Executive Order 13189—Federal Interagency Task Force on the District of Columbia

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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 further the revitalization of, and to improve prospects for the success of “home rule” in the District of Columbia, the Nation’s Capital, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Background … Continue reading Executive Order 13189—Federal Interagency Task Force on the District of Columbia

Press Briefing by Dr. Connie Mariano on the President’s Annual Medical Check-Up

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William J. Clinton

Bethesda Naval Hospital Bethesda, Maryland 3:50 P.M. EST MR. SIEWERT: Welcome back to Bethesda Naval Hospital for President Clinton’s seventh visit here. This includes six physical examinations, as well as one hospitalization for tendon repair in 1997. Let me begin by saying thank you very much to Admiral Martin, the Commander of the Bethesda Naval … Continue reading Press Briefing by Dr. Connie Mariano on the President’s Annual Medical Check-Up

Executive Order 13188—Amendment to Executive Order 13111, Extension of the Advisory Committee on Expanding Training Opportunities

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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, including the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), and in order to extend the Advisory Committee on Expanding Training Opportunities for 2 years, it is hereby ordered that section 7(f) of Executive Order 13111 … Continue reading Executive Order 13188—Amendment to Executive Order 13111, Extension of the Advisory Committee on Expanding Training Opportunities

Executive Order 13186—Responsibilities of Federal Agencies To Protect Migratory Birds

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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 furtherance of the purposes of the migratory bird conventions, the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (16 U.S.C. 703–711), the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Acts (16 U.S.C. 668–668d), the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act … Continue reading Executive Order 13186—Responsibilities of Federal Agencies To Protect Migratory Birds

Executive Order 13187—The Presidents Disability Employment Partnership Board

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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, including the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), and in order to promote the employment of people with disabilities, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Establishment and Composition of the … Continue reading Executive Order 13187—The Presidents Disability Employment Partnership Board

Press Briefing by Telephone with Gene Sperling and Bruce Reed to Preview the President’s Speech in Dover, New Hampshire

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William J. Clinton

10:37 A.M. EST Q: Basically, what is the President going to be talking about in Dover? MR. REED: He is going to Dover to give the third in a series of speeches that he has been giving over the past month to sum up what he’s done and what challenges are left to do. The … Continue reading Press Briefing by Telephone with Gene Sperling and Bruce Reed to Preview the President’s Speech in Dover, New Hampshire

Press Briefing by Jake Siewert

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William J. Clinton

The James S. Brady Briefing Room 1:25 P.M. EST MR. SIEWERT: I’ll start with a quick travel announcement and move on from there. The President, on January 17th, will travel to Little Rock, Arkansas, and he will, in Little Rock, address a joint session of the Arkansas General Assembly, and the rest of that schedule … Continue reading Press Briefing by Jake Siewert

Telephone Briefing by Chief of Staff John Podesta, Under Secretary of Commerce Bill Reinsch, and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy Deleon on U.S. Export Controls on High Performance Computers

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William J. Clinton

1:37 P.M. EST MR. PODESTA: Why don’t I start. And I think Secretary DeLeon and Mr. Reinsch will be following onto what I am about to say. I will try to be relatively brief and I think we all will be, so that we can get to your questions. I believe you have paper in … Continue reading Telephone Briefing by Chief of Staff John Podesta, Under Secretary of Commerce Bill Reinsch, and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy Deleon on U.S. Export Controls on High Performance Computers

Press Briefing by Telephone with Chris Jennings, Senior Health Care Policy Advisor, and a Senior Administration Official on the President’s Radio Address

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William J. Clinton

2:10 P.M. EST MR. JENNINGS: I’m not sure this is going to be my last time doing this. I think, just because we work every day until the end, we’ll probably have some others. But this is one of the last ones, and it’s a very good news story the President is quite pleased with. … Continue reading Press Briefing by Telephone with Chris Jennings, Senior Health Care Policy Advisor, and a Senior Administration Official on the President’s Radio Address

Press Briefing by Jake Siewert

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William J. Clinton

The James S. Brady Briefing Room 12:20 P.M. EST MR. SIEWERT: I think you just saw former Joint Chiefs of Staff, John Shalikashvili, so I’ll start with a statement from the President on his meeting. “Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General John Shalikashvili, and I met this morning to discuss his report … Continue reading Press Briefing by Jake Siewert