Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
March 1988

March 1, 1988
Remarks on Departure for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Summit Meeting in Brussels, Belgium
Designation of Manfred Eimer as Acting Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
Letter to Congressional Leaders on the Proposed Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987

March 2, 1988
Remarks Following the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Summit Meeting in Brussels, Belgium

March 3, 1988
Letter to Congressional Leaders on Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Summit Meeting in Brussels, Belgium
Remarks to Reporters Following the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Summit Meeting in Brussels, Belgium
Declaration of the Heads of State and Government Participating in the Meeting of the North Atlantic Council in Brussels, Belgium
Remarks to United States Armed Forces at a Departure Ceremony in Brussels, Belgium
Statement on the House of Representatives Disapproval of Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance

March 4, 1988
Proclamation 5774 -- Department of Commerce Day, 1988
Nominations, Appointments, Designations and Accordances March 4, 1988
Statement on the House of Representatives Disapproval of Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance

March 5, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation Following the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Summit Meeting in Brussels, Belgium

March 7, 1988
Remarks at the Annual Conference of the Veterans of Foreign Wars
Remarks to Media Executives at a White House Briefing on Drug Abuse
Proclamation 5775 -- Women's History Month, 1988

March 8, 1988
Remarks to Members of the United States Winter Olympic Team
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Situation in Panama
Executive Order 12628 -- United Nations Industrial Development Organization

March 9, 1988
Remarks at the Unveiling of the Knute Rockne Commemorative Stamp at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate on Nuclear Cooperation With EURATOM
Executive Order 12629 -- Nuclear Cooperation With EURATOM

March 10, 1988
Nominations March 10, 1988
Interview With Christine Ockrent of TF - 1 Television of France
Interview With Alastair Burnet of ITN Television of the United Kingdom
Interview With Dieter Kronzucker of ZDF Television of the Federal Republic of Germany
Message to the Congress on Revisions to the 1988 Fiscal Year Appropriations
Statement Requesting Revisions to the 1988 Fiscal Year Budget Appropriations
Interview With Arrigo Levi of Canale 5 Television of Italy

March 11, 1988
Statement on Economic Sanctions Against Panama
Remarks to Business Leaders at a White House Briefing on International Trade

March 12, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on International Trade

March 14, 1988
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate Transmitting the Report on Activities of United Nations Member Countries
Appointment of Roman Popadiuk as Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Press Secretary for Foreign Affairs
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report on International Activities in Science and Technology
Remarks to the Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis at a Conference on the Strategic Defense Initiative

March 15, 1988
Remarks to Supporters of Israel at a White House Briefing on United States Foreign Policy
Nominations and Appointments March 15, 1988
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater Urging Clemency for South Africa's Sharpeville Six

March 16, 1988
Executive Order 12630 -- Governmental Actions and Interference With Constitutionally Protected Property Rights
Appointment of Craig O. McCaw as a Member of the President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee
Remarks Following Discussions With Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir of Israel
Proclamation 5776 -- Freedom of Information Day, 1988
Message to the Senate Returning Without Approval the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 and Transmitting Alternative Legislation
Message to the Congress Transmitting Alternative Civil Rights Legislation
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Deployment of United States Armed Forces to Honduras

March 17, 1988
Statement on the Situation in Ireland
White House Statement on the President's Request To Transfer Funds for Critical Federal Programs
Nomination of E. Allan Wendt for the Rank of Ambassador While Serving as Senior Representative for Strategic Technology Policy at the State Department
Remarks at a St. Patrick's Day Luncheon in Alexandria, Virginia
Remarks at a St. Patrick's Day Luncheon Hosted by Speaker of the House of Representatives Jim Wright

March 18, 1988
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Report of the President's Commission on Privatization
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict
Announcement of the United States Delegation of Observers for Elections in El Salvador
Executive Order 12631 -- Working Group on Financial Markets
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Formation of the Working Group on Financial Markets
Proclamation 5777 -- National Agriculture Day, 1988

March 19, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on the Deployment of United States Forces to Honduras and the Strategic Defense Initiative

March 21, 1988
Nominations March 21, 1988
Remarks on Signing the Afghanistan Day Proclamation
Proclamation 5778 -- Afghanistan Day, 1988
Nomination of George F. Murphy, Jr., To Be Deputy Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency

March 22, 1988
Remarks to the House of Representatives Republican Conference
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Establishment of the United States Nuclear Risk Reduction Center
Nomination of Robert S. Gelbard To Be United States Ambassador to Bolivia
Remarks to State and Local Republican Officials on Federalism and Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance
Remarks at a Fundraising Reception for Senator Chic Hecht of Nevada

March 23, 1988
Remarks at a White House Briefing for Members of the American Business Conference
Statement on the Fifth Anniversary of the Strategic Defense Initiative
Remarks Announcing the Soviet-United States Summit Meeting in Moscow
Nomination of Joy Cherian To Be a Member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Proclamation 5779 -- Modifying the Implementation of the Generalized System of Preference and the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act
Nomination of L. Clair Nelson To Be a Member of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission
Executive Order 12632 -- Exclusions From the Federal Labor-Management Relations Program

March 24, 1988
Nominations and Appointments March 24, 1988
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With Students and Faculty at Oakton High School in Vienna, Virginia

March 25, 1988
Nominations and Appointments March 25, 1988
Informal Exchange With Reporters Prior to a Meeting With President Joaquin Balaguer Ricardo of the Dominican Republic
Remarks Following Discussions With President Joaquin Balaguer Ricardo of the Dominican Republic
Proclamation 5780 -- Greek Independence Day: A National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy, 1988
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session With the Members of the Center for the Study of the Presidency
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report on Nuclear Nonproliferation

March 26, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on Soviet-United States Relations and Trade Legislation

March 28, 1988
Remarks to Reynolds Metals Company Employees in Richmond, Virginia
Remarks Following a Visit to the Reynolds Metals Company in Richmond, Virginia
Executive Order 12633 -- Amending the Code of Conduct for Members of the Armed Forces of the United States
Nomination of Dennis M. Devaney To Be General Counsel of the Federal Labor Relations Authority
Message on the Observance of National Volunteer Week, April 17 - 23, 1988
Proclamation 5781 -- Cancer Control Month, 1988

March 29, 1988
Remarks and an Interview With Gannett Foundation Fellows
Proclamation 5782 -- Education Day, U.S.A., 1988
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the American Cancer Society Courage Awards
Message to the Senate Transmitting the Belgium-United States Legal Assistance Treaty
Proclamation 5783 -- Fair Housing Month, 1988

March 30, 1988
Remarks to Science Honors Students on the Supercollider Program
Remarks at the Swearing-In Ceremony for William L. Ball III as Secretary of the Navy
Appointments, Nominations and Designations March 30, 1988
Proclamation 5784 -- Actors' Fund of America Appreciation Month, 1988
Proclamation 5785 -- National Know Your Cholesterol Month, 1988
Proclamation 5786 -- Run to Daylight Day, 1988

March 31, 1988
Nominations and Appointments March 31, 1988
Statement on Signing the Bill Authorizing Appropriations for the Bureau of the Mint for Fiscal Year 1988
Statement on Signing the Nevada-Florida Land Exchange Authorization Act of 1988
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Transfer of United States Funds to Panama
Proclamation 5787 -- Amending the Generalized System of Preferences