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1. 1. Many historians credit the New Deal coalition—and the New Deal itself—with ushering in a new era of American politics. How did the New Deal reshape politics in the first half of the 20 th Century? How was the New Deal coalition a stark departure from the past? How did the New Deal influence policy in the aftermath of World War II? sure to consider the role of government in shaping the economy, impacting social relations, and assuring national security. Assumption by the Gederal Government of greater responsibility for the nation's well- being -before new deal: -warren harding, calvin coolige = wall street republicans, coolige = laiseez faire - -all biz, cut taxes for rich, raise tariffs -heavy on immigration quotas -coolige = refused to aid agriculture when farmer are sufferig, against veterans bonus act of 1924 -immigration act of 1921 = 3% (extremely low) -welfare capitalism = the opposite of new deal programs -prohibition amendment repealed during new deal, created in 1920’s -HOOVER – agriculture in trouble, says no to subsidies, people had no savings (opposite of
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