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January 1997

Arthur Goldberg: proof of the American Dream

Edward B. Shils

Through his career as lawyer, labor leader, soldier, jurist, and ambassador, Arthur Goldberg was ever devoted to serving the American people and the Nation. His distinguished life was honored with Goldberg's induction into the U.S. Department of Labor's Hall of Fame on December 12, 1995. Goldberg, the principal architect of the 1995 AFL-CIO merger, was the 19th American to be inducted into the DOL Hall of Fame.

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