Press Conference, November 29, 1927

August 28, 2020

Date: November 29, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I only have the most general knowledge of the upper Mississippi River barge line. That was put in at the very urgent request of some people that lived along the river from St. Louis to the Twin Cities, and I had understood was very […]

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Press Conference, December 6, 1927

August 27, 2020

Date: December 6, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) As indicated before, I have no particular preference about the choice of a city in which to hold the next Republican National Convention. I doubt very much if Mr. Butler, the Chairman of the Committee, has any particular choice about it. I am desirous […]

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Press Conference, December 13, 1927

August 27, 2020

Date: December 13, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I have set out in my several messages to Congress my recommendations relative to coal legislation, sometimes in more detail than others, but in general that the Executive ought to be empowered to deal with an emergency, when one seemed to be impending, by […]

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