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Organization founded in 1934 to oppose the New Deal.
American Liberty League
Leader who manipulates people with half truths, deceptive promises, and scare tactics.
demagogue
Government takeover and ownership of banks, and the redistribution of their wealth.
nationalization
Paying out more money from the annual federal budget than the government recieves in revenues.
deficit spending
What were some of the limitations of the New Deal?
The New Deal didn't do everything it was supposed to, especially for women and minorities.
What was the main criticism of the New Deal by the American Liberty League?
They thought it limited individual freedom and was unconstitutional. They thought it was like communism.
Why did FDR attempt to "pack" the Superme Court?
The court had struck down two major New Deal programs, the NIRA and the AAA. FDR wanted to fill the Supreme court with judges who supported the New Deal.