Now, we know.
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DEMOCRATIC PARTY ACCOMPLISHMENTS: HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS
*The Democratic Party has a long and cherished history of trying to do the most good for the greatest number of people.
* Social Security
* Medicare, Medicaid, Healthcare Reform, Food Safety
*New Deal, Great Society, Peace Corp, Vista, Job Corp
* Civil Rights, Women’s Right to Vote, Equal Rights, The Voting Rights Act, Equal Pay Act, Motor Voter
* Consumer Protection, FDIC, Banking and Wall Street Regulations, SEC, Federal Reserve System, Anti-trust Legislation.
* Funding for Science, Medical and Engineering Research, Space Exploration, NSF, NIH
*Support for Public Education, Head Start, School Lunch and Breakfast Programs.
*NLRB, 8 hr. Work Day/40 hr. Work Week, Overtime, Unemployment.
*Protection for the Environment, Increased Numbers and Support of National Parks and Wilderness Areas, Endangered Species Act, FEMA.
* Veterans’ Benefits, GI Bill.
* UN, NATO, Marshall Plan.
*Vehicles Safety Requirements, Reduced Emissions, and Fuel Economy Standards (CAFE)
*TVA, Federal Loan Program, PBS, NPR, the Internet.
*Economic Growth (Democratic Presidents: Roosevelt through Obama)