The Rise Of President Hoover And The Great Depression

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As unemployment increased and the Great Depression continued, President Hoover called a conference to try and find a solution to the economic crisis. He told business leaders not to lower the wages, but at the same time they did lower the wages which forced their businesses to close down and unemployment to persist. President Hoover also tried to help farmers and the businesses. In the past, the government of President Hoover was known to hold onto people’s money; however; at his urging congress provided resources to help the
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