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United States History – American Woman

Congress then passed in June, 1930 the Smoot-Hawley Tariff, the highest trade tax in American history, to fight off the depression. The Council of Economic Advisors stated that it was “probably one of the most damaging pieces of legislation ever signed in the United States.” It slowed trade, angered European countries into raising their tariffs, […]

The United States Congress Passes a C And W Resolution.

In 1978, the Father’s Day council decided to recognize the role of both parents’ roles in the family unit. They purchased the National Committee for the Observance of Mother’s Day. The National Mother’s Day Council was incorporated with the National Father’s Day Council to form the Father’s Day/Mother’s Day Council, Inc. In 1902 Charles S. […]