THE NEW DEAL
Electing Franklin D. Roosevelt
Franklin Roosevelt was the democratic candidate, the 2 term New York governor. Won 23 million votes to Hoovers 16 million. There was a 4 month wait for his inauguration to take place, but he still worked with his carefully picked out team. The programs he worked on were called the "New Deal".
The Hundred Days
Franklin's intense activity. March 9th to June 16, 1933. Congress passed more than 15 major pieces of the New Deal, these laws helped expand federal involvement in the economy. He first wanted to reform the banks finance.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Even though some Americans didn't like anything he was doing he still went ahead and made the economy better they way he thought was right.