Press Conference, July 6, 1926

October 7, 2020

Date: July 6, 1926 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) Here is a question about the Shipping Board putting on more ships to transport wheat from the gulf ports. There is a large crop of wheat this year in that area that naturally sends its crop abroad through the gulf ports – Oklahoma and […]

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Press Conference, February 24, 1928

September 22, 2020

Date: February 24, 1928 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) I talked with Mayor Thompson concerning the problem of flood control. There was nothing special that I said to him other than what is contained in my annual message to the Congress. We talked more especially about the financing of the cost of flood […]

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Press Conference, March 21, 1924

May 12, 2020

Date: March 21, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is a question that I can’t answer. It is relative to the preferential rail rate section of the Shipping Act. I am not familiar with the details of that act, so that I can’t discuss it intelligently or give you any idea about […]

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