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FDR Had His Own Bolton

FDR Had His Own Bolton

In the last week, several historians have concluded, before John Bolton, the last former top White House official to come out with a critical book on the presi [...]

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Book excerpt:

Book excerpt: "Countdown 1945" and the race to the atomic bomb

In Chris Wallace and Mitch Weiss' new book, Harry Truman ascends to the presidency upon FDR's death, whereupon he learns of a secret weapons project aimed at e [...]

Read full article: Book excerpt: "Countdown 1945" and the r...→
FDR and the recreation of America

FDR and the recreation of America

During the Great Depression, the newly-elected president responded to 25% unemployment, sweeping poverty, and the banking system's collapse in ways that would [...]

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Carney: Trump, Like FDR, Will Seek Re-Election with Sky High Unemployment

Carney: Trump, Like FDR, Will Seek Re-Election with Sky High Unemployment

Here's how Donald Trump can get re-elected even if unemployment is higher than it has been since the Great Depression. | Economy

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This Day in History: April 12

This Day in History: April 12

FDR dies; The Salk vaccine against polio was declared safe and effective; Martin Luther King Jr. is arrested and jailed in Birmingham, Ala.

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FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election with more than 7% unemployment. Amid coronavirus, could Trump?

FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election with more than 7% unemployment. Amid coronavirus, could Trump?

If history has anything to say about politics and unemployment relates, it's that the higher the jobless rate, the less likely an incumbent president is to win [...]

Read full article: FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election wi...→
Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have their statues toppled, conservative writer D’Souza suggests

Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have their statues toppled, conservative writer D’Souza suggests

Dinesh D’Souza proposed toppling statues of several former Democratic presidents Friday in response to monuments across the country coming down following Georg [...]

Read full article: Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have t...→
Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most radical overhaul of the U.S. economy since FDR

Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most radical overhaul of the U.S. economy since FDR

To revive the economy, Joe Biden wants to build his own New Deal with an array of proposals to strengthen the social safety net and revive prosperity. The big [...]

Read full article: Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most ...→
Eric Holder Endorses Joe Biden: We Need FDR, Not Hoover

Eric Holder Endorses Joe Biden: We Need FDR, Not Hoover

Former Attorney General Eric Holder formally endorsed Joe Biden for president, arguing he would be the FDR to Trump's Herbert Hoover.

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The president who botched the pandemic is only interested in shifting blame

The president who botched the pandemic is only interested in shifting blame

In 1933, at the height of the Great Depression — a year after the U.S. economy contracted by 10 percent and just before FDR's New...

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Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people than assistance

Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people than assistance

FDR knew hungry people can be swayed to fascist leaders like Hitler and Mussolini, and to communism, like Russia.

Read full article: Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people t...→
Trump team reaches into presidential history for a historic crisis

Trump team reaches into presidential history for a historic crisis

One aide studied the Spanish flu while another reviewed FDR’s inaugural address, searching for inspiration to tackle today’s crisis.

Read full article: Trump team reaches into presidential his...→
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Why isn't there a New Deal 2.0 in the recovery mix?

FDR's jobs and infrastructure programs left a lasting legacy. Today’s bitter factionalism is preventing a repeat.

Read full article: Why isn't there a New Deal 2.0 in the re...→
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Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR Called Pearl Harbor a 'Hoax'

Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR Called Pearl Harbor a 'Hoax'

Washington state's Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee charges President Donald Trump has been in denial about the science of the COVID-19 crisis, likening it to if FDR [...]

Read full article: Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR C...→
Mark Levin slams 'FDR adherent' Mnuchin, both parties for forcing through 'Maduro economic plan'

Mark Levin slams 'FDR adherent' Mnuchin, both parties for forcing through 'Maduro economic plan'

Mark Levin lit into Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and leaders of both parties in Congress Tuesday after the Senate approved $484 billion in aid to help smal [...]

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Opinion | How Democrats can channel FDR to save America (again)

Opinion | How Democrats can channel FDR to save America (again)

With the coronavirus crisis pushing our economy toward a cliff, it will likely take a Democratic president, or at least Democratic policies, to save America (a [...]

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FDR as Conservative Champion?

FDR as Conservative Champion?

It is time the intelligent Right deprived the moronic Left of the ability to swaddle their socialistic cynicism and defeatism in the great and misapplied legac [...]

Read full article: FDR as Conservative Champion? ...→
FDR Had His Own Bolton

FDR Had His Own Bolton

In the last week, several historians have concluded, before John Bolton, the last former top White House official to come out with a critical book on the presi [...]

Read full article: FDR Had His Own Bolton...→

Why isn't there a New Deal 2.0 in the recovery mix?

FDR's jobs and infrastructure programs left a lasting legacy. Today’s bitter factionalism is preventing a repeat.

