The Progressive Presidents
President Report Card: Theodore Roosevelt
Organization:A, I gave him an "A" here because he had several bill passed like the Square deal which was President Theodore Roosevelt's domestic program formed upon three basic ideas: conservation of natural resources, control of corporations, and consumer protection. These three demands are often referred to as the "three C's" of Roosevelt's Square Deal.and the Meat Inspection Act which was The Federal Meat Inspection Act of 1906 (FMIA) is a United States Congress Act that works to prevent adulterated or misbranded meat and meat products from being sold as food and to ensure that meat and meat products are slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
Professionalism:A, I gave him this grade because he was always professional about his job. He took it serious and never backed down which is why people thought that he was a serious and good president. He also got this grade because he wanted this job and did a amazing job at it. He even cared so much he tried to run for a third term after another president did bad.
Contributions:A, He got this grade because he did so much. He was protecting land and animals. He built several National Parks and other nice things too. That is also why he is called a Naturalists.He also limited big businesses. As President from 1901 to 1909, he signed legislation establishing five new national parks: Crater Lake, Oregon; Wind Cave, South Dakota; Sully's Hill, North Dakota
William Howard Taft
Presidential Report Card: William Howard Taft
Organization: B, I gave him this because he got a good amount of stuff done like strengthening the Interstate Commerce Commission and its ability to negotiate rates with railroads. He also undertook civil service reform and improved the performance of the postal service, and he passed the Sixteenth Amendment codifying the federal government's authority to tax income without apportioning it among the states. His staff was mainly good too.
Presidential Report Card: Woodrow Wilson
Organization: A, he got so much done during his presidency. He made tariff reductions, made banking reforms and made more anti trust laws.Wilson tackled three primary reforms on business, tariffs, and banking, as he had promised during his 1912 run for president. These became known as the "New Freedom." The fruits of those efforts were the passage of the Federal Trade Act, the Underwood Tariff Act, and the creation of the Federal Reserve System, which created a U.S. central banking system and allowed the government to issue Federal Reserve Notes as legal tender.
Professionalism: A, I gave him this grade because he was a very serious president. He wanted to get so much done and was serious about it. He showed me this when he went to Europe as the first president to go there and went all around the world to negotiate with other leaders about the war
Contributions: B+, he got banking reform under the auspices of the Federal Reserve System, tariff reduction, federal regulation of business, support for labor and collective bargaining, and federal aid to education and agriculture. He did so much. Also he was the president that started Mother's Day