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27 Cards in this Set

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This muckraking journalist, in speaking about his famous novel, said, "I aimed at the nation's heart but by accident I hit it in the stomach."
Upton Sinclair
This legislation put forth strict cleanliness requirements for meatpackers and created the program of federal meat inspection still used today.
Meat Inspection Act
Which party won the 1912 election.
Democractic Party
Which party nominated Woodrow Wilson for president.
Democractic Party
To which party did William Howard Taft belong.
Republican Party
Which party nominated Eugene V. Debs for president in the 1912 election.
Socialist Party
This was started by prominant African-American and white reformers.
This was the principle that guided Roosevelt efforts to organize water projects to transform dry wilderness areas into agricultural areas.
Which party was known as the Bul Moose Party.
Progressive Party
Which party ran the most conservative cadidate in the 1912 election.
Republican Party
This progressive championed the rights of women and children by moving into a settlement house, working as the Chief Inspector of Factories for Illinois, and helping to win passage of the Illinois Factory Act.
Floence Kelley
This was settled when Roosevelt got involved in the negotiations.
1902 coal miners' strike
This is another name for progressivism.
progressive movement
This legislation halted the sale of contaminated foods or drugs and called for truth in labeling.
Pure Food and Drug Act
As a symbolic gesture, Roosevelt invited him to dine at the White House.
Booker T. Washington
This is a vote on an initiative.
This is what Roosevelt promised that the common people would receive.
Square Deal
Members of the Women's Christain Temperance Union fought for this cause by entering saloons, singing, praying, and asking saloonkeepers to stop selling alcohol.
Which party split over the Payne-Aldrich Tariff and other issues.
Republican Party
This so upset Roosevelt that he appointed a comission to verify its accuracy.
The Jungle
This legislation was used by Roosevelt to file 44 antitrust suits.
Sherman Antitrust Act
This is a bill initiated, or launched, by citizens.
This is a term used to describe a journalist who exposed government abuses and big buisness corruption to the readers of mass circulation magazines an newspapers.
This was one of the inspirations for the creation of assembly lines at the Ford Motor Company.
scientific management
This allowed for the popular, or direct, election of U.S. senators.
17th Amendment
This allows voters to force public officals to face another election before the end of their terms if enough voters ask for it.
This reform govenor and U.S. senator from Wisconsin made the railroad industry a major target.
Robert M. La Follette