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New Deal

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  • 1. FDR’s New Deal “ We have nothing to fear, but fear itself.”
  • 2. The “3 R’s”
    • Relief : direct assistance to the poor
    • Recovery : stimulating the economy to get it rolling again
    • Reform : government policies to prevent another economic collapse
  • 3. “ The First Hundred Days”
    • Bank Holiday :
    • To prevent bank runs, FDR shut down banks for a period of time to recover.
    • Banks opened when they had enough money available.
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
    • Unemployed young men worked building roads and in conservation- lived in army style camps.
  • 4. “ The First Hundred Days”
    • Federal Emergency Relief Act (FERA)
    • Direct money paid to states to replenish aid programs run by the states
    • Civil Works Administration (CWA)
    • Created many jobs (some not necessary) to give people aid.
  • 5. “ The First Hundred Days”
    • Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA)
    • Subsidies to farmers who cut production- caused prices of crops to rise- helping farmers.
    • Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
    • Built dams along rivers to provide jobs, control flooding, and provide electricity in rural areas.
  • 6. “ The First Hundred Days”
    • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
    • Established to protect people’s deposits in banks to renew faith in banking system
    • National Industrial Recovery Act (NIRA)
    • Established (NRA) National Recovery Administration
    • Set codes for fair trade- minimum wage and workers’ rights
  • 7. “ The First Hundred Days”
    • (FTC) Federal Trade Commission
    • (PWA) Public Works Administration
    • (HOLC) Home Owners Loan Corporation
  • 8. Helping Workers; Social Security
    • Social Security Act provided retirement plan for workers
    • Provides old age, survivor, disability compensation
    • Longest lasting program...
  • 9. Legacies of the New Deal
    • Greater government involvement in people’s lives and government
    • Government size and power grew
    • Relationship changed between the government and the people
    • The New Deal did NOT bring us out of the Great Depression...

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