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Favorable or Unfavorable #294: Hal D Flood


Favorable or Unfavorable #294: Hal D Flood  

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Hal D Flood of VA was a typical Southern Democrat of the period. He's also a good example for showing a politician who was strongly isolationist until it was "time" to declare war. He was probably a co-author on the Declaration to win over support from other isolationists.

His action:

Flood, Hal D. 1911 Flood Amendment helps pass NM statehood
Flood, Hal D. 1913 Influential House Foreign Affairs Committee Chair. Serves through WWI
Flood, Hal D. 1915 warns against US abandoning peace stand
Flood, Hal D. 1916 assures Germany US wants friendship
Flood, Hal D. 1916 lobbies Wilson against war involvement
Flood, Hal D. 1917 Helps author declaration of war against Germany
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