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21 Cards in this Set

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the executive branch the right to regulate banks
Emergency Banking Act Gave
Refinanced loans to keep farmers from losing their land
Farm Credit Administration (FCA)
Employed young men on public-works projects
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Provided relief to the needy
Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA)
Paid farmers to grow fewer crops; later declared unconstitutional
Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA) of 1933
Built dams and power plants in the Tennessee Valley region
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
Lent money to home owners to refinance their mortgages
Home Owners Loan Corporation (HOLC)
Insured deposits in individual bank accounts
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Regulated industry and raised wages and prices
National Recovery Administration (NRA)
Set up public-works projects to increase employment
Public Works Administration (PWA)
Provided federal jobs to the unemployed
Civil Works Administration (CWA)
Regulated the securities market
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Insured bank loans for building and repairing homes
Federal Housing Administration (FHA)
Created jobs in public works, research, and the arts
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Provided electricity to rural areas lacking public utilities
Rural Electrification Administration (REA)
Provided job training and part-time jobs to students
National Youth Administration (NYA)
Recognized labor‘s right to bargain collectively
National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)
Provided unemployment benefits and retirement pensions
Social Security Act
Provided loans to help tenant farmers buy land
Farm Security Administration (FSA)
Paid farmers to voluntarily limit crop production
Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA) of 1938
Established a minimum wage and a 40-hour workweek
Fair Labor Standards Act