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Assignment Question(s) Using a minimum of 200 words, address the following: How did leading voices on the left criticize the limitations of the New Deal? How did Franklin D. Roosevelt change the meaning of liberalism during his presidency? Labor Unions were initially the ones how questioned Roosevelt’s plan for economic relief and justice. Later politicians from the left proposed more extreme measures, than the New Deal, to the economic crisis. Some of these leaders included Upton Sinclair, Huey Long, and Dr. Francis Townsend. Huey Long especially called for a “share your wealth” movement that wanted a confiscation of funds from the riches people in able to fund poverty with a $5,000 loan, a guarantee job, and annual income. Religious leaders took positions on the manner and also had a political response. Father Charles E Coughlin, from

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