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George J. Mitchell

U.S. Senate : Senate Office Press and Media Activities Records. Press Resource Files, 1981-1994.


15 linear feet.
Arranged in chronologic groupings.
Catalog Number: M202.6.7.2

Description:
This series contains press files, which include information about press events, scheduling of meetings and phone calls with the press, and information for the office staff and press about achievements and issues from 1981 through 1994. Files contain memos, press releases, clippings, and background information. A variety of Maine and national issues, such as the environment, defense, energy, taxes, and economic development, are represented.


Access Restrictions: No restrictions.

Container List

  • Box 562
    · General Economic Speeches [1981] [2]
    · Small Business Tax Reductions LIFO 1981
    · Interest Rates 1981
    · Middle East AWACS 1981
    · Infant Formula 1981
    · Bath-Kittery Launch "Jack Williams"
    · Watt 1981
    · Dickey-Lincoln 1981
    · Preventive Health Coalition, CAA Background, Hazardous Waste Bill 1981
    · Social Security 1981
    · State & Locals 1981
    · Postal 1981
    · Crime 1981
    · Veterans 1980-81
    · Labor 1981
    · EDA Statements Historic Info. 1987
    · Energy (Misc.) 1981 [2]
    · Lewiston EDA- Jobs [1983] [2]
    · Auburn EDA- Jobs [1983]
    · Presque Isle EDA Jobs Project
  • Box 563
    · EDA Jobs Bill Prelim Prop [1983] [2]
    · Fort Fairfield- Interstate Potato Pickers- EDA- Freezer
    · Fisheries/Coastal Areas [1982-1983]
    · Stongington Fish Pier [1982]
    · Coastal Enterprises, Inc. [1981]
    · South Portland's $24,000 EDA Grant [1982]
    · [Calais Uptown, Economic Stimulus Project] [May, 1983] [2]
    · Calais EDA- Jobs 83 [2]
    · Airline Industry [1982]
    · Auburn/Lewiston Airport's- ADAP Classification [1982]
    · Northern Aroostook Airport [1983]
    · Labor Protection/CAB [1982]
    · FAA and AOPA Project for Maine General Aviation Pilots [1982]
    · Auburn/Lewiston And the CAB: FAS Determination [1983]
    · ADAP and Air Tax Measures [1982] [2]
    · FAA Furlough Policy [1982]
    · Civil Aeronautics Board [1982-1983]
    · Forrest Barnes: FAA Aircraft Registry Issues [1983]
    · FAA Flight Service Station [1982]
    · Bar Harbour Airlines [1981-1982]
    · Federal Aviation Administration [1982] [2]
    · Airport Issues [1981]
    · Rick DiPietro [1982]
    · Testimonials, Record Statements- In-Praise-of, etc.
    · Tidal Power
    · Trade
    · U.S.G.- Int. Trade Programs, Development, etc.
    · UN
    · University of Maine (Orono)
    · Veterans of VA
    · Submissions to Veterans News Letters
    · Water
    · Water Resources
    · Weather Stations
    · Wetlands
  • Box 564
    · Wilderness- Parks
    · Withholding
    · ADMIN
    · Democrats & Related Political [2]
    · Intern Info
    · Late Night America-Oct. 24, 1983-Detroit CH.56 (Nuclear Regulatory Issue)
    · GJM- Enviro Press Conference- (Response to Reagan) June 15, 1982
    · C-Span
    · Issue File- Press- Indian Land Claims 1980
    · Dickey-Lincoln 1980
    · Weekly Columns- List 1981-1983
    · Trattner's Chron FIle
    · Abortion
    · Acadia
    · Acid Rain [3]
    · Acid Rain Materials [3]
    · Afghanistan
    · Africa
    · Agriculture
    · Agr. Rsch SVC
    · Arms Control
    · Pickering/Bartholomew Article
    · Asbestos
    · AT&T
    · Bail Reform
    · Brunswick By-Pass
    · Budget
    · Campaign Financing
    · Canada Trip 11-30-84 GJM/JT
    · Canada
    · Buy America- Cement
    · Child Support
    · Coal
    · Coast Guard
    · Cohen
    · U.S. Customs Service
    · DST
    · Death Penalty
    · Debt: Foreign
    · Defense
    · Deficit
    · Dioxin
    · Dogs at Brunswick NAS
    · Eastport Breakwater
    · EDA
    · Education
    · El-Salvador- Central America
    · Endangered Species
    · Energy
    · FECA- Boston
  • Box 565
    · Env. Intl.
    · Federal- Loans, Grants, Contract Awards- Announced to Office
    · Finance Committee
    · Fish (NOAA, etc.)
