The Progressive Era
By: Mike Stone
Who were the Progressives?
What were their motives?
State/local reforms- the state government stemmed from the desire to make the government more efficient and responsive to citizens they also believed that it was meant ti limit immigrants influences in local governments
Key events1. Convince State legislature to adopt VOTE.
2. Pursue court cases to test the 14th amendment.
3. Push for a national constitutional amendment.
1. SUSAN B. anthony 1820-1906
2. ALICE PAUL, 1885-1977
3. ELIZABETH CADY STANTON, 1815-1902
I feel the civil rights movement was the most important reform to be because it was needed to show that everyone is equal no matter color or religion.
Trust busting was the most important big business regulation to me because it stop business from cheating a doing illegal trades.