President Hoover


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Noun1.President Hoover - 31st President of the United StatesPresident Hoover - 31st President of the United States; in 1929 the stock market crashed and the economy collapsed and Hoover was defeated for reelection by Franklin Roosevelt (1874-1964)
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These commemorative President Hoover plates are a gift to BGCA that we believe makes a tremendous difference in the lives of the 4 million children they serve and look forward to building a meaningful partnership with them in the Washington, D.
Most importantly, the book documents how Revisionist Zionists persuaded prominent Republicans, including former president Hoover, to join them in pressing for U.
President Hoover was an 'Uncommon Man', and a great humanitarian.
Few economists, mainstream, Austrian, or otherwise, can expect a great deal of sympathy for furnishing a defense of the economic policies of President Hoover.
Meanwhile, a member of the White House staff tiptoed into the room where the Christmas party was going on and informed President Hoover of the fire.
After his 1928 election, President Hoover noticed he had gained weight.
We had already heard of similar places in Chicago: they were called 'Hoovervilles', after President Hoover.
Former President Hoover said, "When you are sick, you want an uncommon, good doctor.
Unfortunately, many outside our profession have little appreciation for it, and some are even antagonistic, placing the blame for many of the ills of society on "technology" and "technologists," and remember President Hoover as the man who caused the Great Depression (although in her very readable book, The Forgotten Man, author Amity Shlaes refutes that misguided idea).
In his book, Woods shows that President Hoover initiated the completely opposite response at the outset of the Great Depression, an array of government actions that were then doubled or even tripled by President Roosevelt.
For instance, US President Hoover and his dam, Hitler and his autobahns - both schemes had a positive effect on unemployment.
When President Hoover heard of this event, he had a small version of the medallion struck and sent to my parents for me.