Life and Impact of Samuel Gompers

Mr. Merrill talked about the life of Samuel Gompers and his impact on public policy and our society. Mr. Gompers was one of… read more

Mr. Merrill talked about the life of Samuel Gompers and his impact on public policy and our society. Mr. Gompers was one of the earliest labor leaders with the AFL-CIO and is considered the father of the modern labor movement. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Life and Impact of Samuel Gompers

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Program ID:
165524-3
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 4, 2001
Last Aired:
Sep 3, 2001

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  • Aug 04, 2001 | 9:23am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 04, 2001 | 11:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 03, 2001 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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