Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
May 1984

May 1, 1984
Remarks by Telephone with Premier Zhao Ziyang of China Upon Returning to the United States
Question-and-Answer Session with Reporters on the Trip to China
Remarks Upon Returning From China
Remarks at a Luncheon with Community Leaders in Fairbanks, Alaska
Statement on the Soviet Occupation of Afghanistan

May 2, 1984
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for Pope John Paul II in Fairbanks, Alaska
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the President's Meeting with Pope John Paul II

May 3, 1984
Nominations & Appointments, May 3, 1984
Proclamation 5186 - Student Awareness of Drunk Driving Month, 1984
Message to the Congress Reporting on the Declaration of a National Emergency with Respect to Iran

May 4, 1984
Message to the Congress Transmitting the United States-Poland Fishery Agreement
Nomination of Edward E. Wolfe for the Rank of Ambassador while Serving as a Deputy Assistant Secretary of State
Message on the Observance of National Volunteer Week, May 6-12, 1984
Written Responses to Questions Submitted by Pacific Magazine on United States Policy in the Pacific Island Region

May 5, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on Waste, Fraud, Abuse, and Mismanagement in the Federal Government
Statement on the Second Round of the Conference on Confidence and Security Building Measures and Disarmament in Europe
Proclamations, May 5, 1984

May 7, 1984
Proclamation 5190 - Jewish Heritage Week, 1984
Nominations, May 7, 1984
Accordance of the Personal Rank of Ambassador to Robert W. Searby while Serving at the 1984 International Labor Conference
Message to the Senate Transmitting the Convention on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the President's Volunteer Action Awards

May 8, 1984
Message to the Congress Transmitting an Extension of the United States-Soviet Union Fishery Agreement
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals
Statement on the Situation in Cyprus
Nominations & Appointments, May 8, 1984
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on Soviet Withdrawal from the 1984 Summer Olympic Games
Remarks at a White House Luncheon Commemorating the Centennial of the Birth of Harry S. Truman
Remarks at a Meeting of the Council of the Americas

May 9, 1984
Remarks on Presenting the Small Business Person of the Year Award
Proclamations, May 9, 1984
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Martin S. Feldstein as Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers
Nominations, May 9, 1984
Remarks of President Reagan and President Quett K. J. Masire of Botswana Following their Meetings
Informal Exchange with Reporters on Soviet Withdrawal from the 1984 Summer Olympic Games
Appointments, May 9, 1984
Address to the Nation on United States Policy in Central America
Written Responses to Questions Submitted by the Far Eastern Economic Review
Executive Order 12475 - Textile Import Program Implementation

May 10, 1984
Message to the Senate Transmitting the United States-Morocco Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters
Message to the Congress Transmitting the United States-United Kingdom Social Security Agreement
Nominations & Appointments, May 10, 1984
Remarks at the Midyear Meeting of the National Association of Realtors
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on Approval by the House of Representatives of an Amendment Authorizing Military Assistance for El Salvador
Remarks at the Annual Senate-House Fundraising Dinner

May 11, 1984
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Marking the First Anniversary of the Report of the National Commission on Excellence in Education
Proclamation 5193 - National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Week, 1984
Executive Order 12476 - Presidential Commission on the Conduct of United States-Japan Relations
Message on the Observance of National Nursing Home Week, May 13-19, 1984
Message on the Observance of Police Week and Police Officers' Memorial Day, May 1984
Appointment of Three Members of the National Advisory Committee for Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

May 12, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on Education

May 13, 1984
Remarks During a Visit to the Jeanne Jugan Residence on Mother's Day

May 14, 1984
Remarks at a White Ceremony Marking Progress Made in the Campaign Against Drunk Driving
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session with Reporters on Foreign and Domestic Issues
Announcement of Proposed Legislation to Reduce Funding for the National Synthetic Fuels Program
Remarks at a White House Ceremony on the 1984 Olympic Torch Relay

May 15, 1984
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado of Mexico
Nominations & Appointments, May 15, 1984
Proclamation 5194 - Missing Children Day, 1984
Toasts of President Reagan and President Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado of Mexico at the State Dinner

