Hoover's Unpopularularity

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Roosevelt’s victory in the presidential election of 1912 was due to Hoover’s unpopularity I do partially agree with this question but I mainly disagree with this as it wasn’t just because of hoovers unpopularity it was because people wanted change as they were in desperate times because of the Wall Street crash so they saw Roosevelt’s New deal as the way out of the great depression. Roosevelt’s campaign in the election played a big part in making Hoover more unpopular as Roosevelt used Hoover’s failure to his advantage to push himself and the new deal forward as he launched an all-out attack on Hoover's economic failures Roosevelt blamed the Great Depression on Hoover and his policies. Roosevelt won by a landslide in the election. With that
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