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Press Release – Proclamation on National Mental Health Awareness Month, 2020

Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 30, 2020 NATIONAL MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH, 2020 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION       This year, National Mental Health Awareness Month coincides with one of the most complex and challenging periods in our Nation’s […]

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For Immediate Release – Text of a Letter from the President to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate

Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 30, 2020   Dear Madam Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:) Effective today, pursuant to section 12304 of title 10, United States Code, I am authorizing the Secretary of Defense to order units and individual members of the Selected Reserve to active duty to augment active component forces for the effective conduct of […]

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For Immediate Release – Executive Order on Ordering the Selected Reserve of the Armed Forces to Active Duty

Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 30, 2020  EXECUTIVE ORDER – – – – – – – ORDERING THE SELECTED RESERVE OF THE ARMED FORCES TO ACTIVE DUTY        By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including section 12304 of title 10, […]

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For Immediate Release – Proclamation on Jewish American Heritage Month, 2020

Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 29, 2020 JEWISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH, 2020 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION      In 1654, the first Jewish settlers arrived in New Amsterdam, present day New York City, seeking the freedom to practice their faith.  In the […]