Public Papers of Ronald Reagan, July 1986
July 1986

July 1, 1986
Nomination of Herbert E. Horowitz To Be United States Ambassador to The Gambia
Appointment of Guy Rice Doud as a Member of the Commission on Presidential Scholars
Appointment of Vernon L. Grose as a Member of the National Highway Safety Advisory Committee
Message to the Congress Transmitting an Extension to the Soviet-United States Fishery Agreement
Proclamation 5507 -- National Literacy Day, 1986
Proclamation 5508 -- Minority Enterprise Development Week, 1986
Executive Order 12561 -- Delegating Certain Functions of the President Relating to Federal Civilian Employee and Contractor Travel Expenses
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict
Nomination of Peter L. Boynton To Be a Member of the Peace Corps National Advisory Council

July 2, 1986
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on Agricultural Exports to the European Community
Appointment of Wilhelm C. Kast as a Delegate to the National White House Conference on Small Business
Appointment of Two Members of the Council of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Message to the Senate Transmitting the Convention on International Wills
Statement on Signing the Urgent Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1986
Nomination of Lynn Marvin Hansen To Be an Assistant Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
Proclamation 5509 -- Let Freedom Ring Day, 1986
Proclamation 5510 -- National Immigrants Day, 1986
Interview With Johanna Neuman and Karen DeWitt of USA Today

July 3, 1986
Message on the Observance of Independence Day, 1986
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Mutual and Balanced Force Reduction Negotiations
Proclamation 5511 -- National Air Traffic Control Day, 1986
Remarks at the Opening Ceremonies of the Statue of Liberty Centennial Celebration in New York, New York
Remarks on the Lighting of the Torch of the Statue of Liberty in New York, New York

July 4, 1986
Remarks During Operation Sail in New York, New York
Informal Exchange With Reporters Prior to a Meeting With President Francois Mitterrand of France
Address to the Nation on Independence Day
Statement on the Death of Rudy Vallee

July 5, 1986
Radio Address to the Nation on Independence Day and the Centennial of the Statue of Liberty

July 7, 1986
Nominations & Appointments, July 7, 1986
Statement on the United States Supreme Court Decision on the Constitutionality of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985
Accordance of the Personal Rank of Ambassador to J. Douglas Holladay While Serving as Director of the South African Working Group for Public Diplomacy
Nominations & Appointments, July 7, 1986 Part 2

July 8, 1986
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Reports on Highway Safety, Traffic, and Motor Vehicle Safety Programs
Nominations & Appointments, July 8, 1986
Statement on the Death of Admiral Hyman G. Rickover
Interview With Bruce Drake of the New York Daily News

July 9, 1986
Nominations & Appointments, July 9, 1986
Nominations & Appointments, July 9, 1986, Part 2
Appointment of Preston H. Long as a Member of the American Battle Monuments Commission

July 10, 1986
Remarks to the Dothan-Houston County Chamber of Commerce in Dothan, Alabama

July 11, 1986
Nomination of Reginald Bartholomew To Be United States Ambassador to Spain
Nominations & Appointments, July 11, 1986
Nomination of Nine Members of the Board of Directors of the State Justice Institute
Appointment of Two Members of the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development, and Designation of the Chairman
Appointment of Three Members of the Board of Directors of the Federal National Mortgage Association
Statement on Signing the Sentencing Guidelines Act of 1986
Nomination of William F. Nelson To Be an Assistant General Counsel of the Treasury
Nomination of Janet D. Steiger To Be a Commissioner of the Postal Rate Commission, and Designation as Chairman
Appointment of Vance C. Miller as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Federal National Mortgage Association

July 12, 1986
Letter to President Corazon C. Aquino on the Internal Situation in the Philippines
Radio Address to the Nation on the Strategic Defense Initiative

July 14, 1986
Remarks at a Presentation Ceremony for the National Medal of Arts
Nominations & Appointments, July 14, 1986
Appointment of T. Kenneth Cribb, Jr., as a Member of the Council of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Nomination of E. Christian Kopff To Be a Member of the National Council on the Humanities
Appointment of Two Delegates to the National White House Conference on Small Business

July 15, 1986
Nomination of James E. Burnett, Jr., To Be Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate Transmitting the Request for District of Columbia Supplemental Appropriations
Appointment of Alton G. Keel, Jr., as Acting Principal Deputy to the Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs
Nomination of William F. Weld To Be an Assistant Attorney General
Nomination of Stephen S. Trott To Be Associate Attorney General
Executive Order 12562 -- Establishment of an Emergency Board To Investigate Railroad Labor Disputes
Announcement of the Establishment of Emergency Board No. 211 To Investigate Railroad Labor Disputes

