Accomplishments of the “Democratic Establishment”

Women's suffrage
  • Civil Rights Act –
  • Voting Rights Act –
  • Women’s Right to Vote –
  • Equal Pay Act –
  • Clean Air Act –
  • Minimum wage –
  • 40-hour work week –
  • Overtime –
  • Unemployment Insurance –
  • Putting people on the Moon –
  • Inventing the Internet
  • First black president
  • First female major-party candidate
  • Saving the country from a GOP-caused depression (twice)
  • Social Security
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Healthcare Reform
  • Food Safety
  • New Deal
  • Great Society
  • Peace Corps,
  • Vista,
  • Job Corps
  • Motor Voter
  • Consumer Protection
  • FDIC
  • Banking and Wall Street Regulations
  • SEC
  • Federal Reserve System
  • Anti-trust Legislation
  • Head Start
  • School Lunch and Breakfast Programs
  • Endangered Species Act
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • GI Bill
  • UN
  • NATO
  • Marshall Plan
  • Vehicles Safety Requirements, Reduced Emissions, and Fuel Economy Standards (CAFE)
  • TVA
  • PBS, NPR

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