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Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
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How to use FDR in a sentence
FDR told him he should change parties, and Truman told him he should change parties.
Nelson Rockefeller was suspect because of his connections with FDR.
He made no bones about his great admiration for FDR, who was his mentor, and he had roots too in the Truman administration.
Which brings us to FDR's first inaugural speech assertion that "we have nothing to fear but fear itself."Ebola, ISIS, the Border: So Much to Fear, So Little Time!|Gene Robinson|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Six years later, after one more dance with FDR, Kansans returned to their normal political axis.A Loss by Pat Roberts in Kansas? Actually, Not So Bizarre|Jeff Greenfield|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brest Fdr Officers, galloping in red coats, are shot as Swiss.A Wanderer in Paris|E. V. Lucas
British Dictionary definitions for FDR
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
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