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1902 COAL STRIKE WHAT STEPS DID ROOSEVELT TAKE TO SOLVE EACH PROBLEM?  CALLED BOTH SIDES TO THE WHITE HOUSE TO NEGOTIATE; THREATENED TO TAKE OVER THE.

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1 1902 COAL STRIKE WHAT STEPS DID ROOSEVELT TAKE TO SOLVE EACH PROBLEM?  CALLED BOTH SIDES TO THE WHITE HOUSE TO NEGOTIATE; THREATENED TO TAKE OVER THE MINES WHICH LEGISLATION HELPED SOLVE THE PROBLEM?  NONE

2 TRUSTS WHAT STEPS DID ROOSEVELT TAKE TO SOLVE EACH PROBLEM?  FILED SUITS UNDER THE SHERMAN ANTITRUST ACT AGAINST MANY TRUSTS WHICH LEGISLATION HELPED SOLVE THE PROBLEM?  SHERMAN ANTITRUST ACT

3 UNREGULATED BIG BUSINESS WHAT STEPS DID ROOSEVELT TAKE TO SOLVE EACH PROBLEM?  URGED CONGRESS TO STRENGTHEN THE INTERSTATE COMMERCE ACT; FOUGHT PASSAGE OF THE ELKINS ACT AND HEPBURN ACT WHICH LEGISLATION HELPED SOLVE THE PROBLEM?  INTERSTATE COMMERCE ACT; ELKINS ACT; HEPBURN ACT

4 DANGEROUS FOODS AND MEDICINES WHAT STEPS DID ROOSEVELT TAKE TO SOLVE EACH PROBLEM?  APPOINTED A COMMISSION TO STUDY THE MEATPACKING INDUSTRY; PUSHED FOR PASSAGE OF THE MEAT INSEPCTION ACT WHICH LEGISLATION HELPED SOLVE THE PROBLEM?  MEAT INSPECTION ACT; PURE FOOD AND DRUG ACT

5 SHRINKING WILDERNESS & NATURAL RESOURCES WHAT STEPS DID ROOSEVELT TAKE TO SOLVE EACH PROBLEM?  PROMOTED CONSERVATION OF NATURAL RESOURCES; SET ASIDE THOUSANDS OF ACRES OF FOREST RESERVES, WATER-POWER SITES, WILDLIFE SANCTUARIES, AND NATIONAL PARKS, NAMED A PROFESSIONAL CONSERVATIONIST TO HEAD U.S. FOREST SERVICE; PROMOTED LARGE SCALE IRRIGATION PROJECTS WHICH LEGISLATION HELPED SOLVE THE PROBLEM?  NATIONAL RECLAMATION ACT (NEWLANDS ACT)

6 RACIAL DISCRIMINATION WHAT STEPS DID ROOSEVELT TAKE TO SOLVE EACH PROBLEM?  APPOINTED AN AFRICAN AMERICAN AS HEAD OF THE CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA, CUSTOMS HOUSE; REFUSED TO DISMISS AN AFRICAN- AMERICAN POSTMISTRESS IN MISSISSIPPI; INVITED BOOKER T. WASHINGTON TO DINNER WHICH LEGISLATION HELPED SOLVE THE PROBLEM?  NONE


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