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New Deal Critics


Huey Long, one prominent New Deal critic
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Question 1314130

All of the sentiments below were expressed by critics of the New Deal. Which reflected the views of Huey Long of Louisiana?

(A) New Deal programs were socialistic
(B) a drastic increase on taxes on the rich was needed to end economic injustice in the U.S.
(C) FDR's programs were not supportive enough of big business
(D) Jews were too influential in Washington, D.C.
(E) retired individuals should be given monthly stipends if they agreed to spend them and not work

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