Public Papers of Ronald Reagan 
March 1981  

March 2, 1981 
Remarks at the Mid-Winter Congressional City Conference of the National League of Cities 
Appointment of Three Members of the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

March 3, 1981 
Executive Order 12296 -- President's Economic Policy Advisory Board 
Nominations, March 3, 1981 
Excerpts From an Interview With Walter Cronkite of CBS News

March 4, 1981 
Proclamation 4832 -- World Trade Week, 1981 
Nominations, March 4, 1981

March 5, 1981 
Statement Announcing Additional Federal Aid for Programs Relating to the Murdered and Missing Young People in Atlanta, Georgia 
Nomination of Two Associate Judges of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia

March 6, 1981 
The President's News Conference 
Nomination of Charles Z. Wick To Be Director of the International Communication Agency

March 9, 1981 
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session During a White House Briefing for the National Association of Counties 
Nominations, March 9, 1981 
Remarks on Signing Documents Transmitting Budget Revisions to the Congress

March 10, 1981 
Messages to Congress & Letter to Speaker of the House, March 10, 1981 
Remarks of the President and Governor General Edward R. Schreyer of Canada at the Welcoming Ceremony in Ottawa 
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau of Canada Prior to Their Meetings in Ottawa 
Remarks of the President and Governor General Edward R. Schreyer of Canada at the State Dinner in Ottawa

March 11, 1981 
Address of the President and Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau of Canada Before a Joint Session of the Parliament in Ottawa 
Remarks of the President and Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau of Canada on the United States-Canadian Discussions in Ottawa

March 12, 1981 
Executive Orders, March 12, 1981 
Memorandum on Federal Cooperation With the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency

March 13, 1981 
Nominations & Appointments, March 13, 1981 
Remarks Announcing Additional Federal Aid for the Investigation of the Murdered and Missing Youth in Atlanta, Georgia 
Statement on the National Defense Stockpile of Strategic and Critical Materials

March 14, 1981 
Proclamation 4824 -- National Poison Prevention Week, 1981 
Exchange With Reporters in New York, New York 
Statement on the Westway Highway Project in New York, New York 
Remarks Outside Angelo's Restaurant in New York, New York 
Nominations, March 14, 1981

March 16, 1981 
Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session on the Program for Economic Recovery at a White House Luncheon for Congressional Women 
Message on the Observance of St. Patrick's Day, 1981 
Remarks at a Reception for Members of the Associated General Contractors of America

March 17, 1981 
Proclamation 4825 -- National Farm Safety Week, 1981 
Remarks on the Program for Economy Recovery at a Breakfast Meeting With the Republican Congressional Leadership 
Statement on St. Patrick's Day 
Toast at a St. Patrick's Day Luncheon Hosted by the Irish Ambassador 
Nominations & Appointments, March 17, 1981 
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Rescissions and a Deferral 
Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate Announcing Intention to Amend the Generalized System of Preferences for Developing Countries 
Statement on the Meeting With President-designate Roberto Viola of Argentina 
Remarks at the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture Dinner Honoring Secretary of Agriculture Block

March 18, 1981 
Executive Order 12299 -- Presidential Advisory Board on Ambassadorial Appointments 
Nominations, March 18, 1981

March 19, 1981 
Nomination of Donald E. Sowle To Be Administrator for Federal Procurement Policy 
Proclamation 4826 -- National Day of Prayer, 1981 
Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Recissions and a Deferral 
Statement by the Press Secretary on the President's Meeting With the Auto Task Force

March 20, 1981 
Appointments & Nominations, March 20, 1981 
Remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference Dinner

March 21, 1981 
Remarks at a White House Reception for Performers in and Sponsors of the Ford's Theatre Benefit Gala
Remarks at a "Roast" in Honor of Press Secretary Brady
Remarks at the Conclusion of the Ford's Theatre Benefit Gala

March 23, 1981 
Proclamations Released March 23, 1981 
Message to the Congress Transmitting a Report on the Community Impact of New Military Facilities

March 24, 1981
Proclamation 4829 - Small Business Week, 1981
Executive Order 12300 - Exceptions From the Competitive Servic
Message to President Constantine Karamanlis of Greece on the Anniversary of the Greek War of Independence

Statement by the Press Secretary on Foreign and Domestic Crisis Management

March 25, 1981 
Exchange With Reporters on Foreign and Domestic Crisis Management 
Messages, March 25, 1981

March 26, 1981 
Statement on Signing Executive Order 12301, Concerning Integrity and Efficiency in Federal Programs 
Executive Order 12301 - Integrity and Efficiency in Federal Programs
Two Memorandums on the Reduction of Fraud and Waste in Federal Programs
Appointments
Statement by the Press Secretary on the Situation in Poland 
Remarks at a White House Reception for Delegates to the Young Republican Leadership Conference

March 27, 1981 
Nominations & Appointments, March 27, 1981 
Remarks at a White House Luncheon for Members of the Baseball Hall of Fame 
Remarks to Representatives of Sister Cities International

March 28, 1981 
Nominations, March 28, 1981

March 30, 1981 
Nominations, March 30, 1981
Message to the Congress Transmitting the Annual Report on Federal Advisory Committees
Remarks at the National Conference of the Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO
Statement by Assistant to the President David R. Gergen About the Attempted Assassination of the President 
Remarks by Secretary of State Alexander M.Haig, Jr., About the Attempted Assassination of the President
Statement by the Vice President About the Attempted Assassination of the President

March 31, 1981 
Exchange Between the Vice President and Reporters on the President's Recovery Following the Attempted Assassination 
Remarks of the Vice President and Prime Minister Andreas A. M. van Agt of The Netherlands Following Their Meetings 
Statement by Deputy White House Press Secretary Larry M. Speakes About United States Consultations Concerning Southern Africa 
Remarks at the Annual Academy Awards Presentation Ceremonies