HIS_131_Ch_29__30_Quiz - Ch 29 30 The burst of the housing bubble personal loan defaults contraction of corporate and consumer spending and failed banks

HIS_131_Ch_29__30_Quiz - Ch 29 30 The burst of the housing...

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Ch 29 & 30 - The burst of the housing bubble, personal loan defaults, contraction of corporate and consumer spending, and failed banks all contributed to the onset of the (NOT panic of 2007) - In the presidential election of 2016, Hillary Clinton won __________ but Donald Trump won __________, thus becoming the forty-fifth president of the United States. (the popular vote; the electoral vote) - The U.S. agreement with Canada and Mexico that made North America the largest free-trade zone in the world was the (NAFTA) - In May 2012, President Obama jumped headfirst into the simmering cultural wars by announcing his support for the rights of gay couples to marry. (true) - Who warned in 1992 that the United States was experiencing "the greatest invasion" in its history? (Pat Buchanan) - In the end, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act was not large enough to generate a robust economic recovery. What method did this bill include in an effort to achieve this goal? (Providing cash to states to spend on various economic stimulus projects) - Barack Obama was the first __________elected president in U.S. history.
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