Rexford Tugwell Quotes


The ideas embodied in the New Deal Legislation were a compilation of those which had come to maturity under Herbert Hoover's aegis. We all of us owed much to Hoover

To the extent that these [New Deal policies] developed they were tortured interpretations of a document [the Constitution] intended to prevent them.

We didn't admit it at the time but practically the Whole New Deal was extrapolated from programs that Hoover started.