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1Chapter 33 Into the Twenty-First 16Established the White House Office of
Century. Section Notes. Video. Maps. Faith-Based Initiatives to help religious
History Close-up. Images. Quick Facts. community-service organizations develop
Into the Twenty-First Century. The Clinton greater access to federal funding. Other
Years George W. Bushs Presidency How Issues.
September 11, 2001, Changed America 17Bushs Second Term. Bush ran against
Looking Ahead. The Election of 2000 Iraq. Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts and
The Attacks of September 11, 2001. Federal won re-election in another close contest.
Deficits and Surpluses, 19802000 Stock Bush announced his plan to reform Social
Market, 19802000 Attack on the World Security. By late 2005, Congress had still
Trade Center Political Cartoon: not acted on Bushs idea to privatize
Outsourcing. Bushs Foreign-Policy Team Social Security. Bush also filled
Visual Summary: Into the Twenty-First vacancies on the Supreme Court. John
Century. Roberts was confirmed as Chief Justice.
2The Clinton Years. The Main Idea Bill Bush named Harriet Miers to replace Sandra
Clinton was a new type of Democrat, and Day OConnor but she withdrew her name
his administration faced challenges for a from contention. Bush nominated
new millenniumand scandals as old as conservative judge Samuel Alito to replace
politics. Reading Focus What were the key OConnor in 2005.
events in the political rise of Bill 18Bushs Foreign Policy. The People
Clinton? What were some of the major Colin PowellSecretary of state
domestic policy questions facing Clinton? Condoleezza RiceNational security advisor
What were some major foreign-policy After the 2004 election, Powell resigned
challenges facing Clinton? What events led and Rice took over as Secretary of state
to scandal and impeachment proceedings Donald RumsfeldSecretary of defense. The
during the Clinton presidency? Policy Cancelled the 1972 Anti-Ballistic
3Key Events in the Political Rise of Missile (ABM) Treaty This caused friction
Bill Clinton. Attorney general of Arkansas between the U.S. and the Soviet Union and
at 30 years of age Nations youngest the U.S. and China. Bush helped promote
governor at 32 years of age (Arkansas) the so-called Middle East road map to
Chaired the National Governors Association peace. Most important foreign-policy event
in the late 1980s Focused on improving was the terrorist attack of 9/11.
education and reforming the welfare system 19How September 11, 2001, Changed
Chaired the Democratic Leadership America. The Main Idea A horrific attack
Councilan organization of centrists on September 11, 2001, awakened the nation
Sought the Democratic nomination for the to the threat of terrorism and changed
presidency in 1992 Pushed for middle-class Americas view of the world. Reading Focus
tax cuts and a national health-care system What happened on September 11, 2001? What
Relied on his wife, Hillary Rodham was the background to the September 11
Clinton, a top lawyer. attacks? How did the United States respond
4The 1992 Election. Clintons running to the attacks? How did the 9/11 attacks
mate was Senator Al Gore of Tennessee. eventually lead to war with Iraq?
Three way race between Clinton, Republican 20September 11, 2001. A Deliberate
President George H.W. Bush, and an Attack Terrorists hijack two
independent candidate, H. Ross Perot. planesAmerican Airlines Flight 11 and
Clinton presented himself as the protector United Airlines flight 175and crash them
of the middle class. Clinton won 370 into the World Trade Center. Terrorists
electoral votes to Bushs 168, although hijack American Airlines Flight 77 and
Clinton won less than 50 percent of the crash it into the Pentagon. Terrorists
popular vote. Perot won 19 percent of the hijack United Airlines Flight 93, which
popular vote. crashes in southwestern Pennsylvania. In
5Domestic-policy Questions Facing New York and Virginia, firefighters and
Clinton. What to do about the budget police officers rush to the scene of the
deficit Campaigned on promise to reduce attacks. The Twin Towers Collapse Both the
taxes for the middle class Citing budget South and the North Towers of the World
deficits, Clinton raised taxes. Critics Trade Center collapsed. Fires caused by
complained that the tax increase would the planes full fuel tanks weakened the
hurt the economy but this did not happen. buildings structures. A stunned nation
What to do about health care Health care watches these events unfold on television.
costs were rising and tens of millions of 21September 11, 2001. The Death Toll All
Americans had little or no health 265 people on the four airplanes were
insurance. Hillary Clinton headed a killed. Estimates of the deaths at the
special task force which proposed a World Trade Center were in the thousands.
government-sponsored program of health After years of investigations, the New
care. The plan was defeated after months York death toll stood at 2,749. 125 people
of debate. died in the attack on the Pentagon. The
6Domestic Policy Issues. The 1994 Nation Reacts People were sad and angry.
Election Clinton failed to deliver on his Many admired New Yorks firefighters and
campaign promises, such as tax cuts and a mayor, Rudolph Giuliani. Americans reached
health care plan. Discontent helped out to the victims, donating blood and
contribute to a major Republican victory money. Rescue workers from around the
in the mid-term elections. Republicans country traveled to New York to help at
campaigned with a document called the Ground Zero.
