The Progressive Era, 1900-1920

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    The Progressive Era Timeline

    Time Line ... 1890 National American Woman Suffrage Association

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    The Muckrakers During the Progressive Era

    The Muckrakers Naturally, business owners opposed the Progressives; safety regulations, shorter working hours, and a guaranteed minimum wage would eat into their profits. The Progressives retaliated against this opposition by exposing the worst practices of big business in the daily ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Reform Under Roosevelt During the Progressive Era

    Reform Under Roosevelt Vice president Theodore Roosevelt, a Spanish-American War hero and former governor of New York, became the nation’s youngest president when William McKinley was assassinated in 1901. Roosevelt was fearless, outspoken, charismatic, and ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Reform Under Taft During the Progressive Era

    Reform Under Taft William Howard Taft, who had served in Roosevelt’s cabinet, was elected president in 1908 with Roosevelt’s support. Taft continued many of the programs that Roosevelt had initiated. His administration filed nearly a hundred lawsuits ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    The Progressive Era Practice Test

    Review the following study guides if necessary: The Progressive Era Timeline

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