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(Photos: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)

The First Family of Radio

When Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected president in 1932, he and first lady Eleanor Roosevelt both used the new medium of radio to reach into American homes like never before. They rallied the nation to combat the Great Depression and fight fascism. The Roosevelts forged an uncommonly personal relationship with the people. This documentary explores how FDR and ER's use of radio revolutionized the way Americans relate to the White House and its occupants.

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(Photos: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)

The First Family of Radio

When Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected president in 1932, he and first lady Eleanor Roosevelt both used the new medium of radio to reach into American homes like never before. They rallied the nation to combat the Great Depression and fight fascism. The Roosevelts forged an uncommonly personal relationship with the people. This documentary explores how FDR and ER's use of radio revolutionized the way Americans relate to the White House and its occupants.

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Trips by*

Justin Daly


Total cost of 16 trips: $30,235.90


Trips traveled under the office of Vito Fossella

Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LA
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT THE WIRELESS INDUSTRY
Date: Feb 26, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $1,368.00
source


Trips traveled under the office of Michael Oxley

Destination:
Sponsor: Securities Industry Association
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 19, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $2,209.00
source

Destination: EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO WALL STREET FIRMS
Sponsor: Securities Industry Association
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT SECURITIES BUSINESS
Date: May 30, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,001.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: Instinet Corporation
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF BRIEFING ON SECURITIES MARKETS
Date: Jun 28, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $809.84
source

Destination: PANEL DISCUSSIONS
Sponsor: Securities Industry Association
Purpose: EDUCATE STAFF ABOUT SECURITIES ISSUES
Date: Apr 18, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,108.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Options Clearing Corporation
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT THE OPTIONS INDUSTRY
Date: May 30, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $2,814.49
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Goldman Sachs Group
Purpose: BRIEFING ON SECURITIES REGULATION
Date: Jan 22, 2003
Expense: $209.85
source

Destination: SAN DIEGO, CA
Sponsor: Mortgage Bankers Association of America
Purpose: SERVE ON A PANEL TO DISCUSS THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT
Date: Jan 31, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,921.00
source

Destination: SALT LAKE CITY, UT - PARK CITY, UT
Sponsor: FANNIE MAE / FREDDIE MAC
Purpose: SENATOR BENNETT'S ECONOMIC SUMMIT
Date: Feb 20, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,658.26
source

Destination: SCOTTSDALE, AZ
Sponsor: SECURITIES TRADERS ASSOCIATION
Purpose: SPEAK ON A PANEL, ATTEND THE OTHER FUNCTIONS AND PRESENTATIONS AT THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: Oct 16, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $2,764.95
source

Destination: NYC
Sponsor: National Association of Securities Dealers
Purpose: SEMINAR ON SECURITIES REGULATION
Date: Dec 4, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,671.00
source

Destination: AVENTURA, FL
Sponsor: Securities Industry Association
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $3,117.35
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO-HALF MOON BAY, CA
Sponsor: Information Technology Industry Council
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT THE HIGH-TECH INDUSTRY
Date: Aug 8, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $3,917.00
source

Destination: BOCA RATON, FL
Sponsor: SECURITIES TRADERS ASSOCIATION
Purpose: SPEAK ON A PANEL
Date: Oct 7, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,441.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA, PA
Sponsor: Options Clearing Corporation
Purpose: SEMINAR ON ROLE OF OPTIONS IN CAPITAL MARKETS
Date: Nov 8, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $748.16
source

Destination: NYC
Sponsor: International Securities Exchange
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF TRIP
Date: Dec 1, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,477.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Justin Daly.


American RadioWorks |
(Photos: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)

The First Family of Radio

When Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected president in 1932, he and first lady Eleanor Roosevelt both used the new medium of radio to reach into American homes like never before. They rallied the nation to combat the Great Depression and fight fascism. The Roosevelts forged an uncommonly personal relationship with the people. This documentary explores how FDR and ER's use of radio revolutionized the way Americans relate to the White House and its occupants.

Recent Posts

  • 11.17.14

    The Utility of a PhD

    Humanities professors at colleges and universities are re-thinking what it means to offer a PhD. The old model is proving unsustainable. It takes an average nine years to get a doctorate, but less than 60 percent of PhDs are finding tenure-track teaching jobs. This week, we look at a new report recommending academics view doctoral programs in a new light.
  • 11.10.14

    Radio: FDR’s ‘Natural Gift’

    President Franklin D. Roosevelt was a radio natural. He spoke in a confident, informal way, using simple words and phrases that were easy to grasp.
  • 11.12.14

    The Roosevelts as a political team

    Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt were not the first White House couple to act as political partners, but they were the first to do so in such a public fashion.
  • 11.10.14

    Radio: The Internet of the 1930s

    Some predicted radio would be a powerful force for democratizing information and spreading knowledge to a vast population previously separated by geography or income. But the new technology also raised anxieties.