Federal Emergency Relief Act
“Give a man a dole[handout],
and you save his body and
distroy his spirit. Give him a
job and pay him an assured
wage and you save both the
body and the spirt”
President Roosevelt wanted to give more to the people when he was in office than Hoover did when he was in office. He chose a man named Harry L. Hopkins to help him in succeeding.
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CCC’s known as the CCC’s Indian division. Most of the Indians were given jobs on their reservations and there were no age requirements in the Indian division.
It is said that the even though the FERA and the CWA are not around anymore, it changed the way people live, now, but rarely, people always take jobs that are offered to them. But it is also said that the FERA made this “welfare country”