Morgan organized a group of businessmen to avert a crash by pledging their own money. Wilson sent a punitive expedition under Gen. The Constitution guarantees protections to property, and we must make that promise good.
To that end we urge the establishment of a strong Federal administrative commission of high standing, which shall maintain permanent active supervision over industrial corporations engaged in inter-State commerce, or such of them as are of public importance, doing for them what the Government now does for the National banks, and what is now done for the railroads by the Inter-State Commerce Commission.
Through these programs, the government achieved some measure of economic stability. Our common interests are as broad as the continent. We favor Governmental action to encourage the distribution of immigrants away from the congested cities, to rigidly supervise all private agencies dealing with them and to promote their assimilation, education and advancement.
Though Roosevelt's father had been a prominent member of the Republican Partythe younger Roosevelt made an unorthodox career choice for someone of his class, as most of Roosevelt's peers refrained from becoming too closely involved in politics.
National efficiency has many factors. Though he earned the respect of the authentic cowboys, they were not overly impressed. Moreover, certain problems with which only the federal government was apparently competent to deal cried out for solution.
He retreated to the Dakotas for a time; his wife Edith regretted her role in the decision and vowed that there would be no repeat of it. Why, there are hundreds of books like these, each one of which, if really read, really assimilated, by the person to whom it happens to appeal, will enable that person quite unconsciously to furnish himself with much ammunition which he will find of use in the battle of life.
They are owned by the people of the United States, and are safe from monopoly, waste or destruction only while so owned. Such a commission must enforce the complete publicity of those corporation transactions which are of public interest; must attack unfair competition, false capitalization and special privilege, and by continuous trained watchfulness guard and keep open equally all the highways of American commerce.
A German submarine sank the unarmed British liner Lusitania without warning on May 7,killing, among others, Americans. We favor an international agreement for the limitation of naval forces. I believe in shaping the ends of government to protect property as well as human welfare.
We hold it to be the duty of the Government to protect its people from this kind of piracy. That is nothing new.
He completed his schooling from Groton School and undergraduate studies at Harvard University. Nonetheless, Roosevelt found allies in the local Republican Party, and he defeated an incumbent Republican state assemblyman closely tied to the political machine of Senator Roscoe Conkling.
Roosevelt chose to defer rather than split with his party. Library of Congress, Washington, D. He would not tolerate in us children selfishness or cruelty, idleness, cowardice, or untruthfulness. The concentration of modern business, in some degree, is both inevitable and necessary for national and international business efficiency.
The work of the commission should not prevent the immediate adoption of acts reducing these schedules generally recognized as excessive. Understand what I say there. After conferring with Aldrich, Roosevelt decided not to push Senate ratification of the treaties, as such an initiative would have opened an intra-party conflict.
He had discovered the significant benefits of physical exertion to minimize his asthma and bolster his spirits. Increase of prosperity on the farm will favorably affect the cost of living, and promote the interests of all who dwell in the country, and all who depend upon its products for clothing, shelter and food.
We are opposed to the so-called Aldrich currency bill, because its provisions would place our currency and credit system in private hands, not subject to effective public control. Natural resources, whose conservation is necessary for the National welfare, should be owned or controlled by the Nation.
Nov 13, · Watch video · The rising young Republican politician Theodore Roosevelt unexpectedly became the 26th president of the United States in Septemberafter the assassination of William McKinley.
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Progressive reformers had worked for political, social and economic change within the traditional two-party system for decades before they established a third party — sometimes called the “Bull Moose Party” after Theodore Roosevelt, the party’s first presidential candidate.
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