This week in political history, Thomas Jefferson became the first Secretary of State, Congress passed a bill regarding Daylight Saving Light and more. Plus, we have more 2016 election flashbacks. Read on for all the facts…
1891: Supreme Court Justice Earl Warren is born.
1918: Congress passes law authorizing Daylight Saving Time.
1939: President Franklin D. Roosevelt nominates William O. Douglas to the Supreme Court.
2016: Bernie Sanders (I) wins he Democrats Abroad Primary.
1790: Thomas Jefferson becomes the first Secretary of State.
2016: Hillary Clinton (D) wins the Arizona Primary.
2016: Bernie Sanders (I) wins the Idaho and Utah Caucuses.
2016: Donald Trump (R) wins the Arizona Primary.
2016: Ted Cruz (R) wins the Utah Caucus.
1862: Confederate General Stonewall Jackson is defeated at the Battle of Kernstown
1755: U.S. Constitution Framer Rufus King is born.
1867: Mt. Rushmore Sculptor Gutzon Borglum is born.
1934: Political activist Gloria Steinem is born.
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