Coolidge’s Fiscal Triumph

January 30, 2015

Could America ever find a leader who might cut our debt? There’s reason for hope. We at least have a model from history. There was once a president who stared down big government and won the battle for control of the debt. That president was Calvin Coolidge.

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Coolidge Foundation Announces 2014 Coolidge Prize Winner

November 10, 2014

The Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation is pleased to announce that Dr. Donald Boudreaux of George Mason University is the winner of the 2014 Coolidge Prize for Journalism, a $20,000 journalism prize awarded to the author whose short works best embody the spirit and values of our nation’s thirtieth president. Dr. Boudreaux, a prominent libertarian economist, author, and professor, is published in the Wall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily, Regulation, Reason, Ideas on Liberty, the Washington Times, the Journal of Commerce, the Cato Journal, and several scholarly journals such as the Supreme Court Economic Review, Southern Economic Journal, Antitrust Bulletin, and Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking.

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Budget Conference Agenda

October 31, 2014

“The Virtuous Obsession” How Better Budget Law is Key to Meeting Our Fiscal Challenges   November 12, 2014 Hart Office Building Room 902   8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.               Registration and Continental Breakfast 8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.               Welcome and Introduction Amity Shlaes, Chairman, Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation 8:45 a.m. – 9:45 […]

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Sydney Benjamin: A Voice from the Burning Mountains

October 30, 2014

Every autumn, my world catches fire. The trees burn a million shades of red and gold; fall in Vermont brings me a sense of clarity. The air reaches a temperature of utter perfection, school has not yet weighed my back down beyond repair, and, on those beautiful days when I can taste winter coming on my tongue, but the sun is still shining bright in the sky, I feel as though I could stretch out my arms and fly. As I watch the geese begin their migrations, I question whether I, too, should leave this place of wonder.

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Coolidge in the Great Southwest

October 20, 2014

The Southwestern United States is a stunningly beautiful corner of the world. With desert as far as the eye can see, cacti taller than your head, and an ancient heritage of indigenous peoples who pioneered in technology long before the first European settlers arrived, this region of our country holds tremendous treasures that I encourage you all to explore.

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