Labor Quiz: Nine Millionaires and a PlumberMonday, October 1, 2012
(Metropolitan Washington Council, AFL-CIO)“Nine Millionaires and a Plumber” refers
to: Mitt Romney’s “Kitchen Cabinet,”
Dwight D. Eisenhower’s Cabinet, or Richard M.
Nixon’s “Watergate Gang”? Click
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Last Week’s Quiz: The Working Men's Parties (whose members were known as "the Workies") were the first labor-oriented political organizations in the United States; the first Working Men's Party was founded in Philadelphia in 1828. The National Labor Union (NLU) was the first national labor federation in the United States, founded in 1866 and dissolved in 1873; the U.S. Labor Party (USLP) was a political party formed in 1973 by the National Caucus of Labor Committees (NCLC), which served as a vehicle for right-winger Lyndon LaRouche to run for President of the United States in 1976. Congrats to Carrie Biggs-Adams of NABET-CWA, Colmar Manor, MD, this week’s quiz winner!