Press Conference, February 21, 1928

September 22, 2020

Date: February 21, 1928 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) I am attempting to lend what assistance I can to the problem of flood control through the Engineering Department and through conference with various members of the House and Senate that are particularly interested in it. I am afraid the present bill that has […]

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Press Conference, April 20, 1928

August 28, 2020

Date: April 20, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) It hasn’t been possible yet to make any further plans regarding the summer vacation. I am not quite satisfied with the provisions of the revised flood relief measure. I think we ought to have a little more assistance from the locality that is to […]

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Press Conference, March 9, 1928

August 17, 2020

Date: March 9, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I have several departments making a study of the Alien Property bill. The Treasury Department reports to me that it isn’t so good a bill as the one that they prepared, but I have not received their formal report on it. There is one […]

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Press Conference, May 3, 1927

July 23, 2020

Date: May 3, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There is no foundation for the reports, so fa r as I know, that Mr. MacMurray, our Minister to China, has resigned. I think it probably wise to look with more or less suspicion on reports concerning the attitude of this Government toward China […]

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