    · Foreign Aid
    · Foreign Policy: General
    · Fuel Assistance (Low- Income)
    · Fuels- Non-Nuclear Energy
    · Gray, ME
    · Grenada
    · Hazardous Wastes
    · Hazardous Wastes- Exports
    · Health & Health Care
    · Hospices
    · Housing: Mortgage Revenue Bonds etc.
    · Human Rights
    · IJEC
    · IRS
    · Jewish Groups: PACS, etc.
    · Jobs Bill (1983)
    · Judiciary, and Related
    · KAL 007
    · Lebanon
    · Lebanon- War Powers
    · GJM Lebanon 10-24-83 ET SE G
    · Libya
    · Licensing, Copyright, etc. (tapes, articles)
    · Lincoln Dam
    · Mailing Lists
    · Maine- Federal Assistance
    · Maritime Academies
    · EPA
    · Medicare
    · Meese
    · Middle East, incl. Lebanon- General
    · Miscellaneous: Personal- Professional
    · Mondale
    · Mortgage Revenue Bonds
    · Acid Rain
    · Agriculture
    · Alaska Sitka Mill
    · Campaign Finance
    · Asbestos
    · Canadian Free Trade
    · Daylight Savings Time
    · Federal Judges
    · FLSA
    · Greenhouse Effect
    · Groundwater
    · High Level Waste
    · Let's Talk About Drinking
    · Lumber
    · Maine Central
    · Medicare
    · Mission to Mars
    · Organ Donor Bill
    · Oil Import Fees
    · Oil Spill Liability
    · Plane Crash
    · Price Anderson
    · Radon Gas
    · Radio
    · Samantha Smith
    · SDI
    · Social Security Bill
    · Superfund
    · Tax Reform
    · TEFAP
    · TV in Senate
    · Textiles
    · TOGUS
    · UDAGS
    · [Mitchell Press Release Letterhead]
    · [Service Department Worksheets]
    · Clips, National
    · [Press Calls/Contacts]
    · [Excise Tax Proposal]
    · [State of the Union]
    · OP-EDS, Rough
    · Naming Bills- Muskie/Smith
  • Box 566
    · NATO
    · NRC & Nuclear Energy
    · OCS
    · Olympics
    · Panama Canal Treaties
    · Politics- Maine
    · Post Office- Postal
    · Potatoes
    · Press General
    · OP-ED/ Articles, Cover Letters, etc.
    · Articles by GJM (other than newspaper OP-ED)
    · Press- Maine
    · Press: Letters to the Editor from GJM
    · Press/Radio: Phone Interviews
    · Press: Television- Maine
    · Press: Television- National
    · Press: Television: Senate Studies
    · Press: Positive Media File
    · Public Works
    · Radon
    · RR Retirement
    · Refugee Assistance
    · Revenue Sharing
    · River Planning Act
    · Samantha Smith- Moscow Visit
    · Satellites
    · Shipbuilding/Shipyards
    · Small Business
    · Social Security
    · Soviet Jewry
    · Soviet Union- General
    · St. John's Irrigation- Conservation
    · Superfund- Victim Compensation
    · Synfuels Corp.
    · Taxes & Taxpayers
    · Scheduling for December
    · Scheduling for February
    · September Scheduling
    · October Scheduling
    · Scheduling for November
    · [Interview with WKRD, Rockland, Fishermens Forum, March 9, 1985]
    · [Clear Air Act, Maine Shoe Industry]
    · Sears Island
    · GJM Legislation of the 99th Congress
    · Congress in 1985
    · Press Activities
    · [Press Forms]
    · Constituent Photo Letters
    · "The Maine Democrat"
    · Beepers
    · Daylight Savings Time Photo and Column
    · Maine AFL/CIO Labor Day Tabloid
    · Mitchell Committee Assignments
    · Pubic Meeting Releases
    · Cable TV Town Meetings
    · Maine Humanities Council (Press Conference)
    · Newspaper Subscriptions-- Field Offices
    · General Press Announcements (Staff Changes, Address Changes, Publishing Changes)
    · Public Service Announcements
    · Press Mailing Lists (Field Office)
    · Updates to Press Mailing Lists
    · Press Calls Referred to GJM/Diane
    · Radio Actuality List
