March 4 1913
To Be Created
President Taft Signs Measure
and Congressman Wilson
Acceptance of Post
Washington, D.C. March 4--President Taft today signed a bill creating the department of Labor.
Congressman Wilson of Pennsylvania announced that he had accepted this post in the Wilson cabinet.
Secretary Tumulty announced that the cabinet nominations would not go to the senate until tomorrow. The personnel will not be announced until then.