Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
April 1984

April 2, 1984
Remarks on Meeting the Cherry Blossom Festival Princesses
Appointment of Five Members of the Board of Foreign Scholarships
Proclamation 5171 - Pan American Day and Pan American Week, 1984

April 3, 1984
Statement on the Nomination of Edwin Meese III to be Attorney General of the United States
Nominations & Appointments, April 3, 1984
Proclamation 5172 - National Child Abuse Prevention Month, 1984
Proclamation 5173 - Mother's Day, 1984
Executive Order 12472 - Assignment of National Security and Emergency Preparedness Telecommunications Functions

April 4, 1984
Appointments, April 4, 1984
The President's News Conference

April 5, 1984
Remarks at the Conference Luncheon of the Women Business Owners of New York
Nomination of Rosemary M. Collyer to be General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board
Remarks to the New York State Federation of Catholic School Parents

April 6, 1984
Remarks at the National Leadership Forum of the Center for International and Strategic Studies of Georgetown University
Remarks on Meeting the University of Southern California Women's Basketball Team
Nominations, April 6, 1984

April 7, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on United States Foreign Policy
Remarks on Meeting the Georgetown University Hoyas, the National Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Champions
Statement on the Death of Senator Frank Church of Idaho

April 8, 1984
Remarks at a Ford's Theatre Benefit Gala
Proclamation 5174 - National Mental Health Counselors Week, 1984

April 9, 1984
Remarks on Signing the Law Day Proclamation
Proclamations, April 9, 1984
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Honoring the National Teacher of the Year
Statement on the Final Report of the President's Commission on Strategic Forces
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate on the Export-Import Bank of the United States

April 10, 1984
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Salvador Jorge Blanco of the Dominican Republic
Remarks by Telephone with Crewmembers on Board the Space Shuttle Challenger
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Marking the Observance of Fair Housing Month
Remarks on Signing the Agricultural Programs Adjustment Act of 1984
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on United States Policy in Central America
Toasts of President Reagan and President Salvador Jorge Blanco of the Dominican Republic at the State Dinner

April 11, 1984
Remarks at the Ford Claycomo Assembly Plant in Kansas City, Missouri
Letter to Konstantin U. Chernenko on His Election as Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union

April 12, 1984
Remarks at the Oak Hollow Housing Development in Grand Prairie, Texas
Remarks During a Roundtable Discussion with Housing Industry Representatives in Arlington, Texas
Appointment of Charles D. Hobbs as Deputy Assistant to the President for Policy Development

April 13, 1984
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Prem Tinsulanonda of Thailand Following the Signing of a United States-Thailand Science and Technology Agreement
Nominations, April 13, 1984
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Prem Tinsulanonda of Thailand Following Their Meeting
Proclamations, April 13, 1984
Executive Order 12473 - Manual for Courts-Martial, United States, 1984
Message to the Senate Transmitting the United States-Thailand Treaty on Extradition
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on United States Aid to El Salvador
Remarks at the Baptist Fundamentalism Annual Convention
Remarks at the Annual Dinner of the White House Correspondents Association

April 14, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on Central America

April 15, 1984
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Visit of President Salvador Jorge Blanco of the Dominican Republic

April 16, 1984
Remarks to Reporters on the Vice President's Trip to Geneva, Switzerland, to Present the United States Initiative for a Ban on Chemical Weapons
Nominations, April 16, 1984
Remarks at a Meeting with Chinese Students Studying in the United States
Interview with Chinese Journalists on the President's Trip to China
Proclamation 5183 - Older Americans Month, 1984

April 17, 1984
Message to the Senate Transmitting the United States-Jamaica Treaty on Extradition
Nomination of S.L. Abbott to be United States Ambassador to Lesotho
Statement on the Death of General Mark Clark
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on International Terrorism
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for the National Hispanic Leadership Conference
Executive Order 12474 - Agreement on Government Procurement
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict
Message to the Senate Transmitting the United States-Costa Rica Treaty on Extradition
Statement on Signing a Bill Appropriating Funds for the Clement J. Zablocki Outpatient Facility at the Children's Hospital in Krakow, Poland
Proclamation 5184 - Military Spouse Day, 1984

April 18, 1984
Nominations, April 18, 1984
Message to the Senate Transmitting a Protocol to the United States-France Convention on Taxation
Message to the Senate Transmitting the United States-Ireland Treaty on Extradition
Message to the Senate Transmitting the United States-Italy Treaty on Extradition
Statement on Signing the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1983
Proclamation 5185 - Father's Day, 1984
Message to the Senate Transmitting a Protocol to the United States-Canada Convention on Taxation

April 19, 1984
Informal Exchange with Employees at the Weyerhaeuser Industries-Port of Tacoma Log Export Shipping Facility in Tacoma, Washington
Remarks During a Roundtable Discussion with Export Trade Industry Representatives in Tacoma, Washington
Statement Announcing a Major United States Initiative in the Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions Negotiations

April 20, 1984
Message on the Observance of Secretaries Week, April 22-18, 1984
Appointment of Martin L. Duggan as a Member of the Advisory Committee on Federal Pay, and Designation as Chairman
Designation of Jean F. Ross as the United States Commissioner of the Upper Colorado River Commission

April 21, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on the Economic Recovery Program and on Tax Reductions

April 22, 1984
Remarks on Arrival at Hickam Air Force Base in Honolulu, Hawaii

April 24, 1984
Remarks on Departure from Hickam Air Force Base in Honolulu, Hawaii

April 25, 1984
Remarks on Arrival at Guam International Airport in Agana

April 26, 1984
Message to the Congress Transmitting Proposed Legislation to Combat International Terrorism
Toast at a Dinner Hosted by President Li Xiannian of China in Beijing

April 27, 1984
Remarks to Chinese Community Leaders in Beijing, China
Toast at a Welcoming Banquet Hosted by Premier Zhao Ziyang of China in Beijing

April 28, 1984
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Broadcast of the President's Remarks to Chinese Leaders
Interview with Representatives of Chinese Central Television in Beijing, China
Remarks at a Reception for Members of the American Community in Beijing, China
Toast at a Dinner Honoring Premier Zhao Ziyang of China in Beijing
Radio Address to the Nation on the Trip to China

April 30, 1984
Remarks at a Signing Ceremony for Four United States-China Agreements
Text of the United States-China Accord for Cultural Exchange
Remarks at the Shanghai Foxboro Company, Ltd., in Shanghai, China
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session with Students at Fudan University in Shanghai, China
Remarks at Fudan University in Shanghai, China
Toast at a Banquet Hosted by Mayor Wang Daohan of Shanghai
Letter to the Chairman of the Commission on Civil Rights Concerning the President's Views on the Ku Klux Klan