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1985 Feb 20 We
Margaret Thatcher

Speech to Joint Houses of Congress

Document type:multimedia
Document kind:Speech
Venue:Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.
Source:Harvey Thomas MSS; copy now in Thatcher MSS
Editorial comments:MT spoke to a joint meeting of the House and Senate at 1100, departing the Capitol at 1150. A full transcript of the speech as delivered can be read here.
Importance ranking:Key
Word count:3321
Themes:Conservatism, Conservative Party (history), Defence (general), Defence (arms control), Economy (general discussions), Monetary policy, Privatised and state industries, Trade, European Union (general), Foreign policy (general discussions), Foreign policy (Americas excluding USA), Foreign policy (development, aid, etc), Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR and successor states), Northern Ireland, Terrorism