Press Briefing by Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and National Security Advisor Sandy Berger

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 4:55 P.M. EST MR. MCCURRY: Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. As promised, the Secretary of State of the United States of America and the President’s National Security Advisor are here to very briefly go through a couple of questions. I’d like to also tell you — I’ve gotten a lot of questions … Continue reading Press Briefing by Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and National Security Advisor Sandy Berger

Background Briefing by Senior Administration Officials

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William J. Clinton

Office of the Press Secretary SENIOR ADMINISTRATION OFFICIAL: Let me start with a few remarks. The President, in his press conference statement, mentioned that on the basis of steps the Chinese have taken and assurances they have provided, he will submit to the U.S. Congress the certifications necessary to, under U.S. law, to implement the … Continue reading Background Briefing by Senior Administration Officials

Executive Order 13066—Amendment to Executive Order 13037, Commission To Study Capital Budgeting

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to increase the membership of the Commission to Study Capital Budgeting, it is hereby ordered that the second sentence of section 1 of Executive Order 13037 is amended by deleting “11” and … Continue reading Executive Order 13066—Amendment to Executive Order 13037, Commission To Study Capital Budgeting

The President’s News Conference with President Jiang Zemin of China

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William J. Clinton

President Clinton. Mr. President, let me again say how pleased we are to welcome the leader of a great people with a remarkable civilization, history, and culture, a people now with its focus on the future. Your visit gives us the opportunity and the responsibility to build a future that is more secure, more peaceful, … Continue reading The President’s News Conference with President Jiang Zemin of China