    · [Radio Shows- 1988-94]
    · Radio Shows 1994 [2]
    · 1993 Radio Shows [2]
    · Radio Shows 1992 [1/2]
  • Box 567
    · Radio Shows 1992 [2/2]
    · Radio Shows 1991
    · Radio Shows 1987-88
    · Transcripts- Wkly News Shows GJM [4]
    · Washington Perspective- Photos
    · Wash. Perspective- Radiolist- Cable TV
    · Washington Perspective- Letters/Memos [2]
    · SJM/Cohen Transcripts "Washington Perspective" [2]
    · Press Calls for 1984 [2]
    · GJM Press Calls 1983
    · Campaign Press Releases [2]
    · Campaign General
    · Campaign Articles/National News Stories
    · Campaign Collection
    · Emery's Misstatement on Mitchell's Veterans Rating
    · Endorsements & Voting Records
    · Accomplishment Statements
    · Accomplishments 1994
    · Accomplishments- 103rd Congress 1993
    · Accomplishments- 102nd [2]
    · 1991 Legal Accomplishments
    · Constituent Work
    · Awards GJM
    · Conference Calls- Memos [5]
  • Box 568
    · Constituent Colls Tallies
    · Day-in-the-Life of GJM
    · Election '92
    · Guest Columns
    · Guest Columns '91 & '92 [2]
    · Labor Record
    · Maine Legionnaire
    · Letters
    · Letters-to-the-Editor [2]
    · Majority Leader- History of Office
    · National Taxpayers Union
    · Nominations
    · Public Service Announcments [2]
    · Rankings- Orlando Sentinel
    · Ratings of Mitchell by Organizations [3]
    · Mitchell Scholarship Fund
    · Mitchell- Retirement [4]
    · Maine Forum on Health Care Reform- February, 1994 [3]
    · [Health Care Reform, Maine Trip] [2]
    · Newsclips of Mitchell
    · Mitchell Negative Press
    · Special Publications
  • Box 569
    · VIP Clips [2]
    · Mitchell Profile Clips- National and Local
    · Profile Clips GJM [2]
    · Majority Leader Race Press Clips- National and Local [2]
    · [Press Memos, November 29, 1994- March 20, 1992] [6]
    · Conference Calls [6]
    · Miscellaneous Memos
  • Box 570
    · Acadian Culture
    · Agriculture- Seed Potato Research/St. John Irrigation
    · Agriculture- Bluberry/Cranberry Funds
    · Agriculture- Disaster Funds
    · Agriculture- Potato Virus Control/Canada Trade
    · Animal Rights
    · Aroostook County Highway
    · Assistance to Maine- Edwards Company
    · Assistance to Maine- Jackson Laboratory
    · Assistance to Maine- Lincoln Pulp and Paper
    · Assistance to Maine- Windham Little League
    · Aviation
    · Balanced Budget Amdt.
    · Bates/Bowdoin Funding
    · Boats- Luxury Tax
    · Boats- Tonnage Tax
    · Boat User Fee
    · Bucksport AES Plant
    · Budget- 1990 OBRA
    · Cable Television Bill
    · Cambodia
    · Camp Files
    · Campaign Reform and Voting Rights- Motor Voter
    · Campaign Reform and Voting Rights- Campaign Finance Reform [3]
    · Canadian Trade Issues
    · Census 1990
    · China/MFN [2]
    · Closed Captioning
    · Communications Issues
    · Congressional Rules Reform
    · Conservation Reseve Prog.
    · Crime- 1993 Crime Bill
    · Crime- Assault Weapon Ban
    · Crime- Brady Bill [2]
    · Cruise Missiles
    · Cutler National Natural Landmarks
    · Defense- DOD Authoriz./Appropriations
    · Backscatter Radar
    · Defense- Bath Iron Works
    · Defense- Brunswick Naval Air Station
    · Defense- Cutler Naval Station
    · Defense Economic Transition [2]
  • Box 571
    · DFAS- Defense Finance & Accounting Service [2]
    · Defense- Loring Air Force Base [2]
    · Defense- Loring Air Force Base [2]
    · Defense- Pease Air Force Base
    · Defense- Portsmouth Naval Shipyard [3]
    · Defense- 1991 Base Closure Decision [2]
    · Defense- 1993 Base Closure Decision
    · Defense- Misc.
