Press Conference, August 2 1927

August 21, 2020

Date: August 2 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD There is no foundation for the reports that it is stated here have been published, if they have been published, so far as I know, that the Geneva Conference will suspend until Fall. My advices are that they will make every effort to reach some agreement and […]

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Press Conference, July 3, 1928

August 20, 2020

Date: July 3, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) The surplus for the fiscal year of $398,000,000 was just about what we had figured it would be. Sometimes some money comes in that hasn’t been expected and sometimes there is some that has been expected and it doesn’t come until after the 30th […]

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Address at the Tenth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government

August 3, 2020

Title: Address at the Tenth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government Date: January 30, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: In the speech, President Coolidge describes its context as “the executive heads of the various departments and bureaus of the United States Government meet[ing] twice a year for receiving a report of the […]

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Press Conference, February 19, 1926

July 8, 2020

Date: February 19, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) So far as I have formed any opinion, it is unfavorable to the Government going into the ownership and distribution of medicinal liquors. The Tacna-Arica appeal will be decided just as soon as we can look over the papers and come to a definite […]

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Press Conference, October 16, 1925

June 16, 2020

Date: October 16, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t indicated to Secretary Jardine or any one else that I should oppose appropriations on the part of the Federal Government for aid in building roads in the states. This year the National Government has expended $170,000,000 for that purpose and it is […]

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