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#Spotlight: Suck It, Glass Ceiling! Celebrate Labor Day With Frances Perkins, The First Woman To Ever Serve In A US Cabinet Position!

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Happy Labor Day!

Gather ’round, kids, because it's time for our #Spotlight — and this one's a history lesson, too, all about Frances Perkins!

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Perkins was the first woman to be earn a Cabinet position when President Franklin D. Roosevelt nominated her for Secretary of Labor on March 4, 1932.

She was no figurehead, either;Perkins ran the show for all twelve years of FDR's term, working hard to ensure lower class

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