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Unformatted text preview: Grangers member of a grange, run by local farming interests, social events and self help. Eventually in 1870 they try to get local and state representatives to their causes, non politicized by the 1880’s People’s Party – Populist Party – small farmers, wanted income tax, direct election on senators, nat’l banks and railroad, silver to be precious metal standard. They are political force. Panic of 1893 – second worse in history of US. Starts when railroads declare bankruptcy, unemployment lasts for 8 years. William McKinley – republican candidate, wins easily William Gennings Bryan – democratic candidate, seems radical DO NOT WRITE ON EXAMS I need to bring: pencil with eraser,Paper 1-60 pts 30 multiple choice questions- hard 2-20 pts Short answer each worth 4 pts do all 8 3- 20 pts Choose 1 reading for content. Well organized paragraph that she is looking for....
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- Spring '07
- Rutherford B. Hayes, James G. Blaine