Write one to two paragraphs discussing the long-terms effects of the New Deal, the ways in which we still grapple with those effects today, and whether you believe the New Deal was a success or failure. Be sure your response answers the following
How do you believe the Great Depression and New Deal transformed American politics?
Do you believe the New Deal was successful? Why or why not?
Do you believe F.D.R. changed the role of president by creating the New Deal? Why or why not?
What do you believe are the responsibilities of government during economic crises?
To what extent should the economy be left to recover on its own?