What was President Harry Truman's domestic government program called?
President Harry S. Truman's domestic government program was called "Fair Deal". The Fair Deal was an ambitious set of proposals put forward by US President Harry S. Truman to Congress in his January 1949 State of the Union address. More generally the term characterizes the entire domestic agenda of the Truman administration, from 1945 to 1953.
The Fair Deal included proposals for expanded public housing, increased aid to education, a high minimum wage (the lowest amount of money per hour that someone could be paid), health insurance for all Americans, expanded Social Security coverage, and that, by law, all Americans be guaranteed equal rights.
At the time, President Truman was determined to both continue the legacy of the New Deal and to make Franklin Roosevelt's proposed Economic Bill of Rights a reality, while making his own mark in US social policy.