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1  question-of-the-day question-of-the-day

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3  Spanish American War Vet  Governor of NY  Vice-President of William McKinley  Big-Game Hunter  Boxer (blind in one eye)  Son of wealthy family  One tough dude

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6  1901:  President McKinley assassinated  TR becomes President  Youngest ever (42 years old)  “It is the duty of the president to act upon the theory that he is the steward of the people…”

7  Describe a square  Square deal  Used his position as a “bully pulpit”  Influenced media and legislation  Wanted average Americans to get a square deal  Fair  Would do this through progressive reforms

8  1900  Trusts were legal  4/5 of industries  TR didn’t think all trusts were bad  Wanted reform  Trust-Busting  TR’s efforts to break up trusts

9  What do the lions stand for?  Where are the lions coming from? Why?  What is the cartoonists think about trustbusting? What details support this?

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11  What do YOU THINK?  Should the President do this?  What about businesses?


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