Address of President Coolidge at the Thirteenth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government

April 17, 2020

Title: Address of President Coolidge at the Thirteenth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government Date: June 10, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Addressed to members of the Government’s Business Organization in Washington D.C. on the state of the National Budget, economy, and addressing the Mississippi Flood of 1927  We have been writing […]

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Veto of Salary Increase

April 24, 2014

Title: Veto of Salary Increase Date: February 4, 1916 Location: Boston, Massachusetts Summary: Governor Coolidge communicates to the Massachusetts legislature the reasons for his decision to veto a 50 percent pay raise for the part-time, volunteer employees of the General Court of Massachusetts. (Original document available here) To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives: In accordance with the […]

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Discriminating Benevolence

April 24, 2014

Title: Discriminating Benevolence Date: October 26, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: A speech delivered by phone to the Jewish Philanthropic Societies of New York assembled at the Hotel Pennsylvania When the Committee representing your Federation brought me the invitation to address you this evening, I did not receive them with any very profound enthusiasm. To be confidential […]

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Economy in the Interest of All

April 21, 2014

Title: Economy in the Interest of All Date: June 30, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Speech delivered at the meeting of the Business Organization of the Government at the Memorial Continental Hall This is the seventh regular meeting of the Business Organization of the Government. The first of these meetings was held three years ago. This marks […]

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