FDRs alphabet programs...?
I need to know (for each of the following groups) an alphabet program that FDR put into action to help the following groups:
Poor families, consumers, union disputes with management, and failing companies.
I need them to all be different programs (or most of them).
- Anonymous9 years agoFavorite Answer
CCC - Civilian Conservation Corps Provided jobs for young men to plant trees, build bridges and parks, and set up flood control projects.
TVA - Tennessee Valley Authority Built dams to provide cheap electric power to seven southern states; set up schools and health centers
FERA - Federal Emergency Relief Administration Gave releif to unemployed and needy
AAA - Agricultural Adjustment Administration Paid farmers not to grow certain crops
NRA(NIRA) - National Recovery Administration Enforced codes that regulated wages, prices, and working conditions
PWA - Public Works Administration Built ports, schools, and aircraft carriers
FDIC - Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Insured savings accounts in banks approved by the government
REA - Rural Electrification Administration Loaned money to extend electricity to rural areas
WPA - Works Progress Administration Employed men and women to build hospitals, schools, parks, and airports; employed artists, writers, and musicians
SSA - Social Security Act Set up a system of pensions for the elderly, unemployed, and people with disabillitiesSource(s): Defence Historian and Roosevelt Enthusiast