Representative Carl D. Perkins, Democrat of Kentucky, has been chairman of the House Education and Labor Committee for the past 17 years. Who was his predecessor? (The answer will be included with next week's quiz.)
Answer to last week's quiz: From 1971 to 1981, the number of public elementary and secondary schools in Alaska grew by 42.5 percent, the greatest rate of growth among all the states during that period.
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