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Unformatted text preview: Only businesses should look out for their employees No 'hand-outs' Ross Sterling Texas Governor Very similar to Hoover on the basic issues Never been able to manage oil and cotton By 1930, oil is being overproduced Many people are only thinking short-term Ross Sterling vs. Mal Fergusen 1932 Governor Election Mal wins Roosevelt becomes the President 1933 Much more active Focuses on the major industries that are suffering Banking System Agriculture AAA Set up to help farmers CCC Set up to help families and creates government projects WPA Largest program Buildings Schools Post Offices Art Projects 1938 William Pappy Lee O'Daniel Becomes popular because of the radio His platform was The Ten Commandments and The Golden Rule Wins 97% of votes...
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This note was uploaded on 05/05/2008 for the course HIST 226 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.
- Spring '08