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Unformatted text preview: companies in the Democratic districts. He helped minorities such as the civil rights which was the Democrat party initiative. The Republicans wanted to take credit for freeing the slaves, although the south was mostly Democratic. Eisenhower would take suggestions and solutions from the Democrats. The president believed that he should take responsibility for all mistakes and give credit for success subordinates. Eisenhower made the new deal programs more effective. Social Security, unemployment insurance and minimum wage were increased by Eisenhower. Public housing programs, medical insurance were also accepted by Eisenhower. These were supported by federal programs. Eisenhower was against big government and did not accept liberal proposals on housing. He did not accept universal healthcare through the Social Security system....
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2010 for the course HIS135 his135 taught by Professor Richalmond during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '09