Is it time for Coolidge? Civility. Thrift. Restrained government. A balanced federal budget. Stable money. Restrained foreign policy. Respect for commerce. Respect for teachers. Respect for faith. Respect for the presidency. Respect for traditional federalism. These were the values of the thirtieth president.

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President Coolidge’s Press Conferences

During his six years in the White House Calvin Coolidge gave more in-person press conferences than any American president, before or since. The President was well-loved by the press, who relished the access he gave to them. Here you will find transcripts from all the President’s press conferences.

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#GivingTuesday: Give $100, Get the Coolidge Ornament

We hope you’ll consider supporting the Coolidge Foundation on #GivingTuesday this year. From now through the end of #GivingTuesday, when you make a charitable contribution of $100 or more, we’ll send you a complimentary Coolidge ornament.

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Thanksgiving: The Holiday at the Heart of the American Experience

On Friday, November 11th Foundation program associate interviewed Melanie Kirkpatrick, author of the new book Thanksgiving: The Holiday at the Heart of the American Experience. In the interview Kirkpatrick touched upon the themes of her fascinating book, and offers all opportunity to reflect on the meaning of the Thanksgiving Holiday and its place in American society and culture.

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