Calvin Coolidge Says, July 26, 1930

December 1, 2020

Date: July 26, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) When the country needs a little encouragement it can look at the condition of the Federal Treasury. Since August, 1919, the national debt has been reduced over $10,000,000,000 and now stands at a little over $16,000,000,000. The interest charge has been practically cut in two, […]

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Press Conference, November 29, 1927

August 28, 2020

Date: November 29, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I only have the most general knowledge of the upper Mississippi River barge line. That was put in at the very urgent request of some people that lived along the river from St. Louis to the Twin Cities, and I had understood was very […]

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Press Release, April 2, 1926

July 8, 2020

Date: April 2, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I think it would he very desirable to have some coal legislation at this session and my message perhaps goes into my opinions in detail. I judge that a good way to approach it would be to bring forward the Coal Commission report and […]

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