Press Conference, January 21, 1927

August 24, 2020

Date: January 21, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I have not taken any final action on the Rivers and Harbors bill. It goes to various Departments for their recommendations. So far as they have come in they have all been favorable. I mean on the general proposition of the bill. There are […]

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Press Conference, January 22, 1924

August 21, 2020

Date: January 22, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I had a conference yesterday with members of the House Committee on Agriculture. That was particularly in connection with that portion of my message to the Congress on agriculture which is as follows: “Diversification is necessary. Those farmers who raise their living on their […]

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Press Conference, July 8, 1927

August 20, 2020

Date: July 8, 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD I shall of course accept the resignation of Ambassador Sheffield. When he was at White Pine Camp last summer he indicated to me that he didn’t wish to remain in Mexico more than three or four months, but he has been willing to stay on until this […]

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Press Conference, December 30, 1927

August 18, 2020

Date: December 30, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is a suggestion that I review the work of the United States Government for the year 1927. That doesn’t hardly seem to me a feasible thing to do in a newspaper conference and I rather think the members of the press could do […]

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