Public Papers of Ronald Reagan 
February 1984 

February 1, 1984 
Appointment of William Henkel as Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of the Presidential Advance Office 
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Fiscal Year 1985 Budget 
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Rescissions and Deferrals 
Remarks of President Reagan and President Mika Spiljak of Yugoslavia Following Their Meetings 
Remarks on Signing the National Tourism Week Proclamation 
Proclamation 5149 -- National Tourism Week, 1984

February 2, 1984 
Remarks at the Annual National Prayer Breakfast 
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Economic Report of the President 
Statement on United States Participation in the 40th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Commission 
Message on the Observance of the Chinese New Year 
Nomination of Woodward Kingman To Be an Associate Director of the United States Information Agency 
Remarks at a Republican Congressional Luncheon 
Message on the Observance of National Afro-American (Black) History Month, February 1984 
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Marking the Observance of National Afro-American (Black) History Month 
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the President's Weekly Radio Addresses to the Nation During the 1984 Presidential Campaign 
Interview With Robert L. Bartley and Albert R. Hunt of the Wall Street Journal on Foreign and Domestic Issues

February 3, 1984 
Remarks Announcing a Proposed Initiative for Central America 
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for Elected Republican Women Officials 
Designation of Hoyt D. Gardner as Alternate United States Representative on the Executive Board of the World Health Organization

February 4, 1984 
Radio Address to the Nation on the Budget Deficit, Central America, and Lebanon

February 6, 1984 
Remarks During a Homecoming and Birthday Celebration in Dixon, Illinois 
Remarks at Eureka College in Eureka, Illinois 
Statement on the Situation in Lebanon

February 7, 1984 
Remarks at the Annual Convention of the National Association of Secondary School Principals in Las Vegas, Nevada 
Remarks at a Nevada Republican Party Fundraising Luncheon in Las Vegas 
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Lebanon 
Statement on the Situation in Lebanon

February 8, 1984 
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Situation in Lebanon 
Nomination of J.J. Simmons III To Be a Member of the Interstate Commerce Commission

February 9, 1984 
Remarks by Telephone to Crewmembers on Board the Space Shuttle Challenger 
Nominations & Appointments 
Letter to the Chairmen of the Senate and House Armed Services Committees Reporting on the Recommendations of the President's Commission on Strategic Forces

February 10, 1984 
Nominations 
White House Statement on the Situation in Lebanon 
Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Speakes on the Death of President Yuriy V. Andropov of the Soviet Union

February 11, 1984 
Radio Address to the Nation on United States-Soviet Relations

February 12, 1984 
Message on the Observance of Lincoln Day, 1984

February 13, 1984 
Remarks of the President and King Hussein I of Jordan Following Their Meetings 
Proclamations 
Memorandum on Soybean Product Exports From Brazil 
Interview With the Knight-Ridder News Service on Foreign and Domestic Issues

February 14, 1984 
Appointment of Two Members of the International Private Enterprise Task Force 
Remarks of President Reagan, President Mohammed Hosni Mubarak of Egypt, and King Hussein I of Jordan Following Their Meetings 
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate Reporting on United States Participation in the Multinational Force in Lebanon

February 15, 1984 
Remarks at a White House Ceremony Marking the Observance of National Crime Prevention Week 
Nominations & Appointments 
Remarks at a Fundraiser for Republican Women Candidates on the Occasion of Susan B. Anthony's Birthday

February 16, 1984 
Appointment of Two Members of the Federal Service Impasses Panel

February 17, 1984 
Message on the Observance of Brotherhood/Sisterhood Week, 1984 
Nominations & Appointments 
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for Elected Republican Women Officials 
Message to the Congress Transmitting a Proposed Initiative for Central America 
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report on United States International Activities in Science and Technology 
Executive Order 12461 -- District of Columbia Police and Firefighters' Retirement and Disability System 
Executive Order 12462 -- President's Advisory Committee on Mediation and Conciliation

February 18, 1984 
Radio Address to the Nation on Proposed Crime Legislation 
Written Responses to Questions Submitted by Oslobodjenje of Yugoslavia on the 1984 Winter Olympic Games 
Toasts of the President and Prince Rainier III of Monaco at a Benefit Gala for the Princess Grace Foundation

February 20, 1984 
Remarks at an Iowa Caucus Rally in Waterloo 
Interview With Jim Zabel of WHO Radio in Des Moines, Iowa 
Remarks at an Iowa Caucus Rally in Des Moines

February 21, 1984 
Statement on the Murder of Leamon (Ray) Hunt 
Announcement of the Recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom 
Remarks on Receiving the Report of the Commission on Security and Economic Assistance 
Message to the Senate Returning Without Approval the Water Resources Research Bill

February 22, 1984 
Nominations & Appointments 
Message to Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals 
The President's News Conference

February 23, 1984 
Remarks at a Meeting With Asian and Pacific-American Leaders 
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate on Nuclear Cooperation With EURATOM 
Executive Order 12463 -- Nuclear Cooperation With EURATOM 
Executive Order 12464 -- Award of the Purple Heart

February 24, 1984 
Remarks on Signing an Executive Order on Commercial Expendable Launch Vehicle Activities 
Executive Order 12465 -- Commercial Expendable Launch Vehicle Activities 
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Robert D. Muldoon of New Zealand Following Their Meetings 
Nomination of Donald D. Engen To Be Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration

February 25, 1984 
Radio Address to the Nation on Prayer in Schools

February 26, 1984 
Toasts at a White House Dinner Honoring the Nation's Governors

February 27, 1984 
Nominations & Appointments 
Proclamation 5154 -- Cancer Control Month, 1984 
Executive Order 12466 -- Reimbursement of Federal Employee Relocation Expenses

February 28, 1984 
Appointments 
Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for President Rudolf Kirchschlager of Austria 
Remarks of President Reagan and President Rudolf Kirchschlager of Austria at the State Dinner

February 29, 1984 
Nomination of Edward Sulzberger To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the National Corporation for Housing Partnerships 
Remarks at a White House Briefing for the National Alliance of Senior Citizens 
Remarks at a White House Reception for Members of the United States Winter Olympic Team