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... Roosevelt: The 1905 Transfer Act
Theodore Roosevelt, one of the faces of Mount Rushmore, is known for many things. Though formally a Republican, he was a fiercely independent politician whom very often acted upon his personal convictions and values. Like Thomas Jefferson before, Roosevelt was much more than a politician; more particularly, he was a man of many and varied interests. He was interested in politics, in nature, in the environment, and in all of the social and environmental diversity which constituted his young and growing nation (Fehn, 2005). He is well-known for having been a trust buster for dissolving more than forty business monopolies, for having promoted the regulation of drug...