But FDR at least tried to make the change by proposing a statute and forcing a Senate debate.
Hoover, FDR, Kennedy, Nixon, and LBJ each won presidential primaries as write-in candidates.
Like Obama, FDR was skeptical of social reform through the judiciary.
Or as FDR put it back in 1930: We need to make America “fairly radical for a generation.”
FDR was a performer whose artistry was the portrayal of easy authority.
But you have nothing to fear but fear itself (gratuitous FDR quotes reflect knowledge of history).
“We have been under very heavy bombardment,” FDR told an outside adviser.
FDR was once asked how he was able to sleep with all the tough decisions he had to make.
Clinton noted that de Blasio would be taking the oath on a Bible once used by FDR.
Brest FDR Officers, galloping in red coats, are shot as Swiss.
the family in America originally bore the name Van Roosevelt, "of the field of roses," descriptive of their estates in Holland. Claes Martenszen Van Rosenvelt, born August 1649, emigrated to New Amsterdam. His son (1653) and all his descendants dropped the "Van." Related: Rooseveltian.