    · Disaster Funds
    · Economic Growth
    · Education
    · Elementary and Secondary Education Act
    · Energy- Indians Land Claims Act
    · Energy- LIHEAP
    · Energy- National Energy Policy Act
    · Energy- Heating Fuel Tax Increases
    · Energy- Patroleum Tax Increases
    · Energy- Pertoleum Reserve
    · Environment- Clean Air Act [1/3]
  • Box 572
    · Environment- Clean Air Act [2/3 and 3/3]
    · Environment- Clean Lakes Bill
    · Environment- Clean Water Act
    · Environment- Endangered Species Act
    · Environment- Global Warming
    · Environment- Indoor Radon Abatement Act
    · Environment- Indoor Air Pollution Act
    · Environment- Marine Protection Act
    · Environment- N.A. Wetlands Conservation Act
    · Environment- Park/Wildlife Refuge Funding
    · Environment- Partnership for Wildlife
    · Environment- Oil Spill Legislation
    · Environment- Safe Drinking Water
    · Environment- Small Community Enviro. Asst. Act
    · Environment-Superfund reauthorization
    · Environment- General
    · Families and Children- Child Care
    · Families and Children- Family and Medical Leave Act
    · Families and Children- Welfare Reform
    · Finances-General
    · Fiscal Process Measures
    · Fish- Lobster Regulation
    · Fish Inspection
    · Fishing Issues
    · Flag Burning Amendment
    · GAG Rule
    · Gay Rights Referendum
    · Gays in Military
    · Guilford RR
    · Harpswell Fuel Depot
    · Hatch Act
    · Hazardous Waste- Federal Facilities Compliance Act [2]
    · Health Care- ADAMHA Reauthorize
    · Health Care- Catastrophic Health Care
    · Health Care- Gag Rule
    · Health Care- Long-Term Care
    · Health Care- Medicaid Demonstration
    · Health Care- NIH Revitalization Act
    · Health Care- Outcomes Research
    · Health Care- Rural Health Act
    · Health Care- Health Care Reform [1/5]
  • Box 573
    · Health Care- Health Care Reform [2/5- 5/5]
    · Health Care Reform- Mitchell Legislation
    · Health Care Reform- News Articles
    · Health Care Reform- Transcripts
    · Health Care Reform- DCP Materials [2]
    · Health Care Reform- Support for Plan
    · Health Care Reform- Veterans
    · Housing
    · Honoraria
    · Hooper Sand Road
    · Housing
    · Indian Issues
    · Institutional Criticism
    · Irish Issues
    · Interior- Nat'l Natural Landmarks Program
    · John F. Kennedy Assassination
    · Kennebunkport Funding
    · Labor- Emergency Unemploymeny Compensati[on]
    · Labor- Logging Safety Program
    · Labor- Summer Youth Employment
    · Labor- Worker Replacement Bill
    · Lighthouse Transfer
    · Low Level Flights
    · Low Level Radioactive Waste
    · Maine Yankee
    · Motor/Voter Bill
    · NAFTA
    · NEA Funding
    · National Service
    · New Brunswick Provincial Sales Tax
    · Northern Forrest Lands
    · Nuclear Testing Moratorium
    · Older Americans
    · Pay Raise
    · Persian Gulf War [2]
    · Portsmouth Dredging
    · Post Office Bangor
    · Post Office Camden
    · Pratt and Whitney
    · [Product Liability]
    · Quaternary Institute- University of Maine
    · Recoll/FDIC
    · Sears Island
  • Box 574
    · Small Business- Luxury Tax on Boats
    · Small Business- Micoloan Demonstration Project
    · Small Business- U. Maine Tech Transfer Conference
    · Small Business- No. Maine Marketing Center
    · Social Security/Backlogs
    · Soviet Delegation Visits Maine
    · Start II Treaty
    · Task Forces
    · Term Limits
    · Thomas Nomination
    · Trade Footwear Legislation
    · Trade- GATT Uruguay Round
    · Trade- NAFTA
    · Trade- Shipbuilding Trade Reform Act
    · Trade- Madawaska Foreign Trade Zone
    · Trade- Waterville Foreign Trade Zone
    · Trade- General
    · Transportation- Canadian Pacific Railroad
    · Transportation- Intermodal Facilities
    · Transportation- ISTEA
    · Transportation- Passenger Rail Service [2]
    · Transportation- Presque Isle Highway Study
    · Transportation- Timber Bridges
    · Unemployment Insurance
    · Unfunded Mandates
    · Veterans
    · Veterans- VA Mobile Clinics
    · Veterans- Persian Gulf War Vets Benefits
    · Veterans- Veterans Homes
    · Veterans- Adjudication Hearing
    · Veterans- PHd/Bangor Substance Abuse Clinics
    · Veterans Korean War Medal Ceremony
    · War Powers Resolution Amendments
    · Yugoslavia
  • Box 672
