Larry Speakes

Larry Speakes

Larry M. Speakes was an acting spokesman for the White House under President Ronald Reagan, having held the position from 1981 to 1987. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Larry Speakes has seven videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 Speech. The year with the most videos was 1989 with two videos. Most appearances with Jerald F. TerHorst (2).

Appearances by Title:


Press Secretary, White House March 30, 1981 - January 20, 1989 Videos: 6

Recent Appearances

  • Reykjavik Summit

    Reykjavik Summit

    Prior to the panel, Mr. Palazchenko read a letter from former Soviet President Gorbachev regretting that he could not attend…

  • President Reagan and the Media

    President Reagan and the Media

    Reagan and the Media Final plenary session - “The Great Communicator” Feldman’s paper was “Ronald Reagan and Machiavelli.” The Smith…

  • The Reagan White House

    The Reagan White House

    The personnel in the White House and how they managed Reagan administration business.

  • Preview of the State of the Union

    Preview of the State of the Union

    Two former White House speech writers speculated about the themes that President Bush may address in his State of the Union…

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