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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Press Conference, January 12, 1926

June 16, 2020

Date: January 12, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There are no developments in the matter of the application for a commutation of sentence of Warren T. McCray, former Governor of Indiana. The report of the Department of Justice is before me. The District Attorney of Indiana makes a very strong objection to […]

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Press Conference, May 19, 1925

June 12, 2020

Date: May 19, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t had a chance to confer with the War Department relative to what arrangements they want to make for the observance of a National Defense Day. The Chief of Staff, General Hines, I think is one of the referees that went to Honolulu […]

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