Calvin Coolidge Says, April 6, 1931

December 1, 2020

Date: April 6, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) Now that the fields are growing green again the thoughts of many will be turned to the flowing streams. At heart we are all fishermen. Some of us never had a chance to practice the art. Some have known it only through the use of […]

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Press Conference, June 29, 1926

November 3, 2020

Date: June 29, 1926 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) No final decision has been made about the three new Assistant Secretaries that it is expected would give special attention to aviation in the War, Navy, and Commerce Departments. Several men have been under consideration and are being considered. It is necessary to make […]

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Press Conference, July 24, 1928

August 26, 2020

Date: July 24, 1928 Location: Superior, WI (Original document available here) The situation in Nicaragua seems to be progressing very satisfactorily. The operations of Sandino apparently have entirely ceased and the different bands of bandits have pretty much surrendered. It is reported, as I understand it, that Sandino has left Nicaragua. There is no absolute […]

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Press Conference, August 16, 1927

August 13, 2020

Date: August 16, 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD I don’t know of anything definite that I could say at this time relative to tax reduction. I think you will recall that I suggested to the last Congress that we could reduce taxes some at that time. Congress concluded that they would not do so. What […]

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