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Big retailers told FDR they wanted a longer shopping season in 1939 --- you won't believe what FDR did for them

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt was probably the most corporatist president we've ever had. FDR loved him some Big Business-Big Government collusion. See the National Industrial Recovery Act, or the Export-Import Bank, which FDR created. Ask the Schechter Brothers or Roscoe Filburn about what it was like to be a small businessman in FDR's time. This Thanksgiving, two of my five favorite Huffington...

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