FRANKLIN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FRANKLIN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Hiatt: Could America accept another FDR? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58334528-82/roosevelt-fdr-franklin-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58334528-82/roosevelt-fdr-franklin-president.html.csp">Hiatt: Could America accept another FDR?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Fred Hiatt</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T14:26:02.939-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 02:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hyde Park, N.Y. • In this summer of President Obama’s discontent, and America’s discontent with Obama, it is easy to wax nostalgic for the jaunty, relentlessly upbeat president who lived and is buried here. Franklin D. Roosevelt had all the qualities that these days detractors find wanting in their president: He was gregarious and optimistic, engaged and cheerful, folksy when he wanted to be and ferociously determined when he had to be. As fascism strengthened in 1939 and 1940, FDR took American...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334528@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:26:02 MDT