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He refused to let the government lend money to the needy for fear they would get lazy.
President Herbert Hoover
How did the drop in food prices affect the farmers
they couldn't make enough to live on and pay their debts, so they lost their farms and homes.
When the food prices were low why couldn't more people buy food
because they didn't have enough money
The program that involved the government's planning project that paid Americans to do the work is called the
What did Roosevelt do before he got polio
He had been running for vice president on the Democratic ticket with presidential nominee James Cox.
Besides the New Deal giving people jobs these projects
improved transportation and helped prevent floods.
FDR had so many new programs, each called by the first letters of its name, that they were known as
The National Industrial Recovery Administration (NIRA) allowed
businesses to work together to decide how much of a certain product would be made.
The National Labor Relations Board allowed workers to forms groups within companies to bargain with the owners called
What did the unions force companies to do
force them to pay them more or give them safer and cleaner places to work.
What did the Agricultural Adjustment Administration, AAA do
government paid farmers not to produce as much.
The Agricultural Adjustment Administration reduced the amount of food supply this making
the prices of food go up.
The Agricultural Adjustment Administration also allowed the government to
sell extra American products to other countries.
What did the Farm Credit Administration, the FCA do
lent money to farmers at lower rates that banks could.
What is one problem the New Deal caused for America
the government became more involved in people's private lives.
What was another problem the New Deal caused for the America
the government could not pay for all the programs. It got into a huge debt.
President who felt the government should be more involved in people's lives
President Franklin D. Roosevelt
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