EMERGENCY BANKING RELIEF ACT by 9Wc90HWO

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									EMERGENCY BANKING RELIEF ACT

 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  AUTHORIZED THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT
   TO INSPECT AND CLOSE BANKS
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO RESTORE PUBLIC CONFIDENCE IN BANKS
 GLASS-STEAGALL BANKING ACT
           OF 1933
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  ESTABLISHED FDIC
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO RESTORE PUBLIC CONFIDENCE IN BANKS
   FEDERAL SECURITIES ACT

 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  REQUIRED CORPORATIONS TO PROVIDE
   COMPLETE INFORMATION ON ALL STOCK
   OFFERINGS
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO RESTORE PUBLIC CONFIDENCE IN STOCK
   MARKET
NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY
         ACT (NIRA)
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  SET PRICES; ESTABLISHED LABOR
   STANDARDS
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO ENSURE FAIR BUSINESS PRACTICES AND
   TO PROMOTE INDUSTRIAL GROWTH
AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ACT
           (AAA)
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  PAID FARMERS TO LOWER PRODUCTION
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO RAISE CROP PRICES (AND THUS, FARM
   INCOME)
 TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY
            (TVA)
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  BUILT AND REPAIRED DAMS AND OTHER
   PROJECTS IN THE TENNESSEE VALLEY
   REGION
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO CREATE PROSPERITY IN THE
   IMPOVERISHED TENNESEE VALLEY REGION
CIVILIAN CONSERVATION CORPS
           (CCC)
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  PUT YOUNG MEN TO WORK ON ROADS-
   BUILDING AND CONSERVATION PROJECTS
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO REDUCE UNEMPLOYMENT
  FEDERAL EMERGENCY RELIEF
    ADMINISTRATION (FERA)
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  PROVIDE DIRECT RELIEF FOR THE NEEDY
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO PROVIDE FOR THE BASIC NEEDS OF THE
   PEOPLE HIT HARDEST BY THE DEPRESSION
PUBLIC WORKS ADMINISTRATION
           (PWA)
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  PROVIDED MONEY TO STATES TO CREATE
   JOBS
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO REDUCE UNEMPLOYMENT
 CIVIL WORKS ADMINISTRATION
           (CWA)
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  PROVIDED 4 MILLION IMMEDIATE JOBS
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO REDUCE UNEMPLOYMENT
HOME OWNERS LOAN CORPORATION
           (HOLC)
 IMMEDIATE PURPOSE
  PROVIDED GOVERNMENT LOANS TO
   HOMEOWNERS WHO FACED FORCLOSURE
 LONG-TERM GOAL
  TO HELP FAMILIES KEEP THEIR HOMES
              HUEY LONG
 A SPOKESMAN FOR THE POOR
 A GOVERNOR OF LOUISIANA AND LATER, ITS
  U.S. SENATOR
 AN EARLY SUPPORTER OF THE NEW DEAL
  WHO LATER TURNED AGAINST ROOSEVELT.
 HIS “SHARE OUR WEALTH” PROPOSAL WAS
  EXTREMELY POPULAR NATIONWIDE
 HE WAS ASSASSINATED IN 1935 AT THE
  HEIGHT OF HIS POPULARITY

								
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