Quotation by Calvin Coolidge

The measure discriminates definitely against products which make up what has been universally considered a program of safe farming. The bill upholds as ideals of American farming the men who grow cotton, corn, rice, swine, tobacco, or wheat and nothing else. These are to be given special favors at the expense of the farmer who has toiled for years to build up a constructive farming enterprise to include a variety of crops and livestock.
Calvin Coolidge (1872–1933), U.S. president. New York Times (February 26, 1927).

Presidential veto of the McNary-Haugen Farm Aid Bill.
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