Press Conference, December 20, 1927

August 18, 2020

Date: December 20, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t in mind at the present time any particular action relative to the tax reduction bill. It is quite apparent that there was an effort, commendable in itself, to hasten the bill through the House, perhaps without any sufficient appreciation on the part […]

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Address at the Twelfth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government

August 4, 2020

Title: Address at the Twelfth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government Date: January 29, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Coolidge discusses federal spending and how it can benefit the American public In these meetings I find a real encouragement. I approach them with knowledge of that has been done. I leave them […]

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Press Conference, December 14, 1926

July 17, 2020

Date: December 14, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Silas H. Strawn is not now in the employ of the Government, so far as I know. He went to China for us at a very large personal sacrifice and remained there much longer than he expected to remain. On account of the unsettled […]

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Press Release, February 23, 1926

July 8, 2020

Date: February 23, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is an inquiry about the possibility of the adjournment of Congress and what further important measures there are pending. I don’t know when Congress can adjourn. I should think it could get out seasonably. Up to the present time I think the progress […]

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