Chapter 18. The Progressive Movement. How did reformers of the past make changes that impact our lives today?. I. The Roots of Progressivism. The Rise of Progressivism Who were the progressives Had many different views to correct problems in society
The Progressive Movement
“Now it is very necessary that we should not flinch from seeing what is vile and debasing. There is filth on the floor and it must be scraped up with the muck-rack; and there are times and places where this service is the most needed of all the services that can be performed….”
~Washington, D.C., April 14, 1906
4. 19th Amendment
2. Health and Safety Codes
the places where Roosevelt talks about the benefits or good aspects of business,
and circle the places where
Roosevelt talks about the problems with trusts in America.
1.Not enough money in banks in time of crisis
2.There was no flexibility in backing, can not just put more money in circulation
3.No central control of banks
4.Too much money center in NYC
Was this truly a Progressive Era?