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Press Conference, December 13, 1927

August 27, 2020

Date: December 13, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I have set out in my several messages to Congress my recommendations relative to coal legislation, sometimes in more detail than others, but in general that the Executive ought to be empowered to deal with an emergency, when one seemed to be impending, by […]

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Press Conference, November 18, 1927

August 24, 2020

Date: November 18, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I did not discuss with the Secretary of War in any extensive way the waterway meeting at St. Louis. I asked him if it appeared to be a successful meeting and he expressed himself as in general pleased with the results of the meeting. […]

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Press Conference, November 1, 1927

August 21, 2020

Date: November 1, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I am advised that Commissioner Hall is contemplating resigning from the Interstate Commerce Commission, but no time has been set for his retirement, nor has he definitely resigned. He has expressed a desire to retire. Senator Curtis was speaking to me yesterday about some […]

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Press Conference, June 5, 1928

August 20, 2020

Date: June 5, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I have two or three bills still before me, not of any particular importance excepting the Muscle Shoals bill, that I am still studying. My position relative to the Cuban parcel post convention was set out in my message to the Congress, in which […]

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