Calvin Coolidge Says, December 10, 1930

December 15, 2020

Date: December 10, 1930 Location: New York, NY (Original document available here) Nothing has occurred for some time so completely demonstrating the weakened moral position which the present regime in Russia holds in the public estimation of the world as the recent treason trial in that distressed country. The significant point of the whole transaction […]

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Press Conference, May 27, 1927

October 7, 2020

Date: May 27, 1927 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) No final decision has been made about the appointment of a United States District Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin. I have conferred with the Secretary of War relative to what appropriate action might be taken by the War Department in recognition of […]

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Press Conference, February 27, 1925

September 29, 2020

Date: February 27, 1925 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) I don’t know as I can make any particular comment about the rejection of the Conference agricultural bill. I don’t know enough about the details of these bills to discuss the detail with any intelligence. I have been going more particularly on my confidence […]

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Press Conference, January 22, 1924

August 21, 2020

Date: January 22, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I had a conference yesterday with members of the House Committee on Agriculture. That was particularly in connection with that portion of my message to the Congress on agriculture which is as follows: “Diversification is necessary. Those farmers who raise their living on their […]

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Press Conference, January 25, 1924

August 21, 2020

Date: January 25, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is an inquiry about some Cabinet meetings in 1921 and 1922. I don’t recall that the proposal to make the lease of oil lands was ever discussed in the Cabinet, before I became President. I don’t say that it wasn’t. But I don’t […]

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