By Emilee Bedford and Payton Herman
Helping the American People
The AAA sought to raise crop prices by lowering production. Farmers got paid a certain amount of money by every acre. The CCC put men aged 18 to 25 to work building roads, developing parks, planting trees, and helping in soil-erosion and flood-control projects. The NIRA provided money to states to create jobs chiefly in the construction of schools and other community buildings.
Becoming a New Nation
The New Deal Comes Under Attack
By the end of 100 days millions of Americans had benefited from the New Deal programs. The Supreme Court received a boost from two Supreme Court decisions. The American Liberty League opposed the new deal measure that believed it violated respect for the rights of idividuals.