In the November 1932 Presidential elections, Democrat Franklin D Roosevelt was voted in on a platform of sweeping reforms. ... The day after his inauguration, Roosevelt halted trading in gold and declared a national a#39;bank holidaya#39;. On 9 March, Roosevelt ... The FDIC insured savings-bank deposits of up to $5, 000, and severe regulations were imposed upon the sale of securities on the stock exchange.
|Title||:||Excel HSC Modern History|
|Author||:||Ronald E. Ringer|
|Publisher||:||Pascal Press - 2006|