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    Iran Hostage Crisis

    In the conference on the Carter presidency, held at Hofstra University, Mr. Gunter, Ms. Reilly, and Mr. Smist presented papers focusing on different aspects of the Iran…

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    U.S.-Iran Relations

    Former Charge d’Affaires Bruce Laingen, one of the American hostages held captive in Iran in 1980 and 1981, spoke about relations between the U.S. and Iran following the 25th…

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    October Surprise Task Force Report Response

    Mrs. Casey read a statement responding to the report of the October Surprise task force from an earlier news conference. She lauded the task force findings, which determined that…

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    Return of Remains of American Hostages

    Vice President Quayle, Secretary Cheney, and CIA Director Gates delivered remarks at a ceremony honoring two slain hostages, Marine Colonel Rich Higgins and CIA station head William…

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    State Department News Briefing

    Joseph Snyder, State Department spokesperson, responded to reporters' questions about international affairs concerning the Department of State, including the discovery of the remains of…

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    The Post-Hostage Era

    Professor Sutherland spoke on his life in captivity, and world events in what now seems to be a post-hostage era. Earlier this month, he was freed after more than six years as a…

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    October Surprise Investigation Day 2

    The subcommittee heard testimony from a member of the Carter administration on allegations of unethical activity charged against the 1980 Reagan presidential campaign. Mr. Sick is…

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    October Surprise Markup

    The House Administration committee met to discuss proposed legislation that would create a task force to look into the alleged involvement of the 1980 Reagan presidential campaign in…

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    October Surprise, Day 2

    The committee continued looking into the “October Surprise,” an allegation that members of the 1980 Reagan campaign staff held secret negotiations with the government of…

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    October Surprise

    The House Rules Committee met to begin the first of two hearings concerning the investigation into the October Surprise. That refers to the allegations that the 1980 Ronald Reagan…

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    News Review

    The journalists discussed the hostages in Lebanon, and the news coverage of Washington in August, and looked towards the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee, Judge Clarence…

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    Hostages in Lebanon

    Mr. McGuire discussed negotiations for the release of the hostages in Lebanon, the nature of the groups holding them, what is happening behind the scenes, and the process that happens…

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    State Department News Briefing

    State Department spokesperson Richard Boucher responded to questions from reporters in the Department of State on the status of the remaining hostages in Lebanon following the release of…

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    Golf Course Remarks on Hostages

    Speaking to reporters in Kennebunkport, Maine, President Bush spoke about the possible release of hostages held in the Middle east. He also discussed his nomination of Clarence Thomas…

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    News Review

    The guests discussed the issues making news in the previous week, including the Democrats' search for a presidential candidate, and the congressional investigation into the involvement of…

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    Flight to Kennebunkport

    President Bush, aboard Air Force One on the way to Kennebunkport, Maine, commented on the possible release of western hostages being held in Lebanon. He stated that although he would…

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    Iran Hostage Deal Allegations

    Mr. Michel answered questions regarding the proposed House and Senate investigations of allegations that the 1980 hostages in Iran were released the same day as President…

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    An Election Held Hostage?

    The Fund for New Priorities in America sponsored a forum entitled, “An Election Held Hostage and the October Surprise: What Really Happened,” to discuss recent allegations that…

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    An Election Held Hostage?

    The Fund for New Priorities in America held a press conference before sponsoring a forum entitled, "An Election Held Hostage?". The subject of the press conference and forum was allegations…

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    Political Situation in Iran

    Mr. Jafarzadeh spoke to the National Press Club on political issues in Iran and the Middle East. He is a spokesman for the People’s Mojahedin of Iran, also known as the…

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