Chapter 15 The New Deal

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  • FDR elected

    FDR elected
    In 1932, Franklin D, Roosevelt was elected president.
  • Glass-Steagall Act

    Glass-Steagall Act
    The Glass-Steagall Act was passed in 1933. It established the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
  • Home Owners Loan Corporation

    Home Owners Loan Corporation
    (HOLC) This loaned money at low interest to home owners who could not meet mortgage.
  • Agricultural Adjustment Act

    Agricultural Adjustment Act
    This act aided farmers and regulated farm products.
  • Tennessee Valley Authority

    Tennessee Valley Authority
    Developed the resources of the Tennessee Valley.
  • Civillian Conservation Corps

    Civillian Conservation Corps
    Provided jobs for single males on conservation projects.
  • Securities and Exchange Commision

    Securities and Exchange Commision
    Supervised the stock market and eliminated dishonset practices.
  • Social Security Act

    Social Security Act
    The Social Security Act was passed in 1935. It insured old people, unemployed and aided families that have disabled family.
  • Rural Electricification Administration

    Rural Electricification Administration
    This provided affordable electricity for isolated rural areas.
  • National Youth Administration

    National Youth Administration
    This provided job training for unemployed young people and part-time jobs for needy students.
  • Wagner Act

    Wagner Act
    Defined unfair labor practices and established the National Labor Relations Board to settle disputes between employers and employees.
  • Banking Act

    Banking Act
    created a seven member board to regulate the nation's money supply and the interest rates on loans.
  • FDR reelected

    FDR reelected
    In 1936, FDR was reelected.
  • Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act

    Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act
    This act required manufacturers to list ingredients in foods, drugs and cosmetic products.
  • Fair Labor Standards Act

    Fair Labor Standards Act
    The act established a minimum hourly wage and a maximum mumber of hours in the workweek for the entire country. It also set age limits on working in hazardous conditions.