FERA

Federal Emergency Relief Administration (1933-1935)

Relief Program

Formed to help unemployed through financial aid, and provided jobs for 20 million people.

Meant to help unemployed

It was meant to help the unemployed with financial aid and provide jobs.

Some jobs were projects that helped writers, artist, actors, and musicians.

Didn't quite work

States didn't know how to give out grants and loans causing people to lose more money.


Unsuccessful because people were unhappy with government.