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President Franklin D. Roosevelt (left) led the nation through the Great Depression. Meanwhile, Gov. Scott Walker has said his vision of public employees is similar to that of FDR.

President Franklin D. Roosevelt (left) led the nation through the Great Depression. Meanwhile, Gov. Scott Walker has said his vision of public employees is similar to that of FDR.

Editor’s note: In a policy conference in Milwaukee on Monday, Gov. Scott Walker compared his public union philosophy to that of a Democratic hero, saying, “The position I pushed is not unlike the principle that Franklin Delano Roosevelt…pushed as well when it came to public sector collective bargaining.”

Read the rebuttal by FDR’s grandson James Roosevelt:  http://www.jsonline.com/news/opinion/he-knew-fdr-and-scott-walker-is-no-fdr-b9967739z1-218235331.html