15 terms

The New Deal Programs

year : 1933 to 1935
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
FDIC reform
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
Farm Credit Administration
FCA relief / recovery
low interest & long term loans to farmers
Federal Emergency Relief Adimistration
FERA relief
$500million to aid state and local agenies
state and local gov deiced how money is spent for relief
Civil Works Administation
CWA relief
provided jobs "make work"
740 million in wages to 4 million people
Civilian Conservation Corps
CCC relief
employed 2.5 million young men, payed $1 a day
helped the environment
National Industrial Recovery Act
NIRA Recovery
reduces unemployment
stabilized prices, raised wages, limited work hours, privided jobs.
Public Works Administration
PWA Relief / recovery
created jobs
using federal funds built roads, public buildings,etc
National Recovery Administration
NRA recovery
codes of fair competition with businesses
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
TVA recovery
built dams, power stations, flood control, & recreational facilities
Works Progress administration
WPA relief
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
SSA relief
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
Rural Electrification Administration
REA relief
provided electricity to isolated areas
kept utility costs low