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The GI Bill of Rights

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Poster for The GI Bill of Rights. Digital image. Haiku Deck. N.p., n.d. Web. 1 Mar. 2016.

Oregon State Archives

The poster above was created to commemorate the passage of The GI Bill of Rights passed by Congress and signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in June,1944.

Which of the following concerns was the primary reason for this legislation’s passage?

A

Preparing for a potential Cold War with the Soviet Union.

B

Preventing high unemployment and yet another depression.

C

Ending racial discrimination in the armed forces.

D

Thanking millions of servicemen for the service paid to their nation.

E

Ensuring that all veterans received their rightful compensation and eventual old-age pension.