The following presidential news conferences are sorted in reverse chronological order for 1961 (see pull-down menu above left to select different year), then in ascending numerical order in the pull-down menu on each news conference page. (Note: The texts of President Kennedy's news conferences are based on White House transcripts rather than transcripts from the Public Papers of the Presidents.) For more information please contact Kennedy.Library@nara.gov or 617.514.1629. Have a research question? Ask an Archivist.