America: Pathways To The Present Chapter 23
Chapter 23 vocabulary
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term used to describe presindent franklin roosevelt's relief, recovery, and reform programs.
period at the start of Fraklin Roosovelt's presidency in 1933,when many new deal, programs were passed by congress
public work program
govertment funded projects to build public facilities.
civilian conservation corps (CCC)
established by congress in 1933, this program put more than 2.5 million young men to work restoring and maintaing forests, beaches, and parks.
agricultural adjustment administration (AAA)
established in1933 to raise from prices through govern't financial assistance.
federal project to provide inexpensive electric power, flood control and recreational opportunities.
second new deal
period of legislative activity launched by president roosevelt in 1935.
law passed in 1935 that aided unions by legalizing collective bargaining and close shop.
workplace open only to union members.
social security system
system established by the 1935 social security act to provide financial security, in the form of regular payments.
america liberty league
organization founded in 1934 in opposition to new deal.
a leader who manipulates people with half-truths, deceptive promises, and scare tactics.
government takeover and ownership of banks, and the redistribution of their wealth.
paying out more money from the annual, federal budget that the government receives in revenues.
a period of slow business activity.
total amount of money that the federal government borrows and has to pay back.
alliance of groups with similar goals
labor protests in which laborers stop working but refuse to leave the workplace.
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