Public Papers of Ronald Reagan 
July 1988

July 1, 1988 
Statement on the 20th Anniversary of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons 
Proclamation 5838 -- National Literacy Day, 1988 
Remarks on Signing the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988 
Nomination of Charles G. Stalon To Be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 
Proclamation 5839 -- United States-Canada Days of Peace and Friendship, 1988 
White House Statement on the Report of Presidential Emergency Board No. 213 Concerning the Investigation of a Railroad Labor Dispute

July 2, 1988 
Radio Address to the Nation on the Resignation of Howard Baker as Chief of Staff to the President and the Administration's Agenda

July 3, 1988 
Statement on the Destruction of an Iranian Jetliner by the United States Navy Over the Persian Gulf

July 4, 1988 
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate on the Destruction of an Iranian Jetliner by the United States Navy Over the Persian Gulf

July 5, 1988 
Remarks at a White House Briefing for Conservative Political Leaders 
White House Statement on the Selection of the United States as the Host Country for the 1994 World Cup Soccer Tournament 
Statement on the Resignation of Edwin Meese III as Attorney General 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Resignation of Attorney General Meese and President Reagan's Visit With President Duarte of El Salvador

July 6, 1988 
Appointment & Nominations - July 6, 1988

July 8, 1988 
Remarks on Economic Growth and a Question-and-Answer Session With Reporters 
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report of the National Advisory Council on Adult Education 
Nominations I - July 8, 1988
Message to the Congress Reporting on the National Emergency With Respect to Libya 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Senate Action Banning the Sale of Certain Arms to Kuwait 
Nominations II - July 8, 1988 
Statement on the Executive-Legislative Task Force on Illegal Drug Use and Trafficking

July 9, 1988 
Radio Address to the Nation on the Resignation of Attorney General Meese and the War on Drugs 
Executive Order 12644 -- Establishment of Emergency Board No. 214 To Investigate a Railroad Labor Dispute 
Announcement of the Establishment of Emergency Board No. 214 To Investigate a Railroad Labor Dispute

July 11, 1988 
Informal Exchange With Reporters 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on United States Policy Regarding the Accidental Attack on an Iranian Jetliner Over the Persian Gulf 
Nomination of Wilford W. Johansen To Be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board 
Remarks at a Campaign Fundraising Dinner for Senator David K. Karnes of Nebraska

July 12, 1988 
Remarks Announcing the Nomination of Richard L. Thornburgh To Be Attorney General of the United States 
Nomination of Richard L. Thornburgh To Be Attorney General of the United States 
Informal Exchange With Reporters on United States Arms Sales to Kuwait 
Remarks Following Discussions With Prime Minister Sa`d al-`Abdallah al-Salim Al Sabah of Kuwait 
Statement on the Soviet-United States Nuclear and Space Arms Negotiations 
Executive Order 12645 -- Amending Executive Order 12364, Relating to the Presidential Management Intern Program

July 13, 1988 
Remarks on Signing the Captive Nations Week Proclamation 
Proclamation 5840 -- Captive Nations Week, 1988 
Executive Order 12646 -- Establishment of Emergency Board No. 215 To Investigate a Railroad Labor Dispute 
Announcement of the Establishment of Emergency Board No. 215 To Investigate a Railroad Labor Dispute 
Remarks to the State Presidents of the American Farm Bureau Federation

July 14, 1988 
Remarks to Agriculture Officials and Farmers on the Drought Situation in Du Quoin, Illinois 
Remarks at the WOC Radio Station Dedication Ceremony in Davenport, Iowa 
Interview With Mark Minnick of WOC Radio in Davenport, Iowa 
Remarks at a Luncheon Hosted by WOC Radio and the Quad-Cities Chamber of Commerce in Davenport, Iowa 
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate on United States Military Action in the Persian Gulf

July 15, 1988 
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the National Medals of Science and Technology 
Appointments / Nominations / Designation - July 15, 1988 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Situation in Nicaragua

July 16, 1988 
Radio Address to the Nation on the Economy

July 18, 1988 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on Space Station Freedom 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the Imprisonment of Nelson Mandela in South Africa

July 19, 1988 
Statement on Signing the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1989

July 22, 1988 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on United States Trade Sanctions Against Brazil 
Proclamation 5841 -- Lyme Disease Awareness Week, 1988

July 23, 1988 
Radio Address to the Nation on the Democratic National Convention and the Administration's Achievements

July 25, 1988 
Remarks to Members of the American Legion's Boys Nation 
Appoinments / Nominations / Designations - July 25, 1988 
Remarks on the Canada-United States Free Trade Agreement 
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate Transmitting the Canada-United States Free Trade Agreement 
Statement by Assistant to the President for Press Relations Fitzwater on the President's Meeting on the Drought Situation 
Letter to Congressional Leaders on Drought Relief Legislation

July 26, 1988 
Remarks at a Meeting With Republican Congressional Leaders 
Remarks at the Presentation Ceremony for the Take Pride in America Awards 
Nomination of Thomas M. Boyd To Be an Assistant Attorney General 
Message to the Congress Transmitting Amendments to the Convention on the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea 
Nominations / Designations - July 26, 1988 
Proclamation 5842 -- National Week of Recognition and Remembrance for Those Who Served in the Korean War, 1988

July 27, 1988 
Remarks Following Discussions With General Secretary Karoly Grosz of Hungary

July 28, 1988 
Remarks to the Student Congress on Evangelism 
Remarks to Representatives of the Future Farmers of America 
Announcement of the Recipients of the National Medal of Arts

July 29, 1988 
Remarks at the Annual Meeting of the National League of POW/MIA Families 
Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Reporting on the Cyprus Conflict 
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals 
Nominations - July 29, 1988

July 30, 1988 
Radio Address to the Nation on Aid to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance