Between the time Roosevelt was elected president and was actually sworn into office, America continued to suffer due to the Depression and the economy only grew worse. As soon as Roosevelt was finally in office, he immediately began creating policies and organizations to end the depression, and these became known as the New Deal. During the first one hundred days of his presidency alone, 15 major acts were passed by congress in efforts to end the Depression. One of the first issues Roosevelt addressed during these first hundred days was th...
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