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The New Deal by Mind Map: The New Deal
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The New Deal

The name the new deal

FDR wanted the goverment to be involved in economy unlike Hoover

New program by FDR

To fight the depression

Revolution

Goverment functions completly changed

3 steps to the programs

NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY ACT (NIRA) and NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMIN (NRA)

established to end animosity

fair labour codes established

Wages

No child labour

Hours cut

Business people challenged the NRA, claiming it was communist

Forming the LIBERTY LEAGUE, Said the goverment was exceeding its authority, Wanted the supreme court to overturn the NRA and the NIRA

The 3 steps

Step 1

Banking Crisis, Banking Holiday, Where banks were shut down and inspected this made people more confortable so they started investing and depositing money again.

Step 2

Stock Market Reform, Security Exchange Commission, Buying on margin was regulated

Step 3

FDR went off GOLD STANDARD, To put more money in circulation, Causing more problems like, Inflation, Increasing cost of things, lowered value in the $ :(

New programs

TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY (TVA)

Used for:, Promiting hydroelectric power, Flood control, private industry

AGRUCULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ACT (AAA)

1933 to aid farmers, AAA had farmers cut back on crop production by paying them equivalent SUBSIDIES, Bad side, Food production was down(people starving), Black farmers were hurt and in the end forced to give up farming

Was announced in 1935 unconstitutional, Was fixed and introduced at new legislation

Food Stamp Act of 1939

Made it so people that were poor could get Food.:), Note unempolyment was still a problem and the goverment made temp. programs to help the unemployed

CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS (CCC) 1933

Created jobs for Young men (18-25), No blacks were alowed to enrol, Did road work and flood control jobs like that.

NATIONAL YOUTH ADMIN. (NYA)

Jobs for young in urban areas

FED. EMERGENCY RELIEF ACT (FERA)

Aimed for older workers but still 6 mill unemployed

New node

SOCIAL REFORM ASPECT

1935 turned to Social Welfare - more legislation

National Labour Relations Act (aka Wagner Act)-

legitimized unions and labour tactics

Social Security Act (1935)-

act typifies the WELFARE STATE, Problem: took money out of circulation

1936 - "Soak The Rich" tax

ELECTION OF 1936

FDR won

FDR MORE CHANGES

Wants to reorganize the Supreme Court

Pack the court

From 9 judges to 15(DIDDN'T HAPPEN)

Late 1930's questions came about

ELECTION OF 1940

FDR's 3rd time running

FDR v. Wendell Wilkie

FDR won in 1940 and again in 1944

3rd revolution

Goverment more involved but sill have demorcracy

The new deal helped

Unempolyment

Boost up the econamy

FDR REFORMED AMERICA