Historical Irony On Stilts Talk Softly And Carry A Big Stick Edition

“I accuse the present Administration of being the greatest spending Administration in peace times in all our history. It is an Administration that has piled bureau on bureau, commission on commission, and has failed to anticipate the dire needs and the reduced earning power of the people.”

Excerpt of speech delivered in Sioux City September 1932

“I regard reduction in Federal spending as one of the most important issues of this campaign. In my opinion, it is the most direct and effecti…

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