26th President of the United States
TR the Trust Buster
TR is known for his no-nonsense political policies and trust-busting abilities. During his presidency TR didn't let anyone get in the way of his progressive reforms, not even Congress. He along with his "Big Stick" diplomacy worked to fix political and social issues both inside and outside the United States. He was especially invested in trust-busting, or bringing the hammer down on monopolies and large corporations.
Bailey, Thomas Andrew, David M. Kennedy, and Lizabeth Cohen. The American Pageant. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998. Print.