Executive Order 12704—Amendments to Executive Orders Nos. 11830, 12367, and 12692

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George Bush

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended et seq.), the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.), and the Small Business Act, as amended et seq.), and to reflect developments in connection with … Continue reading Executive Order 12704—Amendments to Executive Orders Nos. 11830, 12367, and 12692

Joint News Conference Following Discussions With Chancellor Helmut Kohl of the Federal Republic of Germany

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George Bush

The President. Barbara and I met on February 24th and 25th here at Camp David with Helmut Kohl, the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, and his wife, Hannelore. And we were just delighted to have them here. The Chancellor and I had an opportunity to talk at length about recent political developments in … Continue reading Joint News Conference Following Discussions With Chancellor Helmut Kohl of the Federal Republic of Germany

Executive Order 12702—Waiver Under the Trade Act of 1974 With Respect to Czechoslovakia

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George Bush

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including section 402(c)(2) of the Trade Act of 1974 (c)), which continues to apply to Czechoslovakia pursuant to section 402(d), and having made the report to the Congress required by section 402(c)(2), I hereby waive the … Continue reading Executive Order 12702—Waiver Under the Trade Act of 1974 With Respect to Czechoslovakia

Executive Order 12703—Support for East European Democracy (SEED) Program

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George Bush

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including the Support for East European Democracy (SEED) Act (P.L. 101-179, hereinafter referred to as the “Act”) and section 301 of Title 3 of the United States Code, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. … Continue reading Executive Order 12703—Support for East European Democracy (SEED) Program

Joint News Conference Following the Drug Summit in Cartagena, Colombia

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George Bush

President Barco Vargas of Colombia. The multilateral agreement we have just signed opened a new era in this struggle against drugs. It is the first time that we developed a common scheme for common action. In — [inaudible] — we have agreed upon a very clearcut goal to be followed, and it has been agreed … Continue reading Joint News Conference Following the Drug Summit in Cartagena, Colombia

The President’s News Conference Following the Drug Summit in Cartagena, Colombia

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George Bush

The President. We depart Cartagena having forged an unprecedented alliance against the drug trade. This afternoon, my colleagues, President Barco [of Colombia] and President Garcia [of Peru], President Paz Zamora [of Bolivia], and I signed the Document of Cartagena which sets forth the principles of this alliance. In signing the document we’ve committed ourselves to … Continue reading The President’s News Conference Following the Drug Summit in Cartagena, Colombia

Executive Order 12701—Amending Executive Order No. 12334

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George Bush

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, and in order to amend Executive Order No. 12334, it is hereby ordered that the second sentence of section 1 of Executive Order No. 12334 shall be deleted and the following sentence inserted in lieu thereof: … Continue reading Executive Order 12701—Amending Executive Order No. 12334

The President’s News Conference

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George Bush

The President. Good afternoon. Well, this has been an extraordinary and positive week in East-West relations. In the Soviet Union, progress was made at the Central Committee plenum on moving the Soviet political system toward pluralism and genuine respect for the views of the Soviet electorate. I commend this development, which demonstrates once again why … Continue reading The President’s News Conference

The President’s News Conference

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George Bush

The President. Two subjects I’d like to address myself to: First, I want to acknowledge the vote in the Senate upholding my veto this afternoon and reaffirming our commitment to Chinese students in this country, as well as the goal of improving relations with China. No Chinese student in this country is going to be … Continue reading The President’s News Conference

The President’s News Conference

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George Bush

The President. Good morning, good morning. Well, as you know, I’ll soon present my budget to the Congress. And as I prepare to do so, it strikes me that our nation faces challenges on many fronts, so let’s give each the attention it deserves. Tomorrow I’m going to announce the second phase of our strategy … Continue reading The President’s News Conference