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William H. Taft
William Howard Taft was the 27th president of the United States, serving one term from 1909-1913. Taft was the son of Alphonso Taft, Secretary of War and Attorney General in the cabinet of Ulysses S. Grant. William graduated from Yale in 1878 and Cincinnati Law School in 1880, then went on to be a respectable Republican jurist and administrator. He served under Teddy Roosevelt as the first civilian governor of the Philippines, Secretary of War and a provisional governor of Cuba. A lifelong Repub More »
Born: September 15, 1857 (Cincinnati, Ohio)

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Not to be confused with Checkbook diplomacy. This article needs additional citations for ... Dollar diplomacy of the United States—particularly during President William Howard Taft's term— was a form of American foreign policy to further its ...

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President Taft was more committed to the expansion of U.S. foreign trade than was Roosevelt. He pursued a program, known as "dollar diplomacy," designed to  ...

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William Taft was handpicked by the immensely popular Theodore Roosevelt to succeed him ... Taft's foreign policy was chiefly categorized by Dollar Diplomacy ...

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Dollar Diplomacy, foreign policy created by U.S. Pres. William Howard Taft ( served 1909–13) and his secretary of state, Philander C. Knox, to ensure the ...

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Taft differed greatly from Roosevelt in his conduct of foreign, as well as domestic, affairs. Taft's experiences in the Philippines and in the cabinet should have ...

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From 1909 to 1913, President William Howard Taft and Secretary of State Philander C. Knox followed a foreign policy characterized as “dollar diplomacy.”.

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William Howard Taft was easily elected in 1908, because a majority of Americans ... American influence abroad and would help further its foreign policies.

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The term “Dollar Diplomacy" was applied by critics to the activist foreign policy of William Howard Taft. Late in his administration, the president described his ...

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The Dollar Diplomacy (1909 - 1913) is primarily associated with the administration and the foreign policy of Secretary of State Philander C. Knox and President ...