Florence Kelly- Improved factory conditions, and wanted to improve on child labor laws
Prohibition- was a time period where the Gov't outlawed alcohol
Muckrakers- A reporter or investigator who publishes truthful stories about social issues
Tific Management- a management fad in which studies were done to see how fast each task could be performed
National Child Labor Committee sent investigators to see if children were working in harsh conditions.
Robert M. La Follette was a progressive republican. Served three terms as a governor before becoming a senator.
Bunting V. Oregon In 1917 persuaded the court to uphold a ten hour workday for men.
Referendum is a vote by the people on a initiative.
Initiative allowed the people to make laws instead of just lawnmaers.
17th Amendment allowed people to vote for senators instead of the legislature.