Legislative Landmarks – Quick Check

Can you identity the historical context and impact of these  legislative landmarks?

LOUISIANA PURCHASE (1803)

KANSAS-NEBRASKA ACT (1854)

HOMESTEAD ACT (1862)

SOCIAL SECURITY ACT (1935)

NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT (1935)

LEND-LEASE ACT (1941)

G.I. BILL OF RIGHTS (1944)

TRUMAN DOCTRINE (1947)

FEDERAL HIGHWAY ACT (1956)

CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964

VOTING RIGHTS ACT OF 1965

 

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: