|Across the Fence: FDR’s New Deal and the CCC|
|April 23, 2015 M. Timothy Nolting|
-CCC crew cutting stone- Circa 1930s, Image is in the public domain
On March 4th, 1933 Franklin Delano Roosevelt was sworn into office as the 32nd President of the United States. His controversial twelve years in the presidency would garner him the reputation of being one of the three most effective leaders of the nation, a distinction he holds along with George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
Immediately after his election he called a special session of the U.S. Congress and began outlining and i...
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