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Hawley Smoot Tariff
Pushed foreign trading goods and agricultural item prices to their highest level in history, One of President Hoovers worst actions as president
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Became president in 1932, served three terms and helped America tremendously through the Great Depression
Civilian Conservation Corps
Young, unmarried men to work in reforestation and soil conservation projects under the supervision of the army
Public Works Administration
Built school buildings, courthouses, hospitals, bridges, and other public facilities
Agricultural Adjustment Act
Established a new method of subsidizing farm products and aided debt ridden farmers
National Industrial Recovery Act
Organized voluntary guidelines for industries to increase employment, maintain wages, and reduce unwanted competition
National Recovery Administration
Agency designed to carry out the activities prescribed by the NIRA
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Agency devised to insure the bank deposits of millions of Americans against loss.
Tennessee Valley Authority
Undertook an extensive project to build up dams along the Tennessee River to provide new means of energy
Proposed government pay a pension of $200 every month to each citizen over the age of 60
Roman Catholic priest, turned weekly sermons on radio to national political broadcast
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