OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
STATE OF MONTANA
I am pleased to join you in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the United States Department of Labor.
Working families in the great state of Montana, across the country, and around the world have
benefitted from the United States Department of Labor's efforts to assure work-related benefits and
rights. The US Department of Labor has evolved to meet the changing needs of a changing
workforce by partnering with employers, community organizations and institutions of higher
learning to improve job training, provide lifelong learning opportunities and advance efforts for
So much of the US Department of Labor's history is tied to the progress we have made in Montana.
I look forward to participating in celebrating March 4th 2013 as the United States Department of
Labor's 100th anniversary.
I thank the United States Department of Labor for its untiring efforts to make the American
workplace a safe, healthy and fair environment for all.