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George J. Mitchell

U.S. Senate : Personal Activities. Speeches, 1980-1994.


7 linear feet.
Arranged chronologically, then by subject.
Catalog Number: M202.6.1.4

Description:
This series contains a continuous record of Mitchell's speeches from 1980 through 1994. Some are in draft form, others are final. Senator Mitchell's speaking engagements increased in number in 1989 after his election to the majority leader post. Subjects range from human rights to defense and foreign policy, the environment, budget and economics, domestic issues, and politics. The speeches reflect contemporary issues; they also contain references to former Senator Muskie, Presidents Reagan, Carter, Clinton, other contemporary politicians, and world leaders. Most of the speeches were written by Anita Jensen, Senator Mitchell's principal speech writer.


Access Restrictions: None.

Container List

Anita Jensen
  • Box 92
    · Speeches: 1980
    · [1980 Speeches on varied topics]
    · 1980 Speeches - Anita Nuclear Arms Control
    · 1980 Speeches - Defense/Foreign Affairs
    · 1980 Speeches - Economics
    · 1980 Speeches - Environment
    · 1980 Speeches - Political
    · 1980 Speeches [re. Tax Reduction]
    · Speeches: 1981
    · 1981: Defense/Foreign Policy
    · 1981 Speeches: Domestic Programs
    · 1981 Speeches: Economics
    · 1981 Speeches: Environment
    · Federal Facilities - GJM statement upon Conference passage, 9/23/92
    · 1981 Speeches: Political
    · 1981 Speeches: Uplift/Graduation
    · SPEECHES: 1982
    · SPEECHES 1982: Defense
    · SPEECHES: 1982: Domestic Policy
    · SPEECHES 1982: Economics
    · SPEECHES 1982: Environment
    · SPEECHES 1982: Political
    · H.R. 513 To prevent low-level radioactive waste facilities w/in 60 miles of Mexican border
    · SPEECHES 1982: Uplift/Graduation
    · SPEECHES: 1983
    · SPEECHES 1983: Domestic Policy
    · SPEECHES: 1983: Environment
    · SPEECHES 1983: Foreign Policy
    · SPEECHES 1983: Graduation/Uplift
    · SPEECHES 1983: Political
    · S. RPT. 100-218 To accompany S. 1865/Price Anderson Act Amendments of 1987
    · SPEECHES: 1984
    · SPEECHES 1984: Domestic Policy
    · SPEECHES: Economics
    · SPEECHES: Environmental
    · ESA Pro
    · SPEECHES: Foreign Affairs
    · SPEECHES: Memorials, uplift
    · SPEECHES: Political
    · SPEECHES, 1985 - Defense
    · Speeches 1985 - Domestic Policy
    · Speeches 1985: Economics
    · Speeches 1985: Environment
    · Speeches - 1985
    · Speeches 1985: General
  • Box 93
    · Speeches [1985]: Graduation
    · Speeches 1985: Uplift/Graduation
    · [Speeches 1986: General]
    · [Speeches 1987: General] [2]
    · Speeches 1987; Budget/Economics
    · Speeches 1987: Ceremonial
    · Speeches 1987: Defense/Foreign
    · Speeches 1987: Domestic Programs
    · Speeches 1987: Environment
    · Speeches 1987: Political
    · Speeches 1988: Budget/Economy
    · Speeches 1988: Ceremonial
    · Speeches 1988 Defense/Foreign
    · Speeches 1988: Domestic Programs
    · Speeches 1988: Environmental
    · 1988 General
    · Speeches 1988: Political
    · 1989 Agenda [3]
    · 1989 Bicentennial Events
    · Speeches 1989: Budget/Economy
    · Speech 1989: ceremonial
    · Defense/Foreign Policy 1989
  • Box 94
    · Domestic Issues [2]
    · Speeches 1989: Environment
    · Graduations & Awards 1989
    · [General] 1989
    · Political 1989
    · 1989 Roosevelt Library
    · Statements GJM approved [2]
    · 1989 Toronto Environment
    · James Madison National Council Inaugural Dinner Jan. 24, 1990
    · National Press Club January 25, 1990
    · American Hospital Association Jan. 29, 1990
    · Assn. Criminal Defense Lawyers March 3, 1990
    · Veterans of Foreign Wars March 5, 1990
    · National School Boards Assoc. March 19, 1990
    · York County Bar Association March 25, 1990
    · National Housing Conference Luncheon March 26, 1990
    · Blue Cross/Blue Shield Olympic Dinner March 28, 1990
