Press Conference, September 4, 1928

August 25, 2020

Date: September 4, 1928 Location: Superior, WI. (Original document available here) No time has been set yet for my return to Washington, but I expect to return very soon. And I would like to caution the conference not to print the date of the return. I wish you would observe that caution. It has usually […]

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Press Conference, July 3, 1928

August 20, 2020

Date: July 3, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) The surplus for the fiscal year of $398,000,000 was just about what we had figured it would be. Sometimes some money comes in that hasn’t been expected and sometimes there is some that has been expected and it doesn’t come until after the 30th […]

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Press Conference, August 28, 1925

June 16, 2020

Date: August 28, 1925 Place: Washington D.C. (Original document available here) I didn’t have a chance to have so long a visit with Mr. Madden as I should have been pleased to have. He made some arrangement in Washington that will necessitate his going to Washington on the night train. I believe he wasn’t able […]

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Press Conference, March 28, 1924

May 13, 2020

Date: March 28, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t made any choice yet of any one for the Federal Trade Commission. Here is rather a long question suggesting that I develop the thought about the naval reserve conservation. I don’t know as I can do that in a way that would […]

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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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