Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
September 1987

September 2, 1987
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on Federal Loan Sales
Executive Order 12606 -- The Family
Executive Order 12607 -- President's Commission on Privatization

September 3, 1987
Statement on the President's Commission on Privatization
Appointment of 12 Members of the President's Commission on Privatization, and Designation of the Chairman

September 5, 1987
Radio Address to the Nation on Free and Fair Trade

September 6, 1987
Remarks on the Occasion of Alfred M. Landon's 100th Birthday in Topeka, Kansas

September 7, 1987
Statement on the Observance of Labor Day

September 8, 1987
Remarks on Administration Goals to Senior Presidential Appointees
Proclamation 5697 -- National Reye's Syndrome Week, 1987
Proclamation 5698 -- Mental Illness Awareness Week, 1987
Proclamation 5699 -- National Diabetes Month, 1987
Proclamation 5700 -- Geography Awareness Week, 1987

September 9, 1987
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for Prime Minister Ingvar Carlsson of Sweden
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Report of the Christopher Columbus Quincentenary Jubilee Commission
Nominations and Appointments
Statement on the American Bar Association's Rating of Supreme Court Nominee Robert H. Bork
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate Reporting on the National Emergency With Respect to South Africa
Executive Order 12608 -- Elimination of Unnecessary Executive Orders and Technical Amendments to Others
Toasts at the State Dinner Honoring Prime Minister Ingvar Carlsson of Sweden

September 10, 1987
Remarks to the Winners of the Bicentennial of the Constitution Essay Competition
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for Pope John Paul II in Miami, Florida
Remarks Following Discussions With Pope John Paul II in Miami, Florida
Nomination of Milton Frank To Be United States Ambassador to Nepal

September 11, 1987
Nomination of Marvin T. Runyon To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Designation as Chairman
Message on the Observance of the Jewish High Holy Days
Nominations and Appointments
Remarks on Signing the National Hispanic Heritage Week Proclamation
Proclamation 5701 -- National Hispanic Heritage Week, 1987

September 12, 1987
Radio Address to the Nation on the Situation in Nicaragua

September 13, 1987
Statement on the Death of Mervyn LeRoy

September 14, 1987
Statement on the Proposed Intermediate-Range Nuclear Force Reduction Treaty
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Elizabeth Hanford Dole as Secretary of Transportation
Remarks at the Swearing-In Ceremony for James H. Billington as Librarian of Congress
Remarks at the Annual Meeting of the National Alliance of Business

September 15, 1987
Informal Exchange With Reporters Prior to a Meeting With Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze
Remarks on Signing the Soviet-United States Nuclear Risk Reduction Centers Agreement
Appointment of Two Members of the Interagency Committee on Women's Business Enterprise
Remarks at the Fifth Anniversary Celebration of USA Today in Arlington, Virginia

September 16, 1987
Remarks at the 40th Anniversary Conference of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy
Remarks at the Bicentennial Celebration of the United States Constitution

September 17, 1987
Remarks at the ``We the People'' Bicentennial Celebration in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Remarks at a Fundraising Luncheon for Senator John Heinz in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Proclamation 5702 -- National Employ the Handicapped Week, 1987
Proclamation 5703 -- National School Yearbook Week, 1987
Proclamation 5704 -- National Year of Friendship With Finland, 1988

September 18, 1987
Joint Statement on Soviet-United States Diplomatic Talks
Remarks on the Outcome of the Soviet-United States Diplomatic Talks
Nominations and Appointments
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Beryl W. Sprinkel as Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on Strategic Technology Export Controls

September 19, 1987
Radio Address to the Nation on Robert H. Bork, Arms Control, and the Budget
Statement on the Supreme Court Nomination of Robert H. Bork
Nomination of William W. Treat To Be an Alternate United States Representative to the 42d Session of the United Nations General Assembly

September 21, 1987
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the President's Meetings With United Nations Officials
Address to the 42d Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, New York
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the United States Air Strike in the Persian Gulf

September 22, 1987
Nominations and Appointments
Proclamation 5705 -- Fire Prevention Week, 1987
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict
Letter Accepting the Resignation of William Henkel as Assistant to the President
Written Responses to Questions Submitted by the Swedish Newspaper Svenska Dagbladet

September 23, 1987
Nomination of Robert B. Costello To Be Under Secretary of Defense
Proclamation 5706 -- Emergency Medical Services Week, 1987
Proclamation 5707 -- Veterans Day, 1987
Executive Order 12609 -- President's Commission on Compensation of Career Federal Executives
Remarks at a White House Barbecue for Members of Congress

September 24, 1987
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Mutual and Balanced Force Reduction Negotiations
Remarks on Signing the National Historically Black Colleges Week Proclamation
Proclamation 5708 -- National Historically Black Colleges Week, 1987
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate on the United States Air Strike in the Persian Gulf
Statement on United States Policy in the Persian Gulf
Remarks to the United States Olympic Hockey Team
Statement on the Death of H.R. Gross
Nominations and Appointments

September 25, 1987
Nomination of Everett Alvarez, Jr., To Be a Member of the Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Remarks at the Annual Convention of Concerned Women for America
Statement on the Senate Confirmation of William Steele Sessions To Be Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Statement on United States Policy in the Persian Gulf

September 26, 1987
Radio Address to the Nation on the Federal Debt Ceiling Increase and Deficit Reduction

September 27, 1987
Remarks at a White House Reception Honoring Vladimir Feltsman

September 28, 1987
Written Responses to Questions Submitted by the Swedish Newspaper Tidningarnas Telegrambyra

September 29, 1987
Remarks at the Annual Meeting of the Boards of Governors of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group
Nominations and Appointments
Remarks on Signing the Bill to Increase the Federal Debt Ceiling
Statement on Signing the Federal Debt Limit and Deficit Reduction Bill
Proclamation 5709 -- AIDS Awareness and Prevention Month, 1987
Proclamation 5710 -- National Lupus Awareness Month, 1987
Proclamation 5711 -- Child Health Day, 1987

September 30, 1987
Remarks on Federal Loan Assets Sales
Remarks at a White House Briefing on the Nomination of Robert H. Bork To Be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Proclamation 5712 -- Implementation of Agreement Concerning Certain Pasta Articles From the European Community
Memorandum on the Restriction of Pasta Imports From the European Economic Community
Executive Order 12610 -- Continuance of Certain Federal Advisory Committees