    · American Society for International Law March 29, 1990
    · Building & Construction Trades AFL-CIO April 2, 1990
    · Pechman Fund Dinner (Brookings) April 24, 1990
    · Oscar Romero Award April 24, 1990
    · Lighthouse Reception April 25, 1990
    · Interparliamentary Conference on Global Enviro April 30, 1990
  • Box 95
    · National Governors' Association May 8, 1990
    · Environmental and Energy Study Institute May 14, 1990
    · Former Members of Congress Association May 17, 1990
    · Symposium on 20th Century Senate Party Leaders May 17, 1990
    · Portland AIDS Candlelight Memorial May 20, 1990
    · National Conference on Soviet Jewry May 20, 1990
    · NBC Affiliates Luncheon June 5, 1990
    · Planned Parenthood Luncheon June 7, 1990
    · AIPAC Convention June 11, 1990
    · American Legion Convention June 16, 1990
    · National Conference of State Legislators August 7, 1990
    · Anti-Defamation League December 9, 1990
    · Los Angeles World Affairs Council December 10, 1990
    · British-American Parliamentary Group No Date 1990
    · European Parliamentarian Luncheon No Date 1990
    · Agenda/Accomplishments 1990
    · Budget/Economics 1990
    · Ceremonial 1990
    · Texts: Chinese Students 1990
    · Texts: Clean Air 1990
    · Defense/Foreign Affairs 1990
    · Domestic Issues 1990
    · Environment 1990
    · Graduations/Awards 1990
    · [General] 1990 [1 of 2]
  • Box 96
    · [General] 1990 [2/2]
    · Internal Congressional Affairs 1990
    · Jefferson-Jackson Dinners 1990
    · Persian Gulf 1990
    · Political 1990
    · Maine Audobon Society January 18, 1991
    · Evening with Ken Burns January 18, 1991
    · Four Freedoms Luncheon January 30, 1991
    · Board of Trustees - Kennedy Center
    · Dinner February 28, 1991
    · AFSCME Legislative Conference March 4, 1991
    · Machinists Legislative Conference March 4, 1991
    · Harriman Democracy Award March 5, 1991
    · Congressional Awards Program
    · Portland Stage Company Benefit March 28, 1991
    · Chief Executive Organization April 9, 1991
    · Reform Jews - Union of American Hebrew Congregations April 9, 1991
    · Days of Remembrance: Holocaust
    · Memorial Commission April 11, 1991
    · AFL-CIO Building and Construction Trades April 23, 1991
    · Waldo County General Hospital 90th Anniversary May 11, 1991
    · Dedication of Kahlil Gibran Memorial May 24, 1991
    · Greater Portland Jewish Federation May 26, 1991
    · Women's Legal Defense Fund June 21, 1991
    · AFL-CIO Steelworkers June 25, 1991
    · National Leadership Coalition for Health Care Reform June 26, 1991
    · National Jewish Democratic Council July 23, 1991
    · National Association of Student Financial Aid Admin July 29, 1991
    · American Chiropractic Association September 24, 1991
    · Maine Press Association September 8, 1991
    · Togus Anniverary/Dedication October 5, 1991
    · Planned Parenthood October 17, 1991
    · Launch of USS John Paul Jones BIW October 26, 1991
    · Arab - American Business and Professional Assoc. Nov. 13, 1991
    · League of Women Voters No Date 1991
    · Colby College No Date 1991
    · Agenda and Accomplishments 1991
    · Budget and Economics 1991
    · Ceremonial 1991
    · China 1991
    · Defense/Foreign Affairs 1991
    · Domestic Issues 1991
    · Environment 1991
    · [General] 1991
    · Graduations and Awards 1991
  • Box 97
    · International Congressional Affairs 1991
    · Persian Gulf 1991 [2]
    · Political 1991
    · National League of Cities March 8, 1992
    · Los Angeles World Affairs Council March 16, 1992
    · Alzheimer's Association Award 3/25/92
    · Trainriders Northeast Annual Meeting March 28, 1992
    · Maine Credit Union League June 20, 1992
    · The Nature Conservancy August 1, 1992
    · National Federation of the Blind August 15, 1992
    · Agenda and Accomplishments 1992
    · Ceremonial 1992
    · Defense and Foreign Affairs 1992
    · Domestic Issues 1992
    · Environment 1992
    · [General] [2]
    · Graduations and Awards 1992
