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- n 32nd President of the United States; elected four times; instituted New Deal to counter the Great Depression and led country during World War II (1882-1945)
- Tom Hanks in AFP
He has the integrity and the inspiration to unify us, as did FDR (Franklin Delano Roosevelt) and Harry Truman and John F. Kennedy and even Ronald Reagan when they ran for the job,Hanks said.
- President Bush in Voice of America
The Democrats offer nothing but criticism and obstruction, and endless second-guessing,said Mr. Bush. "The party of FDR and the party of Harry Truman has become the party of cut-and-run."
- Barney Frank in Politico
This is the equivalent of what FDR had to do with the SEC - to regulate capitalism,said Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.), the chairman of the House Financial Services Committee. "A failure to regulate the economy appropriately is what led to...