Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
February 1984

February 1, 1984
Appointment of William Henkel as Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of the Presidential Advance Office
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Fiscal Year 1985 Budget
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Rescissions and Deferrals
Remarks of President Reagan and President Mika Spiljak of Yugoslavia Following Their Meetings
Remarks on Signing the National Tourism Week Proclamation
Proclamation 5149 -- National Tourism Week, 1984

February 2, 1984
Remarks at the Annual National Prayer Breakfast
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Economic Report of the President
Statement on United States Participation in the 40th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Commission
Message on the Observance of the Chinese New Year
Nomination of Woodward Kingman To Be an Associate Director of the United States Information Agency
Remarks at a Republican Congressional Luncheon
Message on the Observance of National Afro-American (Black) History Month, February 1984
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Marking the Observance of National Afro-American (Black) History Month
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the President's Weekly Radio Addresses to the Nation During the 1984 Presidential Campaign
Interview With Robert L. Bartley and Albert R. Hunt of the Wall Street Journal on Foreign and Domestic Issues

February 3, 1984
Remarks Announcing a Proposed Initiative for Central America
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for Elected Republican Women Officials
Designation of Hoyt D. Gardner as Alternate United States Representative on the Executive Board of the World Health Organization

February 4, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on the Budget Deficit, Central America, and Lebanon

February 6, 1984
Remarks During a Homecoming and Birthday Celebration in Dixon, Illinois
Remarks at Eureka College in Eureka, Illinois
Statement on the Situation in Lebanon

February 7, 1984
Remarks at the Annual Convention of the National Association of Secondary School Principals in Las Vegas, Nevada
Remarks at a Nevada Republican Party Fundraising Luncheon in Las Vegas
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Lebanon
Statement on the Situation in Lebanon

February 8, 1984
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Lebanon
Nomination of J.J. Simmons III To Be a Member of the Interstate Commerce Commission

February 9, 1984
Remarks by Telephone to Crewmembers on Board the Space Shuttle Challenger
Nominations & Appointments
Letter to the Chairmen of the Senate and House Armed Services Committees Reporting on the Recommendations of the President's Commission on Strategic Forces

February 10, 1984
Nominations
White House Statement on the Situation in Lebanon
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Death of President Yuriy V. Andropov of the Soviet Union

February 11, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on United States-Soviet Relations

February 12, 1984
Message on the Observance of Lincoln Day, 1984

February 13, 1984
Remarks of the President and King Hussein I of Jordan Following Their Meetings
Proclamations
Memorandum on Soybean Product Exports From Brazil
Interview With the Knight-Ridder News Service on Foreign and Domestic Issues

February 14, 1984
Appointment of Two Members of the International Private Enterprise Task Force
Remarks of President Reagan, President Mohammed Hosni Mubarak of Egypt, and King Hussein I of Jordan Following Their Meetings
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate Reporting on United States Participation in the Multinational Force in Lebanon

February 15, 1984
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Marking the Observance of National Crime Prevention Week
Nominations & Appointments
Remarks at a Fundraiser for Republican Women Candidates on the Occasion of Susan B. Anthony's Birthday

February 16, 1984
Appointment of Two Members of the Federal Service Impasses Panel

February 17, 1984
Message on the Observance of Brotherhood/Sisterhood Week, 1984
Nominations & Appointments
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for Elected Republican Women Officials
Message to the Congress Transmitting a Proposed Initiative for Central America
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report on United States International Activities in Science and Technology
Executive Order 12461 -- District of Columbia Police and Firefighters' Retirement and Disability System
Executive Order 12462 -- President's Advisory Committee on Mediation and Conciliation

February 18, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on Proposed Crime Legislation
Written Responses to Questions Submitted by Oslobodjenje of Yugoslavia on the 1984 Winter Olympic Games
Toasts of the President and Prince Rainier III of Monaco at a Benefit Gala for the Princess Grace Foundation

February 20, 1984
Remarks at an Iowa Caucus Rally in Waterloo
Interview With Jim Zabel of WHO Radio in Des Moines, Iowa
Remarks at an Iowa Caucus Rally in Des Moines

February 21, 1984
Statement on the Murder of Leamon (Ray) Hunt
Announcement of the Recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Remarks on Receiving the Report of the Commission on Security and Economic Assistance
Message to the Senate Returning Without Approval the Water Resources Research Bill

February 22, 1984
Nominations & Appointments
Message to Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals
The President's News Conference

February 23, 1984
Remarks at a Meeting With Asian and Pacific-American Leaders
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate on Nuclear Cooperation With EURATOM
Executive Order 12463 -- Nuclear Cooperation With EURATOM
Executive Order 12464 -- Award of the Purple Heart

February 24, 1984
Remarks on Signing an Executive Order on Commercial Expendable Launch Vehicle Activities
Executive Order 12465 -- Commercial Expendable Launch Vehicle Activities
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Robert D. Muldoon of New Zealand Following Their Meetings
Nomination of Donald D. Engen To Be Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration

February 25, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on Prayer in Schools

February 26, 1984
Toasts at a White House Dinner Honoring the Nation's Governors

February 27, 1984
Nominations & Appointments
Proclamation 5154 -- Cancer Control Month, 1984
Executive Order 12466 -- Reimbursement of Federal Employee Relocation Expenses

February 28, 1984
Appointments
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Rudolf Kirchschlager of Austria
Remarks of President Reagan and President Rudolf Kirchschlager of Austria at the State Dinner

February 29, 1984
Nomination of Edward Sulzberger To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the National Corporation for Housing Partnerships
Remarks at a White House Briefing for the National Alliance of Senior Citizens
Remarks at a White House Reception for Members of the United States Winter Olympic Team