Apush_Unit_5 - Unit 5 28 Progressivism u25cf Fight...

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Unit 5 28 Progressivism Fight inefficiency, Articles influence Jacob riss - represents progessive era Wrote book about work force toward middle class Socialist also involved - change the way gov Feminist also involved Muckraking - journalist who wrote for yellow press aka cheap paper Teddy rosevelt says people who write for the scandels and corruption are called muckrakers Mostly white male and female Very few asian americans, latin americans, etc. Improve life and working conditions Initiative - want to allow any person to propose a law and other voters can vote on law Direct election of senators Cities and states the progessive era takes a turn Utilities - necessities for life Progessive women Women's trade union league -they are s Piece of legislation muller - supreme court ruled that it was constitutional to act law to protect women in the workforce Lockner - invalidated a law saying that you could only have a person work for 10 hours a day By 1917 it was taken out and not a law anymore Teddy roevelts Was a progessive Square deal - had 3 c’s Corporations Consumers Conservation Was the first person to use federal troops to stop a protest Elkins law - prohibited the railroads from bribing large corporations for business Hepburn act - continue to enforce elkins act but Meat inspection act - result botulism being found in meat and people arent buying it and bought by foreign courntires making the econmy look bad. So now gov had to inspect meat Food and drug act - address things being imported and exported. Make site affects known Conservation - increase amount of land settled by Mulpile use resource management
Panic in 1907 - caused by financial reforms roosevelt put in place Gov has done something to sop it but going down and up 1928 depression Rosevelt didn;t run for a third term and passed it to taff Taff wasn't the most charismatic political leader He becomes more progressive than roosevelt Dollar diplomacy - encouraging people to invest in certain things so we could help the US ( economic imperialism) Basically take over other countries economy Taft breaks trust - 90 trusts Taft said he would lower the bill but doesn't Teddy rosevlet doesn't like what taft is doing and runs a third time Bull moose party - rehash of the square deal. Entrepreneurship, monopoly etc.

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