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Unformatted text preview: NEW DEAL The nation needed immediate relief, recovery from economic collapse, and reform to avoid future depressions, so relief, recovery and reform became Franklin D. Roosevelt 's goals when he took the helm as president. At his side stood a Democratic Congress, prepared to enact the measures carved out by a group of his closest advisors dubbed the Brain Trust by reporters. One recurring theme in the recovery plan was Roosevelts pledge to help the forgotten man at the bottom of the economic pyramid. The New Deal effects would take time; some 13,000,000 people were out of work by March 1933, and virtually every bank was shuttered. Roosevelt declared in his lilting style, "Let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is, fear itself DATA The surest path to success for any enterprise is revitalization through new leadership. "In any field of inquiry, the beginner is more likely than the expert to make important discoveries." Agree 1. Beginners have intense curiosity about the unknown and great courage to try new things, while experienced experts tend to be more conservative. 2. Furthermore, beginners are highly motivated and enthusiastic people who are eager to establish their career and fame....
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2012 for the course LTWR 126 taught by Professor Brodkey,lindac. during the Spring '12 term at UCSD.
- Spring '12