Press Conference, April 6, 1928

August 24, 2020

Date: April 6, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) The McNary-Haugen bill changes so often that there doesn’t seem to be anything constant about it except its name. I haven’t studied the present bill in its details. I understand the House bill and the Senate bill are not the same, though they both […]

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Press Conference, July 22, 1927

August 21, 2020

Date: July 22, 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD My son John is attending summer school at the University of Vermont at Burlington. I don’t know just when their summer school finishes. It began right after the 4th of July and it is my impression it runs about six weeks, which would bring it up to […]

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Press Conference, December 14, 1926

July 17, 2020

Date: December 14, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Silas H. Strawn is not now in the employ of the Government, so far as I know. He went to China for us at a very large personal sacrifice and remained there much longer than he expected to remain. On account of the unsettled […]

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Press Conference, December 7, 1926

July 17, 2020

Date: December 7, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) My general message is going down to the Congress today. My budget message will be presented the first thing tomorrow. A great many nominations are going in, most of them to fill permanent appointments where a vacancy has been filled during the recess. Colonel […]

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