Impact of presidents on federal government

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Describe some key events which showed Harrison's impact on Federal Government.
1. He provided pensions to civil war veterans. 2. Pension expenditures reaches $135 million-largest expenditure of its kind to that point in America 3. Sherman Antitrust Act
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Describe some key events which showed Cleveland's impact on Federal Government.
1. Pullman strike 2. A bill proposed moderate downward revisions in the tariff, especially on raw materials
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Describe some key events which showed McKinley's impact on Federal Government.
1. McKinley spoke out against lynching 2. He appointed some African-Americans to low-level government posts 3. McKinley supported the bill which increased tariffs on wool, sugar, and luxury goods
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Describe some key events which showed Roosevelt impact on Federal Government.
1. Square deal 2. Anti-trust measures 3. Conservation
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Describe some key events which showed Taft's impact on Federal Government.
1. Progressive measures
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Describe some key events which showed Wilson's impact on Federal Government.
1. Underwood Tariff 2. Federal reserve act 3. Anti-trust legislation
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Describe some key events which showed Cleveland's impact on Federal Government.

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1. Pullman strike 2. A bill proposed moderate downward revisions in the tariff, especially on raw materials

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Describe some key events which showed McKinley's impact on Federal Government.

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Describe some key events which showed Roosevelt impact on Federal Government.

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Describe some key events which showed Taft's impact on Federal Government.

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