Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
November 1987

November 2, 1987
Remarks at the Swearing-In Ceremony for William Steele Sessions as Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Nominations and Appointments

November 3, 1987
Remarks Announcing the Nomination of Ann D. McLaughlin To Be Secretary of Labor
Nomination of Ann D. McLaughlin To Be Secretary of Labor

November 4, 1987
Address to the People of Western Europe on Soviet-United States Relations
Nominations and Appointments
Remarks to Business Leaders at a White House Briefing on the Canada-United States Free Trade Agreement
Statement on Japan-United States Semiconductor Trade
Appointment of Frederick J. Ryan, Jr., as Assistant to the President
Proclamation 5735 -- National Tourette Syndrome Awareness Week, 1987

November 5, 1987
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Caspar W. Weinberger as Secretary of Defense
Remarks Announcing Appointments Upon the Resignation of Caspar W. Weinberger as Secretary of Defense
Nomination of Frank C. Carlucci To Be Secretary of Defense
Designation of Lieutenant General Colin L. Powell as Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs
Remarks on Receiving the Report of the President's Child Safety Partnership
Appointment of Kathleen Osborne as Deputy Assistant to the President
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Release of Govan Mbeki in South Africa
Appointment of James F. Kuhn as Deputy Assistant to the Presidents
Proclamation 5736 -- To Establish a Special Limited Global Import Quota for Upland Cotton
Proclamation 5737 -- National Community Education Day, 1987
Executive Order 12614 -- Presidential Task Force on Market Mechanisms

November 6, 1987
Informal Exchange With Reporters on the Supreme Court Nomination of Douglas H. Ginsburg
Nominations and Appointments
Remarks to Ethnic and Minority Administration Supporters on the Supreme Court Nomination of Douglas H. Ginsburg
Proclamation 5738 -- National Women Veterans Recognition Week, 1987
Accordance of the Personal Rank of Ambassador to Morris D. Busby While Serving as Special Negotiator for Central America
Proclamation 5739 -- National Family Bread Baking Month, 1987

November 7, 1987
Radio Address to the Nation on Philippine-United States Relations and the Situation in Central America
Statement on the Withdrawal of the Supreme Court Nomination of Douglas H. Ginsburg

November 9, 1987
Remarks to the Volunteers and Staff of the United Way of America in Alexandria, Virginia
Statement on Nuclear Testing Limitations
Remarks to Representatives of the Organization of American States
Statement on Signing the Arizona Lands Transfer Bill
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Japan-United States Nuclear Energy Cooperation Agreement

November 10, 1987
White House Statement on the Monetary Exchange Rate
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Chaim Herzog of Israel
Informal Exchange With Reporters
Proclamation 5740 -- National Food Bank Week, 1987
Message to the Congress Transmitting Proposed Legislation on Child Protection and Obscenity Enforcement
Appointment of Two Members of the Presidential Commission on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Epidemic
Remarks at a White House Briefing for Supporters of Proposed Legislation on Child Protection and Obscenity Enforcement
Notice of the Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Iran
Message to the Congress on the Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Iran
Nomination of Richard Salisbury Williamson To Be an Assistant Secretary of State
Toasts at the State Dinner For President Chaim Herzog of Israel

November 11, 1987
Remarks Announcing the Nomination of Anthony M. Kennedy To Be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Nomination of Anthony M. Kennedy To Be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

November 12, 1987
Remarks Following a Meeting With Afghan Resistance Leaders and Members of Congress
Proclamation 5741 -- National Arts Week, 1987
Appointment of Marion C. Blakey as Special Assistant to the President and Director of Public Affairs

November 13, 1987
Statement on Trade Sanctions Against Brazil
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the Young American Medals for Bravery and Service
Memorandum Promoting Adoption
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on Senate Action on the Housing Bill

November 14, 1987
Radio Address to the Nation on the Supreme Court Nomination of Anthony M. Kennedy, Central America, and Deficit Reduction

November 16, 1987
Remarks at the Annual Meeting of the American Council of Life Insurance
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on Discussions Between the Speaker of the House of Representatives and President Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua
Proclamation 5742 -- Recognition of the Disabled American Veterans Vietnam Veterans National Memorial as a Memorial of National Significance

November 17, 1987
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Japan-United States Fishery Agreement
Remarks at the Farewell Ceremony for Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger
Proclamation 5743 -- African American Education Week, 1987
Proclamation 5744 -- National Family Caregivers Week, 1987

November 18, 1987
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Awards
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Report of the Congressional Committee Investigating the Iran Arms and Contra Aid Controversy
Remarks on the Observance of the 25th Anniversary of the Office of the United States Trade Representative
Nomination of Robert L. McElrath To Be a Member of the National Advisory Council on Educational Research and Improvement

November 19, 1987
Remarks to the United States Chamber of Commerce on the Economy and Deficit Reduction
Remarks at a White House Briefing for Members of Business Partners
Executive Order 12615 -- Performance of Commercial Activities
Proclamation 5745 -- American Indian Week, 1987
Proclamation 5746 -- National Adoption Week, 1987
Proclamation 5747 -- National Family Week, 1987

November 20, 1987
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report of the Railroad Retirement Board
Message to the Congress Reporting on the Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Iran
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Reports on Highway, Traffic, and Motor Vehicle Safety Programs
Nominations and Appointments
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict
Remarks Announcing a Bipartisan Plan to Reduce the Federal Budget Deficit and a Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters
Final Order on Emergency Deficit Control Measures for Fiscal Year 1988

November 21, 1987
Radio Address to the Nation on the Economy and Deficit Reduction

November 23, 1987
Remarks at the Swearing-In Ceremony for Frank C. Carlucci as Secretary of Defense
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on United States Trade Sanctions Against the European Economic Community
Remarks to Administration Supporters at a White House Briefing on Arms Control, Central America, and the Supreme Court
Informal Exchange With Reporters
Remarks to Business Leaders on the Deficit Reduction Plan

November 24, 1987
Remarks on Arms Control and an Informal Exchange With Reporters in Denver, Colorado
Remarks on the Strategic Defense Initiative to Martin Marietta Denver Astronautics Employees in Waterton, Colorado
Message to the Congress Transmitting a Report on Proposed Alternative Sequestration Reductions for the Department of Defense Budget
Proclamation 5748 -- Law and Order in the State of Georgia
Executive Order 12616 -- Providing for the Restoration of Law and Order in the State of Georgia

November 25, 1987
Statement on the Haitian Elections
Statement on the Upcoming Soviet-United States Summit Meeting
Statement on the Death of Harold Washington

November 27, 1987
Letter to Members of Congress on the Deficit Reduction Plan

November 28, 1987
Radio Address to the Nation on Soviet-United States Relations

November 30, 1987
Statement on Signing the Older Americans Act Amendments of 1987
Remarks to Local Business Leaders at a White House Briefing on Deficit Reduction
Remarks at a Luncheon Hosted by the Heritage Foundation
Message to the Congress Transmitting the France-United States Social Security Agreement
Message to the Congress Transmitting Proposed Legislation for the Implementation of the Compact of Free Association With Palau
Proclamation 5749 -- National Home Health Care Week, 1987