Wednesday, May 21, 2014

New CRS Report + Memorial Day . . .

Memorial Day is approaching.  Did you know that in 1888, Decoration Day (now Memorial Day) first became a holiday for federal workers in the District of Columbia?  Learn more about the creation of Memorial Day and 11 permanent federal holidays established by law in Jacob S. Straus' new CRS report: Federal Holidays: Evolution and Current Practices

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