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4. National Consumers League Founded in 1899 as an American consumer organization Established by women of the Hull House Main objective achieve a minimum wage and a limitation on working hours for women and children First president was Florence Kelley traveled country and gave lectures on working conditions o Introduced white label- employers that met the NCL standards for labor practices o Encouraged boycott of non white label. Directly benefited poor working women Florence Kelley o Social reformer who contributed to the development of state and federal labor and social welfare legislation o Graduated from Cornell 5. Theodore Roosevelt 26 th president of the US (leader of Republican party and Progressive Movement) Proponent of testing the US military in battle ( prepared the Navy for the Spanish American War) Came into office after McKinley was shot and subsequently died Introduced Square Deal Beefed up Interstate Commerce Commission o
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