
Exchange Between the Vice President and Reporters on the President's Recovery Following the Attempted Assassination
Remarks of the Vice President and Prime Minister Andreas A. M. van Agt of The Netherlands Following Their Meetings
Statement by Deputy White House Press Secretary Larry M. Speakes About United States Consultations Concerning Southern Africa
Remarks at the Annual Academy Awards Presentation Ceremonies