Calvin Coolidge Says, February 28, 1931

December 29, 2020

Date: February 28, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The power of the President to veto legislation is one of the most important checks of our constitutional system. It would be difficult to demonstrate that any refusal to approve an act of the Congress has caused great harm, while it is easy to discover […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, February 11, 1931

December 28, 2020

Date: February 11, 1931 Location: New York, NY (Original document available here) Nearly a century and a quarter has passed since Abraham Lincoln was born. No other man in our history has so touched the heart of the people. In him they saw a reflection of themselves. They knew he sympathized with their sorrows and understood […]

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