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the responsibilities of the federal government
The 1932 presidential election served as a turning point in the way Americans viewed
More goods were being produced than consumers could buy
What was a sign of an unsound economy during the 1920s?
the federal government should try to fix people's problems
A fundamental disagreement between the candidates in the 1932 presidential election concerned whether or not
could not return depositors' money
After the Crash, thousands of American banks closed, because they
to inspect the financial health of banks
Why did FDR declare a 'bank holiday' early in his administration?
They manipulated people with half-truths and scare tactics
Why are Huey Long and Father Charles E Coughlin referred to as demagogues?
pushed Congress to pass legislation to improve the economy
In his first few months in office, President Roosevelt
He pushed Congress to pass legislation to improve the economy
What best characterizes Roosevelt's first hundred days in office?
John Maynard Keynes
Economist who believed that massive government spending programs could revive a failing economy
Legislation that allowed collective bargaining and set up a National Labor Relations Board
Early in his administration, FDR pushed many programs through Congress in the period known as the ______ _______
Tennessee Valley Authority
The ______ provided new jobs, cheap electric power, flood control, and recreation for its region
Social Security System
Funded through contributions from employers and worker, the ______ established several types of social insurance
Tennessee Valley authority
project that helped farmers and created jobs by re-activating hydroelectric power facility
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