Contract with America. The Contract had a 22Background to the September 11
plan to balance the budget, fight crime, Attacks. Osama bin Laden and his terrorist
and provide tax cuts. Republicans gained network, known as al Qaeda, planned and
54 seats in the House and 8 seats in the carried out the attacks. Bin Laden wanted
Senatethis gave them control of both to promote a worldwide Islamic revolution.
houses. What to do about welfare? The He claimed this required the destruction
Contract with America called for changes of the United States. Al Qaeda terrorists
to the welfare system. Clinton proposed began entering the United States in 2000
his own welfare-reform plan. It limited and were ready for the attack by September
the amount of time people could receive 11, 2001.
benefits. It required most recipients to 23Background to the Attacks. Osama bin
find work within two years of getting Laden Member of a wealthy Saudi Arabian
benefits. Congress approved this plan. family Wanted to start a worldwide Islamic
7Other Domestic Challenges. The revolution Angry at the presence of
internet emerged as a major means of American military in Saudi Arabia during
communication and commerce. People were the Gulf War Developed a terrorist network
concerned about inappropriate material on called al Qaeda, or the base Had links
the Internet. The White House tried to to a 1993 bombing at the World Trade
pass a law to limit sexually explicit Center Trained attackers that killed
material, but the Supreme Court ruled that American soldiers in Somalia. Al Qaeda
it violated the right to freedom of Made a number of threats against the
speech. Internet. Terrorists exploded a United States Connected to the bombings of
bomb in Oklahoma City that killed 168 the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania
people. Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols Clinton launched a missile attack into an
were convicted of the crime. Terrorism. In al Qaeda training camp in Afghanistan.
1996 Clinton defeated Bob Dole of Kansas. Carried out a bomb attack against the USS
Reelection. Cole Terrorists entered the United States
8What were some major foreign-policy in 2000 and enrolled in flight schools to
challenges facing Clinton? The Oslo learn to fly airplanes.
Accordspeace agreement between Israel and 24How did the United States respond to
the Palestinians SomaliaAmerican forces, the attacks? War in Afghanistan A group
who were there to help distribute food to known as the Taliban ruled in Afghanistan.
Somalis affected by the civil war, were Governed according to strict Islamic law
killed. HaitiAmerican forces led a UN Close relationship with bin Laden Bush
effort to remove a military dictator who demanded that the Taliban seize bin Laden
had taken over the government. and give him to the United States. The
YugoslaviaClinton helped bring about the Taliban refused and so on October 7, 2001,
Dayton Accords to stop fighting in the new the United States and Great Britain
country of Bosnia and Herzegovina. attacked the Taliban in Afghanistan.
NAFTAClinton fought for and won passage Results of the War U.S. and British troops
of the North American Free Trade relied on fighters of Afghanistans
Agreement. Northern Alliancea group that opposed the
9Foreign Policy Challenges. Haiti Taliban. The Taliban was defeated by early
Clinton pledged the use of American troops December. Bin Laden, however, managed to
to lead a UN mission to remove a military avoid being captured.
dictator. The presence of UN forces helped 25Fighting Terrorism at Home. Bush and
bring about a generally peaceful change in Congress created the Department of
government. Oslo Accords Clinton hosted Homeland Security. After 9/11 the nation
the signing of a peace agreement between experienced another type of terrorist
Israel and the Palestinians. Agreed to threat: deliberate anthrax poisoning. The
self-rule for Palestinians in return for crisis was limited to a handful of
the Palestinians recognizing Israels specific locations, but it alarmed the
right to exist Never fully realized. American people. The White House proposed
Somalia Bush sent troops to help the UN the USA PATRIOT Act, which made it easier
distribute food to victims of the civil for law enforcement to secretly collect
war. UN forces also worked to end the information about suspected terrorists.
fighting. After a number of Americans Critics claimed this act gave law
died, Clinton withdrew the remaining enforcement too much power and posed a
soldiers. Stopped U.S. from sending help threat to basic freedoms.
to Rwanda. 26War in Iraq. Bush declared a war on
10Foreign Policy Challenges. Former terror and listed Iraq as a possible foe.
Yugoslavia Violence raged between the new Iraq was to destroy its weapons of mass
countries formed from the breakup of destruction after the Gulf War and allow
Yugoslavia. Clinton helped broker the UN weapons inspectors inside the country.
Dayton Accords to end fighting in Bosnia Although Iraq allowed weapons inspections
and Herzegovina. He urged NATO to act following 9/11, Bush insisted that Iraq
against Serbia. The Serb army was forcing had failed to account for weapons it was
ethnic Albanians from the Serbian region known to have possessed after the Persian
of Kosovo. International Trade Under Gulf War. Many of Americas longtime
NAFTA, the United States, Mexico, and allies advised against going to war, but
Canada became a free-trade zone. Clinton Bush insisted that Iraq was a threat and
needed to win congressional approval of invaded Iraq in March 2003.
the agreement. Critics thought NAFTA would 27Results of the Iraqi War. Within a
cost American jobs. Proponents believed month, Saddams regime fell and Saddam was
increasing trade would help the economy. captured within the year. American forces
Clinton also helped create the World Trade remained in Iraq to help keep order and
Organization. train a new Iraqi security force.
