FDR's New Deal Programs by Christina Paxton on Prezi

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Roosevelt's New Deal Programs and Their Impacts
Which New Deal programs were designed to provide jobs?

Which New Deal programs aided farmers and rural areas?

Which New Deal programs provided economic protection?
Alignment of New Deal Programs
Did the New Deal help protect the rights of women and minorities in the United States?

Were any New Deal programs repealed due to being unconstitutional?
Successes and Failures of New Deal Programs
Did the New Deal provide relief for the daily lives of suffering of Americans?

Did the New Deal achieve economic recovery for citizens and businesses?
Effectiveness of New Deal Programs
Tennessee Valley Authority
- jobs; built dams that provided electricity and flood control
Civilian Conservation Corps
- jobs; improved infrastructure; built state parks and airfields
Works Progress Administration
- jobs; built public buildings; improved infrastructure
Federal Emergency Relief Act
- jobs; direct relief; aided victims of natural disasters
Social Security Act
- money for pensions, disability, unemployment, and dependent children
National Labor Relations Act
- protected labor unions; collective bargaining
Agricultural Adjustment Act
- supplements for better farming practices; reduce surplus
National Recovery Administration
- set price floors and ceilings; promoted fair practices
Federal Housing Administration
- lowered down payments; extended loan periods
Farm Security Administration
- support for farmers through education and resettlement
National Youth Administration
- educated and employed youth
Public Works Administration
- jobs; improved public works and utilities
Deficit Spending
- government spends money so citizens and businesses can make money
Did the New Deal provide relief for the daily lives of suffering of Americans?
Civilian Conservation Corps
- provided jobs for African American men; served in segregated units; faced racism in Southern camps
Indian Reorganization Act
- provided Native Americans with the right to self-government and legal protection
Eleanor Roosevelt
- first lady; influenced FDR and New Deal policies
Mary Bethune
- African American woman who served on FDR's "Black Cabinet"
Francis Perkins
- Secretary of Labor; first female cabinet member
"Black Cabinet"
- African American advisers to FDR
Did the New Deal help protect the rights of women and minorities in the United States?
Tennessee Valley Authority
Civilian Conservation Corps
Works Progress Administration
Federal Emergency Relief Act
Public Works Administration
Which New Deal programs were designed to provide jobs?
Tennessee Valley Authority
- jobs
Civilian Conservation Corps
- jobs
Works Progress Administration
- jobs
Social Security Act
- money for pensions, disability, and unemployment
Securities and Exchange Commission
- regulated the Stock Market; prevented fraud
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
- insured bank deposits from bank collapse
Federal Housing Administration
- lowered down payments; extended loan periods
Public Works Administration
- jobs
Did the New Deal achieve economic recovery for citizens and businesses?
Agricultural Adjustment Act
- regulation of agriculture is reserved as a state power
National Recovery Administration
- regulation of non-interstate commerce is reserved as a state power
Court Packing Plan
- FDR's attempt at adding Supreme Court justices to appoint more Democrats
Were any New Deal programs repealed due to being unconstitutional?
Tennessee Valley Authority
Civilian Conservation Corps
Agricultural Adjustment Act
Farm Security Administration
Which New Deal programs aided farmers and rural areas?
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