    · Political 1992
    · Student Financial Assistance Luncheon 1/15/93
    · Skadden, Arps seminar 1/19/93
    · NARAL Brunch Honoring Ron Brown 1/21/93
    · [GJM statement on the agenda of the 103rd congress 1/21/93]
    · Senate Page Ceremony 2/5/93
    · AMA National Convention 3/24/93
    · Building and Construction Trades 4/21/93
    · Catholic Health Association 4/21/93
    · Lawyers Ctte. for Human Rights 5/5/93
    · Ducks Unlimited, Inc. 5/7/93
    · Direct Marketing Association 5/11/93
    · Robert F. Kennedy 25th Ann. Conference 5/14/93
  • Box 98
    · Rock the Vote Celebration 5/20/93
    · Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - Old Orchard Beach 5/29/93
    · National Wildlife Federation 6/29/93
    · Flax Trust America Dinner 9/14/93
    · Avian Farms Contract Signing Ceremony 10/20/93
    · Bicentennial of US Capitol Bldg. 10/23/93
    · Presentation of Health Care Legislation 10/27/93
    · ME American Physical Therapy Association Annual Mtg. 11/6/93
    · Brazda Press Club: Health Care 11/5/93
    · Celebration of Patriotism and Courage (Vietnam Women's Memorial) 11/10/93
    · Federal Grant to the Portland Partnership Program 11/12/93
    · Spurwink Award: Chuck Cianchette 11/12/93
    · American Council of Life Insurance 11/16/93
    · W. Averill Harriman Democracy Award - NDI 11/22/93
    · Kennedy Center Honors 12/4/93
    · New England Summit on Health Care Reform 12/7/93
    · California Town Meeting 12/8/93
    · Business Roundtable (no date)
    · Nurses in Health Care 1993 (no date)
    · Senate Initiative Re: Use of US Armed Forces 1993-no date
    · Accomplishments 103rd/1st sessions
    · Agenda & Accomplishments 1993
    · Ceremonial 1993
    · Defense & Foreign Affairs 1993
    · Domestic Issues 1993
    · [General]
    · Graduations & Awards 1993
    · Speeches '94
    · Maine Bar Association 1/22/94
    · Kennedy Center Partners in Education Breakfast 1/27/94
    · Page Ceremony 1/28/94
    · BIW: Launching of the USS Fitzgerald 1/24/94
    · UMO Health Care Forum 2/7/94
    · Muskie Fellows Workshop 2/8/94
    · Graham Clayton Retirement Dinner 2/9/94
    · Announcement of Fleet Community Development Lending Initiative 2/10/94
    · Wine Institute Meeting 3/2/94
    · 35th Anniversary of Sen. Byrd 3/10/94
    · Republican Demands for Whitewater 3/15/94
    · Congressional Award Program 3/22/94
    · Paul H. Daylas Ethic in Government Awards Ceremony 3/23/94
    · GJM/Supreme Court 4/12/94
    · Bowdoin Bicentennial Environmental Institute Conference 4/6/94
    · Reception for Amtrak Pres. Thomas Downs 4/19/94
    · Merchant Marine Sub./Hathaway nomination to FMC 4/21/94
    · Families USA Press Conference 4/21/94
    · Energy & Environmental Institute 5/10/94
    · National Garden Gala 5/11/94
    · John Martin Testimonial Dinner 5/15/93
    · Friends of the National Arboreum
    · Acceptance of Jefferson Award 6/15/94
    · Maine State Society 100th Anniversary Dinner 6/16/94
    · Senate Page Farewell Assembly 6/17/94
    · Democratic Business Council 6/22/94
    · Public Service Award Center for the Study of the Presidency 6/23/94
    · The Sen. George J. Mitchell Scholarship Fund Announcement 7/6/94
    · National Governor's Association 7/17/94
    · National Multiple Sclerosis Society Distinguished Leadership Award 9/22/94
    · Alliance for Aging Research 1994 Awards Dinner 9/28/94
    · US Capitol Historical Society 1994 Freedom Award 9/29/94
    · GJM Letter to Editor Clean Air in Maine 10/94
    · Bob Ball's 80th Birthday 10/4/94
    · Blue Cross/Blue Shield Luncheon 10/5/94
    · Maine Tree Planting Ceremony 10/5/94
    · GJM Scholarship Fund Dinner 10/5/94
    · Island Institute Annual Conference 10/15/94
    · American Task Force for Lebanon 10/26/94
    · Washington Research Group 11/9/94
    · Acceptance of Margaret Sanger Awrd 1994
    · Graduations 1994
    · Le Club Calumet -La Medaille d'Honeur to Dick Dumont 1994
    · 1994 [2]

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