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Mondale and Ferraro Campaign Poster, in Spanish, c. 1984
Elect Mondale and Ferraro
"Attention Garment Workers:
Why are these elections so important?
*With Reagan we have lost jobs due to foreign imports
Mondale wants to limit imports to protect our jobs
*Reagan lowered taxes on the rich and raised them for all the rest
Mondale wants the rich to pay their fair share of taxes
* Reagan took away billions of dollars from Social Security
Mondale is fighting to preserve Social Security
Support the candidate that supports you!
WALTER MONDALE & GERALDINE FERRARO"
c. Social Security
Choose one of the following topics and write a two-page report that addresses these questions:
- What role did the ILGWU play in New York’s organized labor history, fighting for union rights and helping to assimilate new immigrants?
- Why is Walter Mondale credited as having established the concept of an "activist vice-president"?
- Is the United States ready to accept a woman president or vice president? You may examine Geraldine Ferraro’s and Hillary Clinton’s experiences.