    · [Photos] Maine Delegation, Gov. McKernan, and Bangor Mayor John Bragg meet to Discuss DFAS Proposal
    · [Photos] Dec. 1992 Meeting to Discuss Reuse of Loring Air Force Base
    · [Photos] Photo 1/4/93 Senator Mitchell and Secretary of Defense - Designate Les Aspin
    · [Photos] January 1993 Senator George J. Mitchell and M. Kantor (U.S. Trade Representative)
    · [Photos] Delegation Meeting with Agriculture Sec't Edward Madigan
    · [Photos] Jesse Brown Sec't of Veterans Affairs
    · [Photos] Delegation Meeting with Agriculture Sec't Mike Espy
    · [Photos] Photo 1/19/93 Senator Mitchell & The Dimensions Saxaphone Quartet
    · [Photos] 19 January 1993 Bowdoin College Meddiebempsters
    · [Photos] Photo 1/21/93 Senator Mitchell & The Pine Tree State Re-enactors
    · [Photos] Photo 1/21/93 Senator Mitchell & Hazel O'Leary, Secretary of Energy
    · [Photos] January 1993 Senator George J. Mitchell & The Boy Singers of Maine
    · [Photos] Maine & New Hampshire Congressional Delegations Receive Shipyard Petitions
    · [Photos] Photo 1/26/93 Senator Mitchell & Members of The Maine School Board Association
    · [Photos] Photo 2/2/93 Senator Mitchell & The Maine Hospital Association
    · [Photos] Photo 2/4/93 Senator Mitchell and Union Officials from Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
    · [Photos] Photo 2/8/93 Senator Mitchell & Metal Trade Council Members from Portsmouth
    · [Photos] Photo: American Lung Association Award February, 1993 [Memorabilia object found in collection]
    · [Photos] Photo - February 18, 1993 National Association of Postmasters
    · [Photos] Photo: March 23, 1993 Maine Homebuilders Assn.
    · [Photos] DFAS Photo 7/22/93
    · Press Photos Jan-Dec 1994 [4]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation January 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation March 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation April 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation May 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation June 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation July 1993 [2]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation July 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation Sep. 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentations Oct. 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation Nov. 1993]
    · [Press Photos & Documentation Jan. 1994]
    · [Photos Jan. 1993 - Jan. 1994]
  • Box 673
    · Feb. 88
    · 3/14/88
    · 4/20-5/30 1988
    · 7/15-8/15 1988
    · 8/15-8/30 1988
    · 8/30-10/20 1988
    · 10/20/88 - 11/11/88
    · 11/14/88 - 12/13/88
    · K. Currie Press Notes From 12/13/88 To 1/11/89
    · K. Currie Press Notes From 1/11/89 To 1/29/89
    · K. Currie From 1/30/89 To 2/08/89
    · K. Currie From 2/08/89 To 2/27/89
    · K. Currie From 2/27/89 To 3/08/89
    · K. Currie From 3/07/89 To 3/17/89
    · K. Currie 3/20/89 3/22/89
    · K. Currie From 3/22/89 To 3/29/89
    · K. Currie From 3/29/89 To 4/18/89
    · K. Currie From 4/18/89 To 5/02/89
    · K. Currie From 5/02/89
    · K. Currie From 5/15/89 To 5/24/89
    · K. Currie From 5/25/89 To 6/12/89
    · K. Currie From 6/13/89 To 6/21/89
    · K. Currie From 6/22/89 To 6/29
    · K. Currie From 6/29/89 To 7/21/89
    · K. Currie From 7/25/89 To 8/02/89
    · K. Currie From 8/03/89 To 9/05/89
    · K. Currie From 9/06/89 To 9/20/89
    · K. Currie From 9/20/89 To 10/02/89
    · K. Currie From 10/03/89 To 10/11/89
    · K. Currie From 10/11/89 To 10/20/89
    · K. Currie From 10/23/89 To 10/30/89
    · K. Currie From 10/31/89 To 11/15/89
    · K. Currie 11/17/89
    · K. Currie From 11/28/89 To 12/08/89
    · K. Currie From 12/07/89 To 12/22/89
    · K. Currie From 12/27/89 To 1/17/89
    · K. Currie From 1/17/89 To 1/24/90
    · K. Currie From 1/24/90 To 2/01/90
    · K. Currie From 2/01/90 To 2/16/90
    · K. Currie Sen. Mitchell From 2/20/90 To 2/23/90
    · K. Currie 2/26/90 3/01/90
    · K. Currie From 3/01/90 To 3/06/90
    · K. Currie From 3/06/90 To 3/22/90
    · K. Currie From 3/21/90 To 3/31/90
    · K. Currie From 4/01/90 To 4/06/90
    · K. Currie From 4/08/90 To 5/01/90
    · K. Currie From 4-10-90 To 4-16-90
    · K. Currie From 5/01/90 To 5/10/90
    · K. Currie From 5/24/90
    · Kelly Currie From 6/7/90 To 6/18/90
    · K. Currie From 6/19/90 To 7/06/90
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