Press Conference, May 6, 1927

July 23, 2020

Date: May 6, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There isn’t anything further that I can add to what I have said a great many times about my policy relative to the ships owned by the United States and operated by the Shipping Board. I think you will find it in practically all […]

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Press Conference, April 29, 1927

July 23, 2020

Date: April 29, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I do not see any method by which resort can be had to the Federal Treasury for funds for relief work in the Mississippi Valley. I think that ought to be made quite plain. There has been some suggestion that such might be done. […]

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Press Conference, December 28, 1926

July 14, 2020

Date: December 28, 1926 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) I hope the members of the conference all had a Merry Xmas. Secretary Davis of the War Department is working on the plan to secure an appropriation for paying up some of the remaining stock of the Inland Waterways Corporation that now operates a […]

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Press Conference, March 1, 1927

July 9, 2020

Date: March 1, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Of course, I don’t know what the action of the Senate may be on the nominations which I have made for membership on the District Public Utility Commission. The principle of the bill I thought was a good principle, but the administrative features are […]

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