The New Deal
<div>Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)</div><div><br></div><div>Was a public work relief program that operated from 1933 to 1942 in the U.S. for unemployed, unmarried men from relief families. This was part of the New Deal.</div><div><br></div><div><br></div>
<div>Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)</div><div><br></div><div>Is an independent agency of the federal government responsible for insuring deposits made by individuals and companies in banks and other thrift institutions.</div>
<div>National Industrial Recovery Act (NIRA)</div><div><br></div><div>A law passed by the United States Congress in 1933 to authorize the President to regulate industry in an attempt to raise prices after severe deflation and stimulate economic recovery.</div>
<div>Agriculture Adjustment Act (AAA)</div><div><br></div><div>Was a federal law of the New Deal which reduced agricultural production by paying farmers not to plant on part of their land and to kill off livestock. The purpose of this was to reduce crop surplus and raise the value of crops.</div>
<div>Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)</div><div><br></div><div>This is a agency of the United States that provides electricity for business customers and local power distributors. </div>
<div>Public Works Administration (PWA)</div><div><br></div><div>Part of the New Deal in 1933, it was a large public works agency in the U.S. controlled by Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes. In was created in June of 1933 in response to the Great Depression by the NIRA. It was to help revive the economy from the Great Depression.</div>
<div>The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)</div><div><br></div><div>A government commission that was created by Congress to regulate the securities markets and protect investors. It also monitors the corporate takeovers in the United States.</div>
<div>Social Security Act (SSA)</div><div><br></div><div>Was an act to provide for the general welfare by making a system of Federal old-age benefits, blind people, crippled people, child welfare, public health, and for other purposes. It helps people out with their problems.</div>
<div>National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)</div><div><br></div><div>Was an act made in 1935 to protect the rights of workers/employees. </div>
<div>Works Progress Administration (WPA)</div><div><br></div><div>An act made in 1939, this was the largest and most ambitious American New Deal agency. It employed many people, mostly unskilled men. This provided them a job to work at. </div>
<div>Fair Labor Standards Act (1938)</div><div><br></div><div>This act established minimum wage, overtime pay, record keeping, and youth employment standards that affected full-time and part-time workers. </div>

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