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Excerpts of the President's News Conference

November 22, 1927

I do not approve of the circulation of a petition, such as has been reported in the morning press, requesting me to run for President in 1928. I don't see that any good could come from it. I hope it will be discontinued.

Source: "The Talkative President: The Off-the-Record Press Conferences of Calvin Coolidge". eds. Howard H. Quint & Robert H. Ferrell. The University Massachusetts Press. 1964.

Calvin Coolidge, Excerpts of the President's News Conference Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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