program/legislation
date
purpose
Agricultutal Adjustment Administration (AAA)
1993
Reduced production of crops, to raise far ]m prices. Declared unconstitutional in 1936
National Recovery Adminisration (NRA)
1933
Reduced destructive competition and helped workers by setting minimunm wages and maximum weekly hours. Declared unconstitutional in 1935
Tennessee Valley Athourity (TVA)
1933
Built dams on the TENNESSEE RIVER TO CONTROL FLOODING AND GENERATE ELECTRICITY.
Public Works Administration (PWA)
1933
Put people to work building roads, buildings, and other public works projects
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation(FDIC)
1933
Insured individual savings accounts so that people did not lose their money if banks failed or closed their doors.
Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA)
1933
Provided federal funds for state and community relief efforts.
Civil Works Administration (CWA)
1933
Provided temporary federal jobs for the unemployed.
Cibilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
1933
Provided jobs for young single men building forest trails and roads, planting trees to reforest the land and control flooding, and building parks.