Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
August 1985

August 1, 1985
Remarks to Members of the Evangelical Press During a White House Briefing on Tax Reform
Nominations, August 1, 1985
Message to the Congress Transmitting an Amendment to the France-United States Defense Nuclear Cooperation Agreement
Statement on Congressional Approval of the Federal Budget Resolution

August 2, 1985
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate Transmitting a Proposed District of Columbia Fiscal Year 1985 Budget Supplemental
Appointment of Two Members of the Intergovernmental Advisory Council on Education
Proclamation 5360 -- Freedom of the Press Day, 1985

August 3, 1985
Radio Address to the Nation on Economic Growth and Tax Reform

August 5, 1985
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters
Statement on Signing the Bill Extending the Equal Access to Justice Act

August 6, 1985
Appointments, August 6, 1985
Statement on the 40th Anniversary of the Bombing of Hiroshima

August 7, 1985
Message to Hugh Desmond Hoyte on the Death of President Linden Forbes Sampson Burnham of Guyana
Executive Order 12527 -- Repealing Provisions Establishing an Administrative Position in the Food-for-Peace Program

August 8, 1985
Message to the Congress on the Publication of the Regulatory Program of the United States Government
Executive Order 12528 -- Presidential Board of Advisors on Private Sector Initiatives
Remarks at the Signing Ceremony for the International Security and Development Cooperation Act of 1985
Statement on Signing the International Security and Development Cooperation Act of 1985

August 9, 1985
Nominations, August 9, 1985

August 10, 1985
Radio Address to the Nation on the 40th Anniversary of the End of the Second World War in the Pacific

August 12, 1985
Appointments, August 12, 1985

August 13, 1985
Proclamations, August 13, 1985

August 14, 1985
Statement on the Death of John Willard Marriott
Executive Order 12529 -- President's Commission on Americans Outdoors

August 15, 1985
Appointment of 14 Members of the President's Commission on Americans Outdoors, and Designation of the Chairman
Statement by Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs McFarlane on Apartheid in South Africa
Proclamation 5363 -- Modification of the Effective Date for Increased Rates of Duty for Certain Pasta Articles From the European Economic Community

August 16, 1985
Nominations & Appointments, August 16, 1985
Statement on Signing the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1985

August 17, 1985
Radio Address to the Nation on the Farm Industry
Statement on Signing the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 1986 and 1987

August 19, 1985
Nominations, August 19, 1985
Statement on the Retirement of Senator Paul Laxalt of Nevada

August 20, 1985
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on Anti-satellite Weapons Testing

August 21, 1985
Appointment of 13 Members of the National Highway Safety Advisory Committee

August 22, 1985
Nominations, August 22, 1985
Remarks at a California Republican Party Fundraising Dinner in Los Angeles

August 23, 1985
Proclamation 5364 -- Women's Equality Day, 1985

August 24, 1985
Radio Address to the Nation on Education
Telephone Interview With Lockwood R. Doty of Washington Broadcast News, Inc.
Telephone Interview With Bob Mohan of WSB Radio in Atlanta, Georgia
Telephone Interview With Tomas Regalado of WRHC Radio in Miami, Florida

August 27, 1985
Statement on the 1984 Census Bureau Report on the Poverty Rate

August 28, 1985
Statement on the Denial of Import Relief for the Non-rubber Footwear Industry
Memorandum Announcing the Denial of Import Relief for the Non-rubber Footwear Industry
Message to the Congress Reporting on the Denial of Import Relief for the Non-rubber Footwear Industry

August 29, 1985
Message to the Congress Transmitting an Alternative Plan for Federal Civilian Pay Increases
Letter to President Jose Napoleon Duarte of El Salvador on the Investigation of the Murder of United States Citizens in San Salvador
Nominations & Appointments, August 29, 1985
Executive Order 12530 -- Establishment of Nicaraguan Humanitarian Assistance Office

August 30, 1985
Statement on the Establishment of the Nicaraguan Humanitarian Assistance Office
Nominations, August 30, 1985
Executive Order 12531 -- Establishing an Emergency Board To Investigate a Dispute Between the United Transportation Union and Certain Railroads Represented by the National Carriers' Conference Committee of the National Railway Labor Conference
Announcement of the Establishment of Emergency Board No. 208 To Investigate a Railroad Labor Dispute
Proclamation 5365 -- To Implement Reductions in U.S. Rates of Duty Pursuant to the United States-Israel Free Trade Area Agreement, and for Other Purposes

August 31, 1985
Radio Address to the Nation on Free and Fair Trade
Statement on the Fifth Anniversary of the Solidarity Movement in Poland