Read full article: Why isn't there a New Deal 2.0 in the re...→
  • #FDR
Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most radical overhaul of the U.S. economy since FDR

Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most radical overhaul of the U.S. economy since FDR

To revive the economy, Joe Biden wants to build his own New Deal with an array of proposals to strengthen the social safety net and revive prosperity. The big [...]

Read full article: Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most ...→
FDR and the recreation of America

FDR and the recreation of America

During the Great Depression, the newly-elected president responded to 25% unemployment, sweeping poverty, and the banking system's collapse in ways that would [...]

Read full article: FDR and the recreation of America...→
  • #FDR
The president who botched the pandemic is only interested in shifting blame

The president who botched the pandemic is only interested in shifting blame

In 1933, at the height of the Great Depression — a year after the U.S. economy contracted by 10 percent and just before FDR's New...

Read full article: The president who botched the pandemic i...→
  • #FDR
This Day in History: April 12

This Day in History: April 12

FDR dies; The Salk vaccine against polio was declared safe and effective; Martin Luther King Jr. is arrested and jailed in Birmingham, Ala.

Read full article: This Day in History: April 12...→
Opinion | How Democrats can channel FDR to save America (again)

Opinion | How Democrats can channel FDR to save America (again)

With the coronavirus crisis pushing our economy toward a cliff, it will likely take a Democratic president, or at least Democratic policies, to save America (a [...]

Read full article: Opinion | How Democrats can channel FDR ...→
  • #FDR
Trump team reaches into presidential history for a historic crisis

Trump team reaches into presidential history for a historic crisis

One aide studied the Spanish flu while another reviewed FDR’s inaugural address, searching for inspiration to tackle today’s crisis.

Read full article: Trump team reaches into presidential his...→
  • #FDR
Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have their statues toppled, conservative writer D’Souza suggests

Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have their statues toppled, conservative writer D’Souza suggests

Dinesh D’Souza proposed toppling statues of several former Democratic presidents Friday in response to monuments across the country coming down following Georg [...]

Read full article: Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have t...→
Book excerpt:

Book excerpt: "Countdown 1945" and the race to the atomic bomb

In Chris Wallace and Mitch Weiss' new book, Harry Truman ascends to the presidency upon FDR's death, whereupon he learns of a secret weapons project aimed at e [...]

Read full article: Book excerpt: "Countdown 1945" and the r...→
Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR Called Pearl Harbor a 'Hoax'

Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR Called Pearl Harbor a 'Hoax'

Washington state's Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee charges President Donald Trump has been in denial about the science of the COVID-19 crisis, likening it to if FDR [...]

Read full article: Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR C...→
Eric Holder Endorses Joe Biden: We Need FDR, Not Hoover

Eric Holder Endorses Joe Biden: We Need FDR, Not Hoover

Former Attorney General Eric Holder formally endorsed Joe Biden for president, arguing he would be the FDR to Trump's Herbert Hoover.

Read full article: Eric Holder Endorses Joe Biden: We Need ...→
Carney: Trump, Like FDR, Will Seek Re-Election with Sky High Unemployment

Carney: Trump, Like FDR, Will Seek Re-Election with Sky High Unemployment

Here's how Donald Trump can get re-elected even if unemployment is higher than it has been since the Great Depression. | Economy

Read full article: Carney: Trump, Like FDR, Will Seek Re-El...→
Mark Levin slams 'FDR adherent' Mnuchin, both parties for forcing through 'Maduro economic plan'

Mark Levin slams 'FDR adherent' Mnuchin, both parties for forcing through 'Maduro economic plan'

Mark Levin lit into Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and leaders of both parties in Congress Tuesday after the Senate approved $484 billion in aid to help smal [...]

Read full article: Mark Levin slams 'FDR adherent' Mnuchin,...→
Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people than assistance

Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people than assistance

FDR knew hungry people can be swayed to fascist leaders like Hitler and Mussolini, and to communism, like Russia.

Read full article: Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people t...→
FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election with more than 7% unemployment. Amid coronavirus, could Trump?

FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election with more than 7% unemployment. Amid coronavirus, could Trump?

If history has anything to say about politics and unemployment relates, it's that the higher the jobless rate, the less likely an incumbent president is to win [...]

Read full article: FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election wi...→
FDR as Conservative Champion?

FDR as Conservative Champion?

It is time the intelligent Right deprived the moronic Left of the ability to swaddle their socialistic cynicism and defeatism in the great and misapplied legac [...]

Read full article: FDR as Conservative Champion? ...→
FDR Had His Own Bolton

FDR Had His Own Bolton

In the last week, several historians have concluded, before John Bolton, the last former top White House official to come out with a critical book on the presi [...]

