Congress of Industrial Organization feature

Library of Congress: Vice-President of her local, United Electrical Radio and Machine Workers of America, Congress of Industrial Organization (CIO), Mary achieved the job of forelady by working as a hand at many varied operations.

First Political Action Committee Is Formed

By July 1, 1943

The Congress of Industrial Organizations forms the first political action committee (PAC) in support of Democratic candidates. The exact date associated with this historical event could not be found.


To view more information on the image featured on this post, view the Library of Congress listing for this item.