Public Papers of the President: Ronald Reagan
February, 1981

February 2, 1981 
Message on the Observance of National Afro-American (Black) History Month, February, 1981 
Toasts at the Luncheon Honoring President Chun Doo Hwan of the Republic of Korea 
Remarks on the Departure of President Chun Doo Hwan of the Republic of Korea 
Joint Communique Following Discussions With President Chun Doo Hwan of the Republic of Korea 
Appointment of Rear Admiral Robert M. Garrick as Deputy Counsellor to the President 

February 3, 1981 
Message on the Observance of the Chinese New Year, 1981 
Nominations 

February 4, 1981 
Nominations And Appointments 
Remarks at the Annual Salute to Congress Dinner 

February 5, 1981 
Remarks at the Annual National Prayer Breakfast 
Remarks to Delegates of the United States Senate Youth Program 
Address to the Nation on the Economy 

February 6, 1981 
Remarks on Signing a Proclamation Designating 1981 as the International Year of Disabled Persons 
Proclamation 4818 -- International Year of Disabled Persons 
Statement on the Death of Former Governor Ella T. Grasso of Connecticut 
Appointment of James H. Cavanaugh As Special Consultant to the President

February 7, 1981 
Memorandum on the Fiscal Year 1982 Budget 
Nomination of Fred C. Ikle To Be an Under Secretary of Defense 

February 9, 1981 
Appointment of Judy F. Peachee as Special Assistant to the President 
Remarks on the Nation's Economy at a White House Meeting With State Legislators and County Executives 

February 10, 1981 
Appointment of Richard S. Williamson as Assistant to the President for Intergovernmental Affairs 
White House Announcement on the Formation of the President's Economic Policy Advisory Board 

February 11, 1981 
Nominations And Appointments 

February 12,1981 
Remarks to Reporters on Releasing an Audit of the United States Economy 
Remarks at a Wreath-Laying Ceremony at the Lincoln Memorial 
Nominations And Appointments 

February 13, 1981 
Nominations 
Proclamation 4819 -- National Agriculture Day 
Message on the Observance of National Brotherhood Week, February 15 - 21, 1981 

February 14, 1981 
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Rescissions and Deferrals 

February 17, 1981 
Executive Order 12289 -- Foreign Service Retirement and Disability System 
Nomination of William Howard Taft IV To Be General Counsel of the Department of Defense 
Proclamations And Executive Orders 

February 18, 1981 
Address Before a Joint Session of the Congress on the Program for Economic Recovery 
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Proposed Package on the Program for Economic Recovery 
White House Report on the Program for Economic Recovery 

February 19, 1981 
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session on the Program for Economic Recovery at a Breakfast for Newspaper and Television News Editors 
Exchange With Reporters on the Program for Economic Recovery 
Remarks on Arrival at Point Mugu Naval Air Station, California 

February 21, 1981 
Nominations 

February 23, 1981 
Nomination of Emanuel S. Savas To Be an Assistant Secretary of Housing and Urban Development 
Remarks at a White House Meeting With the National Governors' Association 
Proclamations And Executive Orders 

February 24, 1981 
Remarks During a White House Briefing on the Program for Economic Recovery 
Message to the Congress Transmitting the United States-Norway Fishery Agreement 
Nominations 
Remarks on Presenting the Medal of Honor to Master Sergeant Roy P. Benavidez 
Executive Order and Message to Congress re: Suspension of Litigation Against Iran 
Executive Order and Letter to Speaker of the House re: Nuclear Cooperation with EURATOM 
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Formation of the United States Business Committee on Jamaica 
Toasts at a Dinner Honoring the Nation's Governors 

February 26, 1981 
Letter Accepting the Resignation of Max Cleland as Administrator of Veterans Affairs 
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher of the United Kingdom 
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher of the United Kingdom Following Their Meetings 
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Formation of the Cabinet Councils 
Toasts of the President and Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher of the United Kingdom at the State Dinner 

February 27, 1981 
Proclamation & Memorandum re: Red Cross Month 
Appointment of Wendy H. Borcherdt as Associate Director of Presidential Personnel 
Toasts of the President and Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher of the United Kingdom at the Dinner Honoring the President 

February 28, 1981 
Nomination of Gerald P. Carmen To Be Administrator of General Services