One of the Most Intriguing Women in U.S. History That You Have (Probably) Never Heard of

Her name is Frances Perkins.If you are like me, the name probably doesn’t ring a bell. However, it should considering all of her achievements. Child labor laws, unemployment insurance, social security? You have Ms. Perkins to thank for those programs. First woman appointed to a cabinet Secretary position? Frances holds that title as well, serving as the Secretary of Labor under FDR. ...more