The New Deal

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The New Deal by Mind Map: The New Deal

1. The name the new deal

1.1. FDR wanted the goverment to be involved in economy unlike Hoover

1.2. New program by FDR

1.2.1. To fight the depression

1.3. Revolution

1.3.1. Goverment functions completly changed

1.4. 3 steps to the programs

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

2.1. established to end animosity

2.2. fair labour codes established

2.2.1. Wages

2.2.2. No child labour

2.2.3. Hours cut

2.3. Business people challenged the NRA, claiming it was communist

2.3.1. Forming the LIBERTY LEAGUE

2.3.1.1. Said the goverment was exceeding its authority

2.3.1.2. Wanted the supreme court to overturn the NRA and the NIRA

3. The 3 steps

3.1. Step 1

3.1.1. Banking Crisis

3.1.1.1. Banking Holiday

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

3.2. Step 2

3.2.1. Stock Market Reform

3.2.1.1. Security Exchange Commission

3.2.1.1.1. Buying on margin was regulated

3.3. Step 3

3.3.1. FDR went off GOLD STANDARD

3.3.1.1. To put more money in circulation

3.3.1.1.1. Causing more problems like

4. New programs

4.1. TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY (TVA)

4.1.1. Used for:

4.1.1.1. Promiting hydroelectric power

4.1.1.2. Flood control

4.1.1.3. private industry

4.2. AGRUCULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ACT (AAA)

4.2.1. 1933 to aid farmers

4.2.1.1. AAA had farmers cut back on crop production by paying them equivalent SUBSIDIES

4.2.1.2. Bad side

4.2.1.2.1. Food production was down(people starving)

4.2.1.2.2. Black farmers were hurt and in the end forced to give up farming

4.2.2. Was announced in 1935 unconstitutional

4.2.2.1. Was fixed and introduced at new legislation

4.3. Food Stamp Act of 1939

4.3.1. Made it so people that were poor could get Food.:)

4.3.1.1. Note unempolyment was still a problem and the goverment made temp. programs to help the unemployed

4.4. CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS (CCC) 1933

4.4.1. Created jobs for Young men (18-25)

4.4.1.1. No blacks were alowed to enrol

4.4.1.2. Did road work and flood control jobs like that.

4.5. NATIONAL YOUTH ADMIN. (NYA)

4.5.1. Jobs for young in urban areas

4.6. FED. EMERGENCY RELIEF ACT (FERA)

4.6.1. Aimed for older workers but still 6 mill unemployed

4.7. New node

5. SOCIAL REFORM ASPECT

5.1. 1935 turned to Social Welfare - more legislation

5.2. National Labour Relations Act (aka Wagner Act)-

5.2.1. legitimized unions and labour tactics

5.3. Social Security Act (1935)-

5.3.1. act typifies the WELFARE STATE

5.3.1.1. Problem: took money out of circulation

5.4. 1936 - "Soak The Rich" tax

5.5. ELECTION OF 1936

5.5.1. FDR won

6. FDR MORE CHANGES

6.1. Wants to reorganize the Supreme Court

6.2. Pack the court

6.2.1. From 9 judges to 15(DIDDN'T HAPPEN)

6.3. Late 1930's questions came about

6.4. ELECTION OF 1940

6.4.1. FDR's 3rd time running

6.4.2. FDR v. Wendell Wilkie

6.4.3. FDR won in 1940 and again in 1944

7. 3rd revolution

7.1. Goverment more involved but sill have demorcracy

8. The new deal helped

8.1. Unempolyment

8.2. Boost up the econamy

8.3. FDR REFORMED AMERICA