America in the 1950s (Decades of Twentieth-Century America)

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The commissioner reported that Minister Stevens had conspired with a small group of revolutionaries to overthrow the government. The members of the Federal Reserve Board are appointed by the president and confirmed by the Senate, but once in office they have almost complete freedom of action to set interest rates and take action to control the amount of money in circulation. While black suffrage was not to be fully established in the South until the 1965 (and continues to be challenged to this day by voter intimidation tactics), it would have been inaccurate to even describe the United States as a true representative democracy prior to 1920 because only about 40% of the population--white males--were allowed to elect representatives.

Pages: 144

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books (September 1, 2009)

ISBN: 0822576422

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