Create an account
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
ensure each bank deposit up to $2500
today it still ensures depositors money up to $250,000
Home Owners Loan Corporation
HOLC relief / reform
assited the home owners and morage companies
saved the homes of 1 million american families by granting them low interest
Federal Emergency Relief Adimistration
$500million to aid state and local agenies
state and local gov deiced how money is spent for relief
Civil Works Administation
provided jobs "make work"
740 million in wages to 4 million people
Civilian Conservation Corps
employed 2.5 million young men, payed $1 a day
helped the environment
National Industrial Recovery Act
stabilized prices, raised wages, limited work hours, privided jobs.
Public Works Administration
PWA Relief / recovery
using federal funds built roads, public buildings,etc
Agricultural Adjustment Administration
AAA relief / recovery
paid farmers to reduce crop output to control the supply in demand and make prices go up
Tennessee Valley Authority
built dams, power stations, flood control, & recreational facilities
Works Progress administration
Harry Hopkins designed it
employed 8.5 million people in 8 years
National Youth Administration
NYA relief / recovery
gave high school and college kids part time jobs that allowed them to stay in school
Social Security Act
unemployment insurance came from a pay roll tax on business
gave pensions to retired workers age 65+
gave disabled, elder,wives and kids of male worker that died payments
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