Taft wilson administrations
Download
1 / 10

Taft & Wilson Administrations - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 139 Views
  • Uploaded on

Taft & Wilson Administrations. Taft v. William Jennings Bryan. Payne-Aldrich Tariff upset progressives Barely cut tariffs. Taft v. William Jennings Bryan. Ballinger-Pinchot Affair Controversy over the sale of public lands Ruined Taft’s administration. Progressive Reforms.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Taft & Wilson Administrations' - huela


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Taft wilson administrations

Taft & WilsonAdministrations


Taft v william jennings bryan
Taft v. William Jennings Bryan

  • Payne-Aldrich Tariff

    • upset progressives

    • Barely cut tariffs


Taft v william jennings bryan1
Taft v. William Jennings Bryan

  • Ballinger-Pinchot Affair

    • Controversy over the sale of public lands

    • Ruined Taft’s administration


Progressive reforms
Progressive Reforms

  • Broke up many trusts (more than T. Roosevelt)

    • Children’s Bureau: Gov’t organization for women and children

    • Mann-Elkins Act: regulated telecommunications


Wilson years
Wilson Years

  • Election of 1912

    • “Bull-Moose Party”: T. Roosevelt tried to win the Republican nomination from Taft because he believed Taft did not live up to progressive ideals

    • Wilson wins because the Republican vote was split



Wilson years1
Wilson Years

  • Wilson wins

    • Underwood Tariff

      • lowered basic tariff rates from 40% to 25%

      • 1913- reinstates 16th Amendment (income tax)


Wilson years2
Wilson Years

  • Federal Reserve System: Allowed banks to borrow $

  • Federal Aid/Welfare

    • Child Labor Laws

    • Federal Farm Labor Board: Provide low interest loans to farmers


Wilson years3
Wilson Years

  • Clayton-Antitrust Act: got rid of price discrimination

  • Federal Trade Commission: Restricted business activities that limit competition unfairly



ad