The American Dream

By: Maddy Pocian

Politics

Interstate Act: Authorized the building of a nation wide network. This was a way for transportation. So they had to make the road ways big so that the tanks and bigger equipment to transport from one area to another area.

GI Bill

It allowed when the military to get more affordable housing and loans so that they can live in a descent house and go to school for they would provide payments for people to attend college. Which this lead to the baby boom and the suburb lifestyle. The baby boom started almost nine months after world war 2 they kept having babies because of the life style they had when they came back from war and when the baby boom tapered off there was 76.4 million baby boomers. The suburb lifestyle was when a bunch of house were built into suburbs and they were cheaper so soldiers were finding homes easier this way.