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Unformatted text preview: • limited the effectiveness of unions b.) Truman vetoed, Congress overrode c.) Little progress in first term 2. Election of 1950 a.) Republican – Thomas A Dewey b.) Dixiecrat – Strom Thurmond c.) Progressive – Henry A. Wallace d.) Democrat – Harry S. Truman B. Truman and his Fair Deal 1. Goals a.) Public housing b.) broaden the Social Security Act c.) increase the minimum wage d.) National Health insurance e.) federal aid for education f.) raise taxes to pay for programs 2. Failure a.) coalition of Republicans and southern Democrats b.) Democrats feared charges of som c.) American Medical Association and health insurance d.) Catholics and the education bill 3. Results...
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