American Presidents

More about Herbert Hoover

  • He refused to accept a salary for the presidency.
  • His wife, Lou Henry Hoover, restored the Lincoln study for her husbandís use and had reproductions of Monroe furniture made with her own money.
  • Hoover started out as an orphan and eventually became a self-made millionaire.
  • "True Liberalism is found not in striving to spread bureaucracy but in striving to set bounds to it."

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