The Progressive Era!
Who were the progressives???
- Journalist like Ida Tarbell,
- Jane Adams
- Jacob rece
What were their motives??
- Put a end to trusts
- Put end to monopolies
Federal Goverment Reform
lesson chance of intimidation of voting
State goverment reform
social reform is the African-American civil rights movement. Social reform movements are organized to carry out reform in specific areas
Big Business regulation
A group of businessmen or traders organized for mutual benefit to produce and distribute specific commodities or services, and managed by a central body of trustees.
the central banking system of the United States
progressive amend ments
Amendment to the United States Constitution (1913) gave Congress the power to tax income.
Passed in 1913, this amendment to the Constitution calls for the direct election of senators by the voters instead of their election by state legislatures.
Ban on sale, manufacture, and transport of alcoholic beverages. Repealed by 21st amendment
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1920) extended the right to vote to women in federal or state elections