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1

a term used to indicate gov't lending and spending: __ priming

pump

2

the __ __ administration provided jobs so workers could build public hospitals, schools, and roads

Public Works

3

"__ our __ plan" was Senator Long's program to reduce the depression in America by taxing the rich to give to the poor

Share Wealth

4

Gave Indians a certain amount of religious freedom: American Indian __ Association

Defense

5

FDR periodically went on the radio, dubbed the __ chat, to calm the public's fears and restore their confidence in the gov't

fireside

6

People from Oklahoma who moved west were nicknamed __

Okies

7

Most controversial part of the NIRA was Section __ _, which gave workers the right to collective bargaining

Seven A

8

The NLRA is also known as the __ act

Wagner

9

Roosevelt called the Supreme Court " the nine __ __"

old men

10

The TVA, one of the most successful programs, created jobs, cheap electricity by building dams and flood control over a __-state region

seven

11

FDR's special advisory group was dubbed the __ __

brain trust

12

Under the direction of Harry __, the WPA gave jobs to artists, white collar and blue collar workers

Hopkins

13

The __ __ Act, put increased taxes on the rich and major corporations

Wealth tax

14

The NIRA gave unions the right to __ collectively

bargain

15

Leader of the United Mine Workers, John L __

Lewis

16

Because many of the New Deal policies were considered unconstitutional by the supreme court, Roosevelt tried to __ the court

pack

17

Mary Bethune and Robert Weaver made up the __ cabinet

black

18

The Wagner Act outlawed __-__ contracts

yellow-dog

19

Roosevelt wanted to appoint one new Supreme Court judge for each judge over 70, this was called __ __; However, congress rejected his request

court packing

20

FDR defeated President __ in the 1932 election

Hoover

21

On FDR's first day as president, he declared a four-day "bank __" designed to stop the public's run on the banks

holiday

22

Over the first one ___ days, the special session of Congress passed most of Roosevelt's economic plan

hundred

23

Soon after Roosevelt took office, he called Congress into a __ session

special

24

Section 7A of the NIRA gave workers the right to join __ w/o interference of employers

unions

25

The __ __ standards act ended child labor and set wages

fair labor

26

The NRA's motto: "We __ __ __"

do our part

27

The Glass __ Banking act formed the FDIC

Steagall

28

During the 1930s, about 22000 __ occurred

strikes

29

Roosevelt promised America a __ ___ for the "forgotten man" in his Democratic acceptance speech

new deal

30

A black labor union leader Philip __ demanded equal pay b/w black and white workers

Randolph