Progressive Era Reform

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The most important reform during the Progressive era was the Pure Food and Drug act, made by Theodore Rooselvelt, because it gave the federal government greater regulatory power over food product in the market. Theses acts of Congress earned support of the people, who benefited from safer goods products, from workers, who benefited from safer working conditions, and from industry, who saw the potential for restoring competitiveness in the market. As you can see, this inspection of food consumption has reduced the number of people killed, as food becomes safer and there are no more spoiled foods on the
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