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Which of the following correctly describes a New Deal agency aimed at long-term reform? (7
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Question refers to the excerpt below.
"Wholly apart from that question, another principle embedded in our Constitution prohibits
the enforcement of the Agricultural Adjustment Act. The act invades the reserved rights of
the states. It is a statutory plan to regulate and control agricultural production, a matter
beyond the powers delegated to the federal government. The tax, the appropriation of the
funds raised, and the direction for their disbursement are but parts of the plan. They are but
means to an unconstitutional end.
From the accepted doctrine that the United States is a government of delegated powers, it
follows that those not expressly granted, or reasonably to be implied from such as are
conferred, are reserved to the states, or to the people. ... None to regulate agricultural