Executive Order 12836—Revocation of Certain Executive Orders Concerning Federal Contracting

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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 eliminate Executive orders that do not serve the public interest, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Executive Order No. 12818 of October 23, 1992 (prohibiting the use of project … Continue reading Executive Order 12836—Revocation of Certain Executive Orders Concerning Federal Contracting

Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 1:50 P.M. EST MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: Hello. As you know, the President’s finished his meeting with the governors. He’ll be working in his office this afternoon. And I’m ready to take questions. Q: George, you periodically say that everything is on the table as far as the economic package goes. Is the option … Continue reading Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

The President’s News Conference

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William J. Clinton

Homosexuals in the Military The President. Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. I’m sorry, we had a last-minute delay occasioned by another issue, not this one. The debate over whether to lift the ban on homosexuals in the military has, to put it mildly, sparked a great deal of interest over the last few days. Today, … Continue reading The President’s News Conference

Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 2:45 P.M. EST MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: Any questions? Q: George, the President, when he was asked if he had a firm commitment that at the end of the six-month period, he would sign the executive order — and he said, I don’t expect to change my position on it. Is that intended to … Continue reading Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

Press Briefing by Dee Dee Myers

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 9:15 A.M. EST MS. MYERS: A couple of quick things. The President is meeting with Chairman Greenspan this morning at 9:30 a.m. Then he’ll attend the funeral of Justice Marshall. This afternoon he has a photo session from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. with local people from around the country. We can … Continue reading Press Briefing by Dee Dee Myers

Press Briefing by Dee Dee Myers

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 5:02 P.M. EST MS. MYERS: — (in progress) — we’re not currently planning to do an op. That’s all I have to report. Q: How long — MS. MYERS: However long it takes. I would assume it would go at least an hour. Q: Are you going to — come in this … Continue reading Press Briefing by Dee Dee Myers

Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 12:45 P.M. EST MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: The President is going to meet this afternoon at 2:00 p.m. with leaders in the Congress on the economic committees, including the Appropriations, Ways and Means, Finance, Budget and other members of the congressional leadership. Q: Bipartisan? MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: No — House and Senate Democratic chairmen. Q: … Continue reading Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

Executive Order 12835—Establishment of the National Economic Council

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President of the United States by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including sections 105, 107, and 301 of title 3, United States Code, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Establishment. There is established the National Economic Council (“the Council”). Sec. … Continue reading Executive Order 12835—Establishment of the National Economic Council

Executive Order 12834—Ethics Commitments by Executive Branch Appointees

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William J. Clinton

By the authority vested in me as President of the United States by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and sections 3301 and 7301 of title 5, United States Code, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Ethics Pledges. (a) Every … Continue reading Executive Order 12834—Ethics Commitments by Executive Branch Appointees