war against the Philippines in 1898), and goes on to give La Follette
his due for helping bring about the direct election of officials, the abolition of child labor, the eight-hour day, progressive income and estate taxes, women's suffrage, and conservation measures.
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Van Der Kamp Vineyard
Ely, student Robert La Follette
, and president Charles Van Hise.
Senate, who inspired a bloc of congressional Republicans in 1911 to dump their own speaker, Joseph Cannon; and it was La Follette
who became the first man to challenge a sitting president, William Howard Taft, in a party primary in 1912.
The Education of an Anti-Imperialist: Robert La Follette
and US Expansion.
fought for party primary elections, for the "scientific" taxation of railroads (based on independently determined economic value rather than political influence), for initiative and referendum, and for worker safety measures, all under the flag of Progressivism.
Prior to joining Parker Shumaker Mills in 2005, Leago was a senior attorney with La Follette
Johnson De Haas Fesler & Ames.
Prompted by the published works of Carey McWilliams and John Steinbeck, Senator Robert La Follette
initiated a round of congressional hearings that sought to explain the intensive type of agriculture emerging in the fields of the Golden State.
Only then will winemaker Greg La Follette
wash the last traces of pulp from his hands and call it a day.
Gregg la Follette
, who has been creating top wines for two decades in California, has launched his own portfolio of superpreminm La Follette
In keeping with his renowned knowledge of pinot noir, La Follette
has crafted a line of four pinot noirs, each with grapes sourced from different vineyards.
31) Some congressmen, such as Senator La Follette