May 16, 1984
Remarks at a White House Meeting with the American Retail Federation
Remarks at the Annual Awards Dinner of the White House News Photographers Association

May 17, 1984
Remarks of President Reagan and President Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado of Mexico at the Annual Meeting of the Mexico-United States Interparliamentary Conference
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Marking the Beginning of the Summer Youth Employment Program
Message to the Congress Transmitting Proposed Youth Employment Opportunity Wage Legislation
Nominations, May 17, 1984
Statement on Senate Approval of Proposed Federal Deficit Reduction Legislation
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Donald H. Rumsfeld as the President' s Personal Representative in the Middle East

May 18, 1984
Statement on the Election of Jose' Napoleon Duarte as President of El Salvador
Nomination of Robert N. Broadbent to be an Assistant Secretary of the Interior

May 19, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on Summer Jobs for Youth

May 20, 1984
Proclamations, May 20, 1984

May 21, 1984
Joint Communique Following Discussions with President-elect Jose' Napoleon Duarte of El Salvador
Remarks on Signing the Child Protection Act of 1984
Message to the Congress Reporting a Budget Deferral

May 22, 1984
Proclamation 5197 - Year of Excellence in Education
Statement on Signing a Bill Designating Certain Sections of the National Wildlife Refuge System as the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
Nomination of Frances Todd Stewart to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation
The President's News Conference

May 23, 1984
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the President's "E" and "E Star" Awards
"Berlin--A Very Special Place for America," an Article by the President Published in Die Welt
Proclamation 5198 - Galway's Quincentennial Year, 1984
Executive Order 12477 - Federal Civilian and Military Pay Increases
Executive Order 12478 - Protection of Foreign Missions to International Organizations

May 24, 1984
Statement on the Resumption of Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions Negotiations
Remarks at Groundbreaking Ceremonies for an Addition to the Central Intelligence Agency Headquarters Complex
Proclamation 5199 - National Farm Safety Week, 1984
Executive Order 12479 - Management Reform in the Federal Government

May 25, 1984
Message to the Congress Transmitting Proposed Legislation to Implement the National Synthetic Fuels Program
Proclamation 5200 - National Digestive Diseases Awareness Week, 1984
Remarks at a Ceremony Honoring an Unknown Serviceman of the Vietnam Conflict
Nomination of Thomas H. Etzold to be an Assistant Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency

May 26, 1984
Radio Address to the Nation on the Economy and on National Defense

May 28, 1984
Remarks at Memorial Day Ceremonies Honoring an Unknown Serviceman of the Vietnam Conflict
Interview with Brian Farrell of RTE-Television, Dublin, Ireland, on Foreign Issues

May 29, 1984
Nomination of Dodie Truman Livingston to be Commissioner of the Administration for Children, Youth, and Families
Remarks During a Visit to the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado

May 30, 1984
Address at Commencement Exercises at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Toasts of the President and Secretary General Joseph M.A.H. Luns at a Dinner Honoring the NATO Foreign Ministers on the 35th Anniversary of the North Atlantic Alliance

May 31, 1984
Text of a Foreword Written for Irish Times Magazine on the President's Visit to Ireland
Remarks on the 35th Anniversary of the North Atlantic Alliance
Proclamations, May 31, 1984
Message to the Congress on Trade with Hungary, China, and Romania
Memorandum on Trade with Hungary, China, and Romania
Message to the Congress Transmitting a Report on the Domestic Uranium Mining and Milling Industry
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report of the National Science Foundation
Nomination of Owen W. Roberts to be United States Ambassador to Togo
Interview with Television Correspondents Representing Nations Attending the London Economic Summit
Nomination of Jorge L. Mas to be a Member of the Advisory Board for Radio Broadcasting to Cuba, and Designation as Chairman
Remarks Announcing the Nomination of Martha R. Seger to be a Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Memorandum on the Renewal of Trade Agreements with Romania and Hungary
Appointment of Willie J. Nunnery as a Member of the President's Committee on the National Medal of Science
Interview with Foreign Journalists