Read full article: FDR Had His Own Bolton...→
Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have their statues toppled, conservative writer D’Souza suggests

Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have their statues toppled, conservative writer D’Souza suggests

Dinesh D’Souza proposed toppling statues of several former Democratic presidents Friday in response to monuments across the country coming down following Georg [...]

Read full article: Democrats Wilson, FDR, LBJ should have t...→

Why isn't there a New Deal 2.0 in the recovery mix?

FDR's jobs and infrastructure programs left a lasting legacy. Today’s bitter factionalism is preventing a repeat.

Read full article: Why isn't there a New Deal 2.0 in the re...→
  • #FDR
Book excerpt:

Book excerpt: "Countdown 1945" and the race to the atomic bomb

In Chris Wallace and Mitch Weiss' new book, Harry Truman ascends to the presidency upon FDR's death, whereupon he learns of a secret weapons project aimed at e [...]

Read full article: Book excerpt: "Countdown 1945" and the r...→
Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most radical overhaul of the U.S. economy since FDR

Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most radical overhaul of the U.S. economy since FDR

To revive the economy, Joe Biden wants to build his own New Deal with an array of proposals to strengthen the social safety net and revive prosperity. The big [...]

Read full article: Joe Biden, the moderate, plans the most ...→
Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR Called Pearl Harbor a 'Hoax'

Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR Called Pearl Harbor a 'Hoax'

Washington state's Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee charges President Donald Trump has been in denial about the science of the COVID-19 crisis, likening it to if FDR [...]

Read full article: Inslee: Trump Virus Response as If FDR C...→
FDR and the recreation of America

FDR and the recreation of America

During the Great Depression, the newly-elected president responded to 25% unemployment, sweeping poverty, and the banking system's collapse in ways that would [...]

Read full article: FDR and the recreation of America...→
  • #FDR
Eric Holder Endorses Joe Biden: We Need FDR, Not Hoover

Eric Holder Endorses Joe Biden: We Need FDR, Not Hoover

Former Attorney General Eric Holder formally endorsed Joe Biden for president, arguing he would be the FDR to Trump's Herbert Hoover.

Read full article: Eric Holder Endorses Joe Biden: We Need ...→
Carney: Trump, Like FDR, Will Seek Re-Election with Sky High Unemployment

Carney: Trump, Like FDR, Will Seek Re-Election with Sky High Unemployment

Here's how Donald Trump can get re-elected even if unemployment is higher than it has been since the Great Depression. | Economy

Read full article: Carney: Trump, Like FDR, Will Seek Re-El...→
The president who botched the pandemic is only interested in shifting blame

The president who botched the pandemic is only interested in shifting blame

In 1933, at the height of the Great Depression — a year after the U.S. economy contracted by 10 percent and just before FDR's New...

Read full article: The president who botched the pandemic i...→
  • #FDR
Mark Levin slams 'FDR adherent' Mnuchin, both parties for forcing through 'Maduro economic plan'

Mark Levin slams 'FDR adherent' Mnuchin, both parties for forcing through 'Maduro economic plan'

Mark Levin lit into Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and leaders of both parties in Congress Tuesday after the Senate approved $484 billion in aid to help smal [...]

Read full article: Mark Levin slams 'FDR adherent' Mnuchin,...→
This Day in History: April 12

This Day in History: April 12

FDR dies; The Salk vaccine against polio was declared safe and effective; Martin Luther King Jr. is arrested and jailed in Birmingham, Ala.

Read full article: This Day in History: April 12...→
Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people than assistance

Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people than assistance

FDR knew hungry people can be swayed to fascist leaders like Hitler and Mussolini, and to communism, like Russia.

Read full article: Letter: Jobs do more to sustain people t...→
Opinion | How Democrats can channel FDR to save America (again)

Opinion | How Democrats can channel FDR to save America (again)

With the coronavirus crisis pushing our economy toward a cliff, it will likely take a Democratic president, or at least Democratic policies, to save America (a [...]

Read full article: Opinion | How Democrats can channel FDR ...→
  • #FDR
FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election with more than 7% unemployment. Amid coronavirus, could Trump?

FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election with more than 7% unemployment. Amid coronavirus, could Trump?

If history has anything to say about politics and unemployment relates, it's that the higher the jobless rate, the less likely an incumbent president is to win [...]

Read full article: FDR, Reagan and Obama won re-election wi...→
Trump team reaches into presidential history for a historic crisis

Trump team reaches into presidential history for a historic crisis

One aide studied the Spanish flu while another reviewed FDR’s inaugural address, searching for inspiration to tackle today’s crisis.

Read full article: Trump team reaches into presidential his...→
  • #FDR
FDR as Conservative Champion?

FDR as Conservative Champion?

It is time the intelligent Right deprived the moronic Left of the ability to swaddle their socialistic cynicism and defeatism in the great and misapplied legac [...]

Read full article: FDR as Conservative Champion? ...→