|Our greatest primary task is to put people to work. This is no unsolvable problem if we face it wisely and courageously. It can be accomplished in part by direct recruiting by the Government itself, treating the task as we would treat the emergency of a war. >>more...>>
Title: Inaugural Address, March 4, 1933
Author: Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Date: March 4, 1933
Publisher: Works of Franklin D. Roosevelt
- Inaugural Address
Notes: Reprinted in The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Vol. 2, 1933, (New York City: Random House, 1938), p. 11.