26Sep 22, 1999
President Chavez Frias talked about reform efforts in Venezuela. He focused on the democratization throughout Latin America in the last ten years. He also spoke about an increase in ...
104May 24, 1999
Increasing Presidential Salary
Witnesses testified about a proposed presidential pay increase from $200,000 to $400,000 which would take effect when the next president was sworn in in 2001. Former White House officials supported ...
13Feb 25, 1999
Tax and Budget Policy Seminar
Participants talked about how to use the budget surplus. At issue was an appropriate method to provide tax cuts, how to save Social Security, and how to use some of the surplus for education.
18Dec 11, 1998
The White House and Congressional Relations
The panelists discussed what the new members of Congress must do to work well with the White House. They looked back at history to consider how the Congress interacted with the White House.
44Sep 17, 1998
1998 Muskie Award Dinner
The 1998 Muskie award was given to first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton for her work representing America abroad. She was honored by the speakers and she also talked about the places she has ...
23Apr 24, 1998
McLarty Retirement Announcement
President Clinton formally said farewell to Mr. McLarty, who had served in the Clinton administration as Chief of Staff and as special assistant to the president. Mr. McLarty talked ...
11Apr 13, 1998
Summit of the Americas Preview
Administration officials briefed reporters on the upcoming Summit of the Americas in Santiago, Chile. They examined the agenda for the summit on various issues, including legal issues, security ...
5Apr 9, 1998
Presidential South American Trip
Mr. McLarty spoke about President Clinton’s upcoming trip to Chile for the Summit of the Americas. He talked about the agenda for the meeting, including agreements on child education ...
6Apr 8, 1998
Summit of the Americas
Mr. McLarty talked about the president’s upcoming trip to Chile for the Summit of the Americas and took audience calls, faxes and electronic mail.
8Mar 26, 1998
Latin American Judicial Reform
The Inter-American Development Bank concluded a seminar for Latin American leaders on judicial reform. Participants talked the importance of the rule of law in sustaining democratic development ...
6Nov 14, 1997
Several administration officials briefed reporters on discussions between President Clinton and President Zedillo. They briefed reporters on several bilateral issues, including trade, food ...
8Oct 7, 1997
Presidential South American Trip
Mr. McLarty, presidential envoy for the Americas, and Mr. Berger talked with reporters about President Clinton’s upcoming trip to Argentina, Venezuela and ...
7Jul 17, 1997
Hispanic International Conference
Mr. McLarty spoke to the conference about the issues facing the Western Hemisphere and the Hispanic business community in the United States. He praised the Hispanic business leadership in ...
21Jul 11, 1997
Administration officials reviewed the impact of the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico on the U.S. economy. They revealed the results of a three year study on the trade ...
19May 4, 1997
Washington Journal: Sunday
Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and ...
8May 1, 1997
Presidential Latin American Trip
Several senior administration officials briefed reporters on the president’s upcoming trip to Mexico, Costa Rica and the Caribbean. They talked about security, economic and drug issues.
43Apr 28, 1997
Free Trade Zone in the Americas
The 27th annual Washington conference of the Council of the Americas was titled, “Bridging the Gap to 2005: A Business-Government Dialogue.” Secretary Albright discussed the U.S. foreign ...
41Dec 20, 1996
Domestic Policy Appointments
President Clinton made the following appointments to the Cabinet: Federico Pena as Secretary of Energy, Andrew Cuomo as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Rodney Slater as Secretary of ...
88Aug 29, 1996
Endorsement of President Clinton
Executives of Xerox, Sara Lee and many other U.S. businesses endorsed the re-election campaign of President Clinton. After their prepared remarks, they took questions from the press.
11Jun 11, 1996
Health Care Issues Part 1
The participants talked about government’s role in health care delivery. Mr. McLarty talked about the strength of the economy and administration policies in the health ...
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