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Unit 4 Lesson 3 Notes 2
|A policy or attitude of letting things take their own course, without interfering.
|Economic program implemented by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR).
|The right of women to vote
|A period of time between 1920-1933 when the law prohibited the selling, making, and/or transportation of alcohol in the United States.
|Popular but illegal liquor-serving bars where you had to give a password to enter, hence the name
|Isolationism The United States decided to pull back from involvement in outside economics or politics
|Hands Off Attitude
|The government policies of the 1920's supported the "hands off" attitude to the US economy.
|A 1920's president who believed in Laissez-Faire policies or a "hands off" approach to managing the US economy.
|Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR)
|The 32nd president of the United States who lead the country during the 1930's and the Great Depression. Founded policies such as the New Deal and Social Security.
|Social Security Act
|A federal act passed in the 1920's that guaranteed federal payment for retired persons 65 years of age and older.
|To reverse a law or policy.
|A crime leader from the 1920's who committed crimes and broke the laws of prohibition.
|A constitutional amendment that outlawed the buying, selling, and transportation of alcohol in the United States.
|A constitutional amendment passed in 1919 that became law in 1920 and gave women the right to vote.