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U.S. President Franklin D Roosevelt held his first “Fireside Chat” 3-12-1933

Today in 1933, FDR broadcast his first “Fireside Chat” to discuss the banking crisis. This is the very broadcast: [audio:F-D-R-33-03-12-FIRESIDE-CHAT-BANK-FAILURES.mp3]

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