11What events led to scandal and Terrorists continued to take a terrible
impeachment proceedings during the Clinton toll on American soldiers and Iraqi
presidency? Whitewater real estate deal citizens. Bush faced criticism when no
Kenneth Starr led an investigation into a weapons of mass destruction were found.
failed real estate investment the Clintons However, he was re-elected and made clear
were involved in during the 1970s. Paula that U.S. forces would remain in Iraq for
Jones sexual harassment case Jones sued as long as necessary to ensure peace and
Clinton for sexual harassment while he was order there.
governor of Arkansas and she was a state 28Looking Ahead. The Main Idea The dawn
employee. Information emerged suggesting of a new century found the United States
that Clinton had an improper relationship facing a new era of opportunity and
with a White House intern, Monica challenge. Reading Focus How is the face
Lewinsky. Monica Lewinsky case Clinton of the American population changing? What
accused of lying under oath about Monica promise does new technology hold for the
Lewinsky. House approved two articles of United States? What challenges confront
impeachment but the Senate did not have the United States in the future?
the two-thirds majority necessary to 29American Population Shifts. A Graying
convict Clinton. Population Americans are getting older.
12George W. Bushs Presidency. The Main One reason for this is the baby
Idea Following a troubled election, boompeople born between 1946 and 1964. An
Republican George W. Bush won the White aging population will affect programs such
House and strongly promoted his agenda. as Social Security. Tomorrows Population
Reading Focus What were the unusual Minority groups make up about 30 percent
circumstances of the election of 2000? of the population; by 2050 they will make
What were key components of George W. up 50 percent. Many Americans are reacting
Bushs domestic policy? What were the key to this by resisting affirmative action
components and figures in Bushs foreign programs. Regional Changes The South and
policy? the West are growing faster that the North
13What were the unusual circumstances of and Midwest. The warmer climate attracts
the election of 2000? The economy people and businesses. Labor costs tend to
prospered and the government had a budget be cheaper as well.
surplus, but some Democrats were 30New Technology. Over 60 percent of
uncomfortable with Clintons image. Al Americans own a computer and most are
Gore was the Democratic nominee and he connected to the Internet. Wireless phones
chose Joe Lieberman as his running mate. lines surpassed the number of landline
The Democrats. Republicans chose George W. phones in 2005. Information technology
Bush whose running mate was Dick Cheney of (IT) helps businesses work more
Wyoming. The Republicans. Election-night efficiently. Computers. Genetic
results showed that the race was hinged on engineering is changing agriculture.
the outcome in a single stateFlorida. The Critics worry about the health effects of
returns in Florida were so close that news genetically modified crops and also about
reports changed their minds three times. A altered genes getting into wild plants.
Troubled Election. Agriculture. President Bush laid out the
14The Election of 2000. Recounts and next goal for exploration: building a
Legal Wrangling A Florida recount gave space station on the moon and sending
Bush 300 more votes than Gore. Democrats people to Mars. Exploration.
questioned the Florida balloting. 31What challenges confront the United
Thousands of ballots had gone uncounted; States in the future? Health and Health
many ballots were rejected by the machines Care American life expectancy is rising at
because voters had made mistakes. a rapid rate due to better medicines and
Democrats wanted a hand recount of the research into the causes and cures of
ballots. Republicans opposed a hand disease. The availability of health care,
recount because of human error and how to pay for it, and what role the
individual judgment. Both sides filed government will play in providing it are
lawsuits aimed at forcing or preventing the big questions. HIV and AIDS also
recounts. Bush v. Gore The Florida Supreme represent a major health care challenge.
Court ordered recounts in certain Florida Energy and the Environment The United
counties. Bush appealed the ruling to the States is the worlds largest energy
U.S. Supreme Court The Supreme Court ruled consumer. The gap between U.S. demand for
that a recount was unconstitutional. After energy and its supply is widening. Energy
the Courts ruling, Gore conceded the costs include pollution, environmental
presidency. Bush became president despite harm, and depending on foreign suppliers.
of having received fewer popular votes The search for cleaner and more
than his opponent. sustainable energy sources continues.
15George W. Bushs domestic policy. As 32Hurricane Katrina. Katrina devastated
Bush took office the economy began to a large area along the coast of the Gulf
slow. Dot.com profits failed to appear. of Mexico, including parts of Alabama,
Stock prices were hurt by dishonest Mississippi, and Louisiana. More than
accounting practice scandals. Bush pushed 1,000 people died and hundreds of
tax cuts to fulfill campaign promises and thousands lost their homes and
to spur the slumping economy. New laws cut livelihoods. The economic impact of the
taxes, reduced the marriage penalty, and storm was staggering; experts predicted
lowered the estate tax. The economy did that the cost of the storm would be
not improve, it went into a recession. Tax measured in the hundreds of billions of
cuts in 2003 eliminated the tax on dollars.
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the No Child Left Behind Act to improve 35
education. States were required to develop 36
academic standards and test students 37
annually to ensure that the standards were 38
being met. Education. In 2003 Bush updated 39
the Medicare program. Included a benefit 40
to help Medicare recipients pay for 41
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