Executive Order 12850—Conditions for Renewal of Most-Favored-Nation Status for the Peoples Republic of China in 1994

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William J. Clinton

WHEREAS, the Congress and the American people have expressed deep concern about the appropriateness of unconditional most-favored-nation (MFN) trading status for the People’s Republic of China (China); WHEREAS, I share the concerns of the Congress and the American people regarding this important issue, particularly with respect to China’s record on human rights, nuclear nonproliferation, and … Continue reading Executive Order 12850—Conditions for Renewal of Most-Favored-Nation Status for the Peoples Republic of China in 1994

Press Briefing by Assistant Secretary Winston Lord

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William J. Clinton

10:30 A.M. EDT MR. CLARKE: We will now have an ON-THE-RECORD briefing on conditions for MFN for China. It is NOT FOR SOUND AND CAMERA. Our briefer is Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Winston Lord. ASSISTANT SECRETARY LORD: Thank you. Let me make some introductory comments and I’ll be glad … Continue reading Press Briefing by Assistant Secretary Winston Lord

Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 1:05 P.M. EDT MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: I was going to ask Brit to do it, but I couldn’t. (Laughter.) President Clinton has invited his Majesty King Hussein I of Jordan to meet in Washington on June 18th. The two leaders are expected to discuss the Middle East peace process, developments in the region … Continue reading Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

Executive Order 12849—Implementation of Agreement With the European Community on Government Procurement

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William J. Clinton

WHEREAS, the United States and the European Community (EC) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding on Government Procurement (Agreement) that provides appropriate reciprocal competitive government procurement opportunities; WHEREAS, the commitments made in the Agreement are intended to become part of an expanded General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade Agreement on Government Procurement (GATT Code) … Continue reading Executive Order 12849—Implementation of Agreement With the European Community on Government Procurement

Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 3:12 P.M. EDT MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: I’ve got a statement. I also have to inform you, we have a pool in the office over how many questions are going to be asked about the Travel Office. So don’t make me lose. (Laughter.) Q: We’re just delighted to have a briefing. MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: You … Continue reading Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 12:55 P.M. EDT MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: Just take a quick look at the week ahead. As you know, this afternoon the President is meeting with President Von Weizsacker of Germany. Tomorrow he’ll have some congressional meetings here including a bipartisan leadership meeting and a quality cars event on Capitol Hill. Q: What time? … Continue reading Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 4:10 P.M. EDT MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: The White House has received a final report by the accounting firm of Peat, Marwick regarding its study of the White House Travel Office. We are making this report available to the FBI and the public this afternoon. The FBI has determined from the information it has … Continue reading Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

Press Briefing by Dee Dee Myers

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 10:16 A.M. EDT MS. MYERS: Hello. A couple of quick announcements. As you know, the President will sign the motor voter bill out on the lawn at 11:00 a.m. At noon he will have lunch with the Vice President and — Q: Do lunch? MS. MYERS: They’ll do lunch. At 5:00 p.m. … Continue reading Press Briefing by Dee Dee Myers

Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

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William J. Clinton

The Briefing Room 1:30 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: The President’s having lunch with the Vice President now. And I’m just ready to take questions. Q: George, what is the President’s strategy for getting the economic plan through the House and then the Senate in the aftermath of Senator Boren’s defection? MR. STEPHANOPOULOS: Well, first of … Continue reading Press Briefing by George Stephanopoulos

Executive Order 12848—Federal Plan To Break the Cycle of Homelessness

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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 title II of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act, as amended (42 U.S.C. 11311–11320), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and in order to provide for the streamlining and strengthening … Continue reading Executive Order 12848—Federal Plan To Break the Cycle of Homelessness