Public Papers of Ronald Reagan
October 1988

October 1, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on the Federal Budget
Proclamation 5875 -- National Day of Recognition for Mohandas K. Gandhi, 1988
Statement on Fiscal Year 1989 Appropriations Bills
Remarks at Georgetown University's Bicentennial Convocation

October 3, 1988
Remarks to Participants in the Yale University-Moscow State University Exchange Project
Proclamation 5876 -- National Employ the Handicapped Week, 1988
Proclamation 5877 -- National Job Skills Week, 1988
Remarks on Signing the Columbus Day Proclamation
Proclamation 5878 -- Columbus Day, 1988
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Report of the Council on Environmental Quality
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict
Appointments October 3, 1988
Remarks to the National Drug Policy Board
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the President's Meeting With Prime Minister Edward Philip George Seaga of Jamaica
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Space Shuttle Discovery Mission

October 4, 1988
Informal Exchange With Reporters Prior to a Meeting With Republican Congressional Leaders
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the Minority Enterprise Development Week Awards
Nominations and Appointments October 4, 1988
Statement on the Veto of the Textile and Apparel Trade Act of 1988t
Remarks at the Republican Governors Club Dinner
White House Statement on the Release of Mithileshwar Singh in Lebanon

October 5, 1988
Statement on Signing the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act Amendments of 1988
Remarks at the Site of the Future Holocaust Memorial Museum
Nominations OCtober 5, 1988
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Reports on Highway and Motor Vehicle Safety
Appointments and Designations October 5, 1988
Informal Exchange With Reporters Prior to a Meeting With Yuriy and Tanya Zieman
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Vice Presidential Debate

October 6, 1988
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Moussa Traore of Mali
Remarks at a Ceremony Commemorating German-American Day
Appointment of Stephen I. Danzansky as Deputy Assistant to the President for Economic Affairs
Toasts at the State Dinner for President Moussa Traore of Mali

October 7, 1988
Remarks on the Nation's Economy
Proclamation 5879 -- National Paralysis Awareness Week, 1988
Remarks to High School Students and Citizens in Sterling Heights, Michigan
Remarks at a Business Leaders Luncheon in Sterling Heights, Michigan
Remarks at a Republican Party Fundraising Dinner in Detroit, Michigan
Executive Order 12654 -- Delegating Authority to Provide Assistance for the Nicaraguan Resistance

October 8, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on Economic Growth and the War on Drugs
Nominations October 8, 1988

October 11, 1988
Statement on the Death of Bonita Granville Wrather
Remarks at a Republican Party Fundraising Reception
Message to the Senate Returning Without Approval a Bill Authorizing Private Access Across a Portion of Buffalo National River Park

October 12, 1988
Informal Exchange With Reporters
Nominations and Appoinments October 12, 1988
Proclamation 5880 -- Veterans Day, 1988
Remarks to Area High School Students and Faculty in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania
Remarks at a Columbus Day Dinner in West Orange, New Jersey
Proclamation 5881 -- White Cane Safety Day, 1988

October 13, 1988
Remarks on Signing the Family Support Act of 1988
Nominations October 13, 1988

October 14, 1988
Remarks Congratulating the Crew of the Space Shuttle Discovery
Statement on Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance
Remarks on Signing the Alternative Motor Fuels Act of 1988
Nomination of Dennis M. Devaney To Be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board
Message to the Congress Reporting on the National Emergency With Respect to Panama
Proclamation 5882 -- National Forest Products Week, 1988
Appointment of Othal E. Brand, Sr., as a Member of the Commission on Agricultural Workers

October 15, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on the Federal Budget and the Congressional Elections
Final Order for Emergency Deficit Control Measures for Fiscal Year 1989

October 17, 1988
Remarks to the Students and Faculty of Archbishop Carroll and All Saints High Schools
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the Presidential Medal of Freedom

