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Journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of business and public life in mass circulation.
enabled voters to remove public officials from elected positions by forcing them to face another election before the end of their term if enough voters asked for it.
Approved 1912, ratified 1913, allowed for the direct election of senators through primaries.
National Women Suffrage Association merging with another group to form the (National American Women Suffrage Association).
used to describe the various progressive reforms sponsored by the Roosevelt administration.
Meat Inspection Act
detailed strict cleanliness requirements for meat packers. instituted process of federal meat inspection.
Pure Food and Drug act
halted the sale of contaminated foods and medicines and called for truth in labeling.
the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, aimed for full equality among the races.
William Howard Taft
ran in election of 1908, picked by Roosevelt. Ran against William Jennings Bryan, who was Democratic nominee.
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