S: Progressive Era
FC: Progressive Era
1: Ruby Beltran 2/8/13 7th period
2: Table of Contents
3: Muckrakers Goals of Progressives Progressivism under Roosevelt Progressivism during the Taft Presidency Progressivism under Wilson Progressive Era Amendments Progressive Era Report Card | 4-5 6-7 8-9 10-11 12-13 14-15 16-17
5: Journalists who wrote about the corruption and scandals that happened in the industries.
6: Goals of the Progressives
7: Progressives wanted the government to intervene with big business to give the small people a chance. | 1. Encourage morality 2. Promoting social welfare 3. Encourage efficiency | 4. Creating economic reform
9: Preferred to regulate corporations for the public welfare rather then destroying them. | Approached social problems, big business, and labor unions.
11: Supported the 16th and 17th Amendments | Established new agencies (Bureau of Mines), which set standards of mine safety and The Federal Children Bureau. He tried to be equal with the employees, but later favored the companies.
12: Wilson | Underwood-Simmons Tariff was the first law to substantially lower rates in 50 years. The free list of goods was expanded to iron, steel, raw wool, and sugar. To make up for the revenue shortfall it ratified the 16th Amendment.
13: Brought the Democrat back to power since Civil War. The election represented the political resurgence of the South. | He showed little interest in the social concerns in his first year.
14: Amendments | 16th | 17th
15: 18th | 19th
16: Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes on income, from whatever source derived, without apportionment among the several states, and without regard to any census or enumeration. | 16th Amendment
17: 17th Amendment | Rights for citizens to vote for U.S. Senators in the U.S.
18: 18th Amendment | Prohibition of alcohol
19: Women's right to vote | 19th Amendment
20: Progressive Era Report Card
21: Child Labor Act- no children under 16 work Progressive Movement- it led to the establish of the Amendments Amendments- citizens within the society supported the Amendments as well as the president's Business Regulations- healthier and cleaner (more safety issues) Goals- were successfully established by the muckrakers | Prohibition- today we can buy alcohol within an age. | Successes | Failure