The Progressive Presidents

a comparison

Theodore Roosevelt

A New York governor who became the 26th U.S president theodore roosevelt is remembered for his foreign policy, corporate reforms and ecological preservation

Theodore Roosevelt Jr. was born on October 27, 1858 Roosevelt didn't stay long at law school, opting instead to join the New York State Assembly as a representative from New York City—becoming the youngest to serve in that position

Grade: B

I gave him a B because he wanted to go into politics and his uncle said he just wasn't a republican he was also a democrat he acted as both parties. Theodore also changed a lot of people lives by being a trust buster and . So Roosevelt craeted a Progressive Party also known as the Bull Moose Party

William Howard Taft

William Howard Taft was the 27th president of the United States fulfilled a lifelong dream when he was appointed chief justice of the Supreme Court.

William Howard Taft was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on September 15, 1857. he had a prominent political family he followed his forebears into law and was on track to be a career jurist

Grade: C

One reason i would give him a c is because he really didn't want to be president he was forced by his wife. William Howard Taft was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on September 15, 1857. From a prominent political family, he followed his forebears into law and was on track to be a career jurist. i think he only stayed president for his wife.

Woodrow Wilson

Woodrow Wilson, the 28th U.S president, led America through World War I and crafted the Versailles Treatys Fourteen Points. Woodrow Wilson, born on December 28, 1856, in Staunton, Virginia spent his youth in the South. Woodrow Wilson was born Thomas Woodrow Wilson on December 28, 1856, to Jessie Janet Woodrow and Joseph Ruggles Wilson, a Presbyterian minister. Wilson had a form of dyslexia

Grade: c

The new president entered the White House just as the women’s suffrage movement was gaining full steam. on August 18, 1920, the 19 Amendment was ratified by a two-thirds majority of the states. Wilson’s New Freedom platform favored small businesses and farmers: He went after what he termed the Triple Wall of Privilege signing in 1913 the Underwood-Simmons Act