October 18, 1988
Statement on Signing the Bill Supporting the Restoration of a Free and Independent Cambodia
Statement on Signing the Inspector General Act Amendments of 1988
Remarks by Telephone to Colonel Thomas Carroll of the Alaskan Whale Rescue Team

October 19, 1988
Remarks at a Republican Campaign Rally in Columbus, Ohio
Remarks at a Republican Campaign Rally in Bowling Green, Ohio
Remarks at a Fundraising Dinner for Senatorial Candidate George Voinovich in Cincinnati, Ohio
Proclamation 5883 -- Drug-Free America Week, 1988
Proclamation 5884 -- United Nations Day, 1988

October 20, 1988
Proclamation 5885 -- Increase in the Rates of Duty for Certain Articles From Brazil

October 21, 1988
Remarks at a Republican Campaign Rally in Raleigh, North Carolina
Remarks at a Republican Campaign Rally in Bowling Green, Kentucky
Nomination of John R. Berg To Be an Assistant Secretary of Energy
White House Statement on the Conference on Chemical Weapons Use
Nominations October 21, 1988
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report of the Railroad Retirement Board
Proclamation 5886 -- National Chester F. Carlson Recognition Day, 1988

October 22, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on the Economy
Proclamation 5887 -- Suspension of Entry as Nonimmigrants of Officers and Employees of the Nicaraguan Government

October 23, 1988
Appointments October 23, 1988

October 24, 1988
Remarks Congratulating the United States Olympic Team
Proclamation 5888 -- National Down Syndrome Month, 1988
Proclamation 5889 -- National Lupus Awareness Month, 1988
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Transmitting the Annual Report on Apartheid
Appointment of Juanita Donaghey Duggan as Executive Secretary of the Domestic Policy Council

October 25, 1988
Remarks at the National Defense University on Signing the Department of Veterans Affairs Act
Proclamation 5890 -- Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, 1988

October 26, 1988
Remarks at a Fundraising Luncheon for Senatorial Candidate Alan Keyes in Baltimore, Maryland
Memorandum on Mergers, Acquisitions, and Takeovers
White House Statement on the Report of Presidential Emergency Board No. 216 To Investigate a Railroad Labor Dispute
Appointment of Rebecca Gernhardt Range as Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of Public Liaison
Remarks Congratulating the World Series Champion Los Angeles Dodgers
White House Statement on the President's Meeting with the World Series Champion Los Angeles Dodgers
Appointment of Roger G. DeKok as Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs
Memorandum on Emergency Food Assistance
Memorandum of Disapproval on a Bill Concerning Whistleblower Protection
Statement on the Rescue of the Gray Whales in Alaska
Appointment of George L. Argyros as a Member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations

OCtober 27, 1988
Informal Exchange With Reporters on the Demolition of the New United States Embassy in Moscow
Appointment of Franmarie Kennedy-Keel as Deputy Assistant to the President for Policy Development
Remarks at a Republican Campaign Rally in Little Rock, Arkansas
Remarks at a Republican Campaign Rally in Springfield, Missouri
Proclamation 5891 -- National Adult Immunization Week, 1988
Remarks at a Republican Campaign Rally in San Diego, California

October 28, 1988
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session at a World Affairs Council Luncheon in Los Angeles, California
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate Reporting on Emergency Deficit Control Measures for Fiscal Year 1989
Proclamation 5892 -- National AIDS Awareness and Prevention Month, 1988
Proclamation 5893 -- Fire Safety at Home Day -- Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery, 1988

October 29, 1988
Radio Address to the Nation on the Management of the Federal Government

October 30, 1988
Remarks at the Simon Wiesenthal Center Awards Presentation Ceremony in Los Angeles, California

October 31, 1988
Memorandum of Disapproval on the Bill Authorizing the Refinancing of Certain Small Business Debentures
Remarks on Signing the Berne Convention Implementation Act of 1988
Informal Exchange With Reporters