Home > Timeline Stories> 1913- The Federal Reserve Act
wilson_sign

1913- The Federal Reserve Act

In 1913 Woodrow Wilson became president, having already agreed to sign the Federal Reserve Act in exchange for campaign support.

wilson4  federalreserve

Two days before Christmas, when most of Congress was at home with their families, the Federal Reserve Act was voted in, and Wilson made it law.

wilson_sign  wilson_news

President Woodrow Wilson spearheaded the establishment of the Federal Reserve… (Endgame 13:08/2:19:37)

 

A world banking system was being set up here… A superstate controlled by international bankers … acting together to enslave the world for their own pleasure. The Fed has usurped the government.

— Louis McFadden