New Deal Agencies: Relief, Reform, Recovery
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) <ul><li>The CCC gave  relief  to young, unmarried men by giving them jobs on conservatio...
Works Progress Administration (WPA) <ul><li>The WPA provided an opportunity for  relief  for the unemployed by creating jo...
Public Works Administration (PWA) <ul><li>The PWA was part of the National Industrial  Recovery  Act, which was responsibl...
National Recovery Administration (NRA) <ul><li>The NRA tried to help the nation’s economy  recover  by setting up fair bus...
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) <ul><li>The FDIC brought  reform  to banks by insuring the bank deposits up t...
Agricultural Adjustment Administration (AAA) <ul><li>The AAA brought  recovery  to farmers by using subsidies to lower far...
National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) <ul><li>The NLRB helped to  reform  business practices by creating a minimum wage an...
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) <ul><li>The SEC began to regulate and  reform  the stock market by protecting inv...
Social Security Administration (SSA) <ul><li>The SSA brought  reform  to the country by providing pensions, disability pay...
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) <ul><li>The TVA brought  recovery  to the South by creating jobs and reactivating a hydro...
Important New Deal Facts <ul><li>There were actually TWO New Deals: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>First New Deal (‘33) </li></ul><...
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New Deal

  1. 1. New Deal Agencies: Relief, Reform, Recovery
  2. 2. Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) <ul><li>The CCC gave relief to young, unmarried men by giving them jobs on conservation projects </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  3. 3. Works Progress Administration (WPA) <ul><li>The WPA provided an opportunity for relief for the unemployed by creating jobs in construction and by funding artists and musicians </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  4. 4. Public Works Administration (PWA) <ul><li>The PWA was part of the National Industrial Recovery Act, which was responsible for launching projects and public works programs </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  5. 5. National Recovery Administration (NRA) <ul><li>The NRA tried to help the nation’s economy recover by setting up fair business and labor practices; criticism and complications soon followed </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  6. 6. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) <ul><li>The FDIC brought reform to banks by insuring the bank deposits up to $5,000 </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  7. 7. Agricultural Adjustment Administration (AAA) <ul><li>The AAA brought recovery to farmers by using subsidies to lower farm production and raise crop prices </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  8. 8. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) <ul><li>The NLRB helped to reform business practices by creating a minimum wage and instituting collective bargaining </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  9. 9. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) <ul><li>The SEC began to regulate and reform the stock market by protecting investors from fraudulent or dishonest trading practices </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  10. 10. Social Security Administration (SSA) <ul><li>The SSA brought reform to the country by providing pensions, disability payments, and unemployment benefits </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  11. 11. Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) <ul><li>The TVA brought recovery to the South by creating jobs and reactivating a hydroelectric power plant to provide cheap power </li></ul>Relief Reform Recovery
  12. 12. Important New Deal Facts <ul><li>There were actually TWO New Deals: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>First New Deal (‘33) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Second New Deal (‘35) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Response to critics who said FDR alienated ordinary Americans </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Second New Deal included more social welfare benefits, more business controls, and stronger support for unions </li></ul></ul></ul>
  13. 13. The End

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