Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
February 1988

February 1, 1988
Message on the Observance of National Afro-American (Black) History Month, February 1988
Appointments and Nominations February 1, 1988
Remarks at the Annual Convention of the National Religious Broadcasters Association

February 2, 1988
Nominations and Designations February 2, 1988
Proclamation 5765 -- National Consumers Week, 1988
Proclamation 5766 -- Small Business Week, 1988
Nomination of Frances Mathews To Be a Member of the National Advisory Council on Educational Research and Improvement
Address to the Nation on Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance
Statement to the Conference on Disarmament

February 3, 1988
Remarks Congratulating the Washington Redskins on Winning Super Bowl XXII
Designation of Roland R. Vautour as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Rural Telephone Bank
Statement on the Senate Confirmation of Supreme Court Nominee Anthony M. Kennedy
Proclamation 5767 -- National Day of Prayer, 1988
Letter to the Congressional Leadership on Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance
Announcement of the Establishment of the Council of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the House of Representatives' Failure To Approve Aid for the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance

February 4, 1988
Remarks at the Annual National Prayer Breakfast
Statement on the House of Representatives' Failure To Approve Aid for the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance
Proclamation 5768 -- National Tourism Week, 1988
Proclamation 5769 -- National Women in Sports Day, 1988
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on Senate Approval of Aid for the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance

February 5, 1988
Nomination of Ernest C. Baynard III To Be an Assistant Secretary of Energy
Remarks on Signing the Housing and Community Development Act of 1987
Nominations February 5, 1988
Remarks During the President's 77th Birthday Celebration
Remarks During the White House Staff's Celebration of the President's 77th Birthday

February 6, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on Drug Abuse and Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance

February 8, 1988
Remarks on Arrival at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina
Remarks at a Seminar on Substance Abuse in the Workplace in Durham, North Carolina
Nomination of Marc G. Stanley To Be an Assistant Secretary of Commerce

February 9, 1988
Appointments and Nominations February 9, 1988

February 10, 1988
Proclamation 5770 -- National Child Passenger Safety Awareness Week, 1988
Proclamation 5771 -- Save Your Vision Week, 1988
Written Responses to Questions Submitted by the Mexican Newspaper Notimex

February 11, 1988
Nominations February 11, 1988
Message to the Senate Transmitting the Mexico-United States Legal Assistance Treaty
Appointments February 11, 1988
Proclamation 5772 -- Lithuanian Independence Day, 1988
Appointment of Craig P. Coy as a Member of the President's Commission on White House Fellowships
Remarks at the Annual Conservative Political Action Conference Dinner

February 12, 1988
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Soviet-United States Nuclear and Space Arms Negotiations

February 13, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on the President's Trip to Mexico
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Reagan in Mazatlan, Mexico
Informal Exchange With Reporters on Drug Trafficking
White House Statement on the Meeting Between President Reagan and President Miguel De la Madrid Hurtado in Mazatlan, Mexico
Toast at a Luncheon Hosted by President Miguel De la Madrid Hurtado in Mazatlan, Mexico

February 15, 1988
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Deployment of Strategic Nuclear Missiles in Cuba

February 17, 1988
Proclamation 5773 -- National Visiting Nurse Associations Week, 1988

February 18, 1988
Remarks on Presenting the Fiscal Year 1989 Budget to Congressional Leaders
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Fiscal Year 1989 Budget
Nominations February 18, 1988
Remarks at the Swearing-In Ceremony for Anthony M. Kennedy as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Appointment of Herbert D. Katz as a Member of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council
Message on the Management of the United States Government

February 19, 1988
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Economic Report of the President
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals
Statement on the Designation of Caspar W. Weinberger and Andrew L. Lewis Jr., as Members of the National Economic Commission
Remarks Following Discussions With Chancellor Helmut Kohl of the Federal Republic of Germany
Designation of Michael R. Farley as Chairperson of the National Council on Vocational Education

February 20, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on the Federal Budget

February 21, 1988
Toast at a White House Dinner Honoring the Nation's Governors

February 22, 1988
Remarks to Members of the National Governors' Association
Message to the Senate Transmitting the Canada-United States Legal Assistance Treaty

February 23, 1988
Address to the Citizens of Western Europe
Letter Accepting the Resignation of James H. Webb, Jr., as Secretary of the Navy
Nomination of William L. Ball III To Be Secretary of the Navy
Message to the Congress Transmitting Proposed Legislation on Superconductivity Competitiveness
Appointment of Alan Michael Kranowitz as Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs

February 24, 1988
Message to the Congress Transmitting Proposed Legislation To Promote Truth in Federal Spending
Message to the Senate Transmitting the Annual Report of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
Remarks Following Discussions With Prime Minister Anibal Cavaco Silva of Portugal
Remarks Announcing the ``Export Now'' Campaign
The President's News Conference
Written Responses to Questions Submitted by the South Korean Newspaper Dong-A Ilbo

February 25, 1988
Appointments and Nominations February 25, 1988
Executive Order 12626 -- National Defense Stockpile Manager
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on General Manuel Noriega of Panama

February 26, 1988
Appointments and Nominations February 25, 1988
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Situation in Panama

February 27, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on Drug Abuse and Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance

February 29, 1988
Remarks at a Meeting of the White House Conference for a Drug Free America
Remarks at the Annual Leadership Conference of the American Legion
Executive Order 12627 -- Amending the President's Commission on Privatization
Message to the Senate Transmitting a Protocol to the Belgium-United States Convention on Taxation
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Report on the Reduction of Federal Travel Expenses
Message on the Observance of St. Patrick's Day, 1988
Appointment of Kay Wheless Woodward as Special Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of Cabinet Affairs