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Manpower Services Department

Active dates:1970 - 1973
Function: Administered both the Minnesota State Employment Service and the Unemployment Insurance program. In addition, the Department was engaged in more than 50 Federal-State programs created by Presidential and/or Congressional action.
History: The department was established in 1969 by renaming the former Department of Employment Security. The name change took place in January, 1970. On January 1, 1974, the department's name was changed again to Employment Services.
Agency heads: Emmet J. Cushing (1971 - 1973)
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News clippings and documents. Agencies Notebook Collection, 1970-1972.
Record last updated: 05/07/2015

All information on this group from the Library’s collection of agency notebooks has been digitized. These materials are incorporated into the “documents/articles” section of the record. Please contact a librarian with any questions. The Minnesota Agencies database is a work in progress.

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