Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
October, 1982


October 1, 1982
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals
Announcement of the Formation and Membership of the Presidential Task Force to Honduras
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for the Supreme Court Justices
Nomination of William Poole VII To Be a Member of the Council of Economic Advisers
Letter to Republican Leaders of the House of Representatives Concerning the Proposed Constitutional Amendment for a Balanced Federal Budget
Letter to Members of the House of Representatives Supporting the Proposed Constitutional Amendment for a Balanced Federal Budget
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters Following the House of Representatives Vote on the Proposed Constitutional Amendment for a Balanced Federal Budget
Executive Orders 12384, 12385 & 12386 Establishing Emergency Boards to Investigate a Railroad Dispute, October 1, 1982
Announcement of the Establishment of Three Emergency Boards To Investigate Railroad Labor Disputes

October 2, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on Federal Drug Policy

October 4, 1982
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session at a Meeting With Employees of AccuRay Corporation in Columbus, Ohio
Remarks in Columbus to Members of Ohio Veterans Organizations
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session at a Fundraising Reception in Columbus, Ohio, for Gubernatorial Candidate Bud Brown

October 5, 1982
Appointment of Ralph C. Bledsoe as a Special Assistant to the President
Proclamations, October 5, 1982

October 6, 1982
Message on the Observance of National Newspaper Week, October 10 - 16, 1982
Message on the Observance of International Newspaper Carrier Day, October 16, 1982
Remarks at a Meeting With Republican Congressional Candidates
Nominations & Appointments, October 6, 1982

October 7, 1982
Statement on Signing the National Bureau of Standards Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1983
Remarks at a Nevada Republican Party Rally in Reno

October 8, 1982
Remarks on Signing the Export Trading Company Act of 1982
Toasts of President Reagan and President-elect Miguel de la Madrid of Mexico at a Luncheon Honoring the Mexican President-elect in Coronado, California
Remarks at the Conclusion of Meetings With President-elect Miguel de la Madrid of Mexico in Coronado, California
Executive Order 12387 -- Adjustments of Certain Rates of Pay and Allowances

October 9, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on Solidarity and United States Relations With Poland

October 11, 1982
Remarks at a Rally for Texas Republican Candidates in Irving

October 12, 1982
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Soeharto of Indonesia
Nominations
Remarks on Signing the Missing Children Act and the Victim and Witness Protection Act of 1982
Proclamations
Toasts of President Reagan and President Soeharto of Indonesia at the State Dinner

October 13, 1982
Remarks on Signing the Job Training Partnership Act
Appointment of Vincent C. Gray as a Member of the President's Committee on Mental Retardation
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Poland
Address to the Nation on the Economy

October 14, 1982
Statement on Signing a Student Aid Bill
Statement on Signing a Bill Providing for the Conveyance of Certain Land Rights to the Arkansas Forestry Commission
Remarks Announcing Federal Initiatives Against Drug Trafficking and Organized Crime
Remarks During a Rose Garden Meeting with Members of Local Youth Soccer Teams
Executive Order 12388 -- United States Information Agency
Statement on Signing an Airline Industry Bill
Statement on Signing the Veterans Compensation, Education, and Employment Amendments of 1982
Nomination of Four Members of the National Council on the Arts
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session via Satellite to Republican Campaign Events

October 15, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on Agriculture and Grain Exports
Remarks on Signing the Garn-St Germain Depository Institutions Act of 1982
Statement on Signing a Bill Designating the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House as a National Historic Site
Statement on Signing the Military Construction Authorization Act, 1983
Message to the House of Representatives Returning Without Approval an Amendment to the Contract Disputes Act of 1978

October 16, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on the Economy

October 18, 1982
Statement on the Death of Bess Truman
Statement on Signing the Coastal Barrier Resources Act
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session via Satellite to Republican Campaign Events
Proclamation 4987 -- National Spinal Cord Injury Month

October 19, 1982
Statement on Signing the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material Implementation Act of 1982
Remarks of President Reagan and President Amin Gemayel of Lebanon Following Their Meetings
Nominations & Appointments
White House Announcement Concerning the Conference on Free Elections
Remarks on Signing the National Housing Week Proclamation
Proclamation 4988 -- National Housing Week, 1982

October 20, 1982
Nominations
Remarks at the Werries Family Farm in Chapin, Illinois
Remarks at an Illinois Republican Party Rally in Peoria

October 21, 1982
Remarks on Signing the Surplus Agricultural Commodities Disposal Act of 1982 and Announcing the European Communities Steel Export Arrangement
Letter to the Secretary of the Treasury on the European Communities Steel Export Arrangement
Nominations
Remarks at a Nebraska Republican Party Rally in Omaha

October 22, 1982
Proclamations
Remarks at the Conclusion of Meetings with King Hassan II of Morocco and the Arab League Delegation
Remarks on Signing a Bill Providing for the Immigration of Certain Amerasian Children
Remarks on Receiving an Interagency Agreement on the Small Business Revitalization Program
Message to the Senate Returning Without Approval an Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Bill

October 23, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on Economic and Budget Issues

October 25, 1982
Nomination of Lev E. Dobriansky To Be United States Ambassador to the Bahamas
Statement on Signing a Bill Concerning the Establishment of Alcohol Traffic Safety Programs
Executive Order 12389 -- Amending the Generalized System of Preferences
Message to the Congress Transmitting Annual Reports on Highway, Traffic, and Motor Vehicle Safety Programs
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report of the Railroad Retirement Board
Message to the Congress Transmitting Reports Concerning Civilian and Military Pay Increases
Statement on Signing the White House Conference on Productivity Act
Executive Order 12390 -- Delegation to the Secretary of State

October 26, 1982
Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters on the Economy
Remarks at a North Carolina Republican Party Rally in Raleigh
Remarks on Presenting the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Kate Smith in Raleigh, North Carolina
Remarks About the Congressional Elections

October 27, 1982
Remarks on Greeting Winners of the New York Marathon
Nomination of William McBride Love To Be United States Representative on the South Pacific Commission
Statement on Interest Rates for United States Series EE Savings Bonds
Proclamations

October 28, 1982
Nominations
Remarks at a Wyoming Republican Party Rally in Casper
Remarks at a Montana Republican Party Rally in Great Falls
Remarks at a Nevada Republican Party Rally in Las Vegas

October 29, 1982
Remarks at a Utah Republican Party Rally in Salt Lake City
Appointment of Two Members of the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and Designation as Chairman and Vice Chairman
Announcement Concerning the Presidential Agricultural Task Force to Venezuela
Remarks at a New Mexico Republican Party Rally in Roswell
Proclamation 4993 -- Termination in Part of the Proclamations Carrying Out the Agreement Between the Governments of the United States of America and Argentina Concerning Hide Exports and Other Trade Matters

October 30, 1982
Radio Address to the Nation on the Economic Recovery Program