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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

31

Unions' new tactics during the 1930s was the __-__ strike

sit-down

32

Roosevelt's economic plan was called the __ __

new deal

33

The CCC gave jobs to __ men from 14-25

young

34

Senator Long's nickname is the __ __

king fish

35

The AAA paid farmers __ to grow crops, so prices on farm products would increase

not

36

The Supreme Court found the _ _ _ unconstitutional

NRA

37

The Republican candidate for the 1936 presidency was Alfred __

Laudon

38

During the bank holiday, many people used bus __ or postage stamps for money

tokens

39

First woman picked for a cabinet position was Secretary of Labor, Frances __

Perkins

40

the area in the Midwest hit hard by a severe drought is better known as the __ __

dust bowl

41

ran against FDR in the 1940 election, Wendell __

Willkie

42

Father Charles E __ was an outspoken critic of the New Deal program and let his radio listeners know it each week

Coughlin

43

Once FDR was in office, the __ __ returned to Washington. This time, however, FDR sent his wife and not the army

bonus army

44

The __ banking act was created to ensure that banks were financially secure before they could reopen their doors

emergency

45

The New Deal was often referred to as the ABC program or the "__ soup" deal

alphabet

46

Gave land back to the tribes taken by the Dawes Act: the Indian __ act

reorganization

47

FDR belonged to the __ party

democratic

48

To raise confidence in banks, Congress pass the Federal __ insurance corporation

deposit

49

much of the labor unrest was between the AFL and CIO. This dispute b/w the two different labor unions led to __ strikes

jurisdictional

50

FDR once called Huey __, a senator from Louisiana and a critic of the New Deal, the most dangerous man in America

Long

51

gave jobs to young men from 18-25

CCC

52

gave work projects to the people in the Tennessee Valley: _ _ _

TVA

53

many historians believe that the depression was not a time of scarcity but a period of __

glut

54

FDR's New Deal program was broken up into three areas: __, recovery, and reform

relief

55

Parts of the NRA were found unconstitutional b/c it gave the president the ability to make __

laws

56

The AFL had a new rival during the 1930s, the _ _ _

CIO

57

Gave insurance for the unemployed, pensions for retired workers over the age 65 and payment to the diabled: __ security act

social

58

The FDIC __ bank deposits up to $2500 (today its $100000)

insured