Herbert Charles Hoover (August 4, 1903 – July 9, 1969) was the son of Herbert Hoover, 31st #President of the United States 33rd #FirstLady Lou Henry Hoover ; a successful engineer and businessman; and a special envoy of the American government. He served as United States Under Secretary of State from 1954 to 1957. #PresidentsOfUSA
Did He Just Say That? ~ Herbert Hoover ~ "The fundamental business of the country, that is, production and distribution of commodities, is on a sound and prosperous basis." ~ Thus declared President Hoover on Oct. 25, 1929. Sound familiar? Four days later, the stock market crashed, depression followed and Hoover became a joke. And yet all of this seemed to have been news to John McCain.