Thursday, January 3, 2013

Fact of the Day: Presidential Lady

Frances Perkins was the first woman ever appointed to a President's cabinet  She served as FDR's Secretary of Labor from 1933-1945. 

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  1. I wonder how long it will be before a female is elected President.

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    1. well Clinton has declined to run, and I don't see any front-runners from either side who might get it in 2016. I would like to see Gabby Giffords attempt to run in 2016.

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  2. Strangely enough, right around when tension was starting up before WW2 and she was done after WW2.

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    1. well cabinet members rarely stay after a president leaves/dies. She was there during the entire time before FDR died.

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  3. There has been Presidents of India, UK, Argentina, Germany, etc etc, it wont be long before the president of USA.

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