July 16, 1986
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary for Foreign Affairs Djerejian on the Soviet and United States Compliance with Arms Control Agreements
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for Prime Minister Mohammed Khan Junejo of Pakistan
Informal Exchange With Reporters Prior to Discussions With Prime Minister Mohammed Khan Junejo of Pakistan
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary for Foreign Affairs Djerejian on the Soviet-United States Discussions on Nuclear Testing
Appointment of Bob J. Murphy as a Member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Negotiations
Appointment of Daniel Oliver as a Member of the Council of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Designation of Carole Curb as a Member of the Board of Governors of the United Service Organizations, Incorporated
Appointment of Five Delegates to the National White House Conference on Small Business
Appointment of Three Members of the National Afro-American History and Culture Commission
Toast at a State Dinner for Prime Minister Mohammed Khan Junejo of Pakistan

July 17, 1986
Remarks at a White House Briefing for Trade Association Representatives on Free and Fair Trade
Nomination of Carol Boyd Hallett To Be United States Ambassador to the Bahamas
Nomination of Julian Martin Niemczyk To Be United States Ambassador to Czechoslovakia
Nomination of John Hubert Kelly To Be United States Ambassador to Lebanon
Nomination of Princeton Nathan Lyman To Be United States Ambassador to Nigeria
Nomination of Richard W. Carlson To Be an Associate Director of the United States Information Agency
Nomination of Mary Cracraft To Be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary for Foreign Affairs Djerejian on the United Kingdom-United States Supplementary Extradition Treaty

July 18, 1986
Appointment of the Membership of Emergency Board No. 211 To Investigate Railroad Labor Disputes
Statement on the Death of Representative George M. O'Brien of Illinois
Remarks to Members of the American Legion Auxiliary's Girls Nation
Informal Exchange With Reporters on South Africa

July 19, 1986
Radio Address to the Nation on POW's and MIA's in Southeast Asia

July 21, 1986
Remarks on Signing the Captive Nations Week Proclamation
Proclamation 5512 -- Captive Nations Week, 1986
Statement by Deputy Press Secretary for Foreign Affairs Djerejian on the South Korea-United States Trade Policy

July 22, 1986
Appointment of Three Members of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, and Designation of the Vice Chairman
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Meeting Between Prime Minister Peres of Israel and King Hassan II of Morocco
Remarks to National and State Officers of the Future Farmers of America
Nominations and Appointments
Remarks to Members of the World Affairs Council and the Foreign Policy Association
Appointment of Nine Delegates to the National White House Conference on Small Business

July 23, 1986
Remarks at a Campaign Fundraiser for William Clements in Dallas, Texas
Remarks at a Republican Party Rally in Miami, Florida
Remarks at a Fundraising Reception for Senator Paula Hawkins in Miami, Florida

July 24, 1986
Informal Exchange With Reporters in Columbia, South Carolina
Remarks at a Fundraising Luncheon for Carroll A. Campbell and Thomas F. Hartnett in Columbia, South Carolina

July 25, 1986
Nominations and Appointments
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Members of the American Legion Boys Nation
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the President's Response to Soviet Arms Control Proposals

July 26, 1986
Radio Address to the Nation on Economic Growth
Statement on the Release of Father Lawrence Martin Jenco
Statement on the Death of William Averell Harriman

July 28, 1986
Remarks on Presenting the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Vladimir Horowitz

July 29, 1986
Message to the Congress on the Binary Chemical Munitions Program
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Binary Chemical Munitions Program
Nominations and Appointments
Proclamation 5513 -- National Family Reunion Weekend, 1986
Remarks at a White House Briefing for Republican Student Interns on Soviet-United States Relations
Proclamation 5514 -- National Nuclear Medicine Week, 1986

July 30, 1986
Remarks at a White House Briefing for Service Organization Representatives on Drug Abuse
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on Efforts to Eradicate Drug Abuse
Nomination of David Lyle Mack To Be United States Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates
Message to the Congress Reporting on the National Emergency With Respect to Libya

July 31, 1986
Statement on the Japan-United States Semiconductor Trade Agreement
Appointment of Charles M. Kupperman as Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Director of the Office of Administration
Statement on Signing the Bill Ratifying the Sequestration Order Affecting Funds for Fiscal Year 1986
Memorandum on the Japan-United States Semiconductor Trade Agreement