Theodore Roosevelt And The Progressive Movement

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Roman Tsygankov Mr. Speir US History January 10, 2018 CRQ #2 The Progressives tried to solve problems like female suffrage, working conditions, industrialization and child labor. They mostly consisted of writers, politicians, and famous social advocates. One of the famous progressive politicians was Theodore Roosevelt. Theodore Roosevelt was a president of United States from 1901 to 1909. During his presidency, Roosevelt brought public attention to ideas of the Progressive party and dealt with the political issues that were interfering with progressive ideas. Another famous progressive member was Theodore's wife. She believed in equal right and racial equality. She often invited African American citizens to dinners and to discuss the racial
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