“The presidency is not merely an administrative office. That is the least part of it. It is preeminently a place of moral leadership.” – Franklin D.Roosevelt.

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt. (January 30,1882 – April 12,1945) Refered to by his initials FDR, was the 32nd President of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945.He was an American statesman and political leader, served 12 years as President. He became the central figure in world events during the mid-20th century. Rosevelt directed the federal government during the Great Depression implementing his New Deal domestic agenda in response to the worst economic crisis in U.S.history. He is rated by scholars as one of the greatest U.S. Presidents, along with George Washington and Abraham Lincoln