Post Tagged with: "Secretary of Labor"

Perez: Cut Poverty? Among Other Things, Strengthen Unions

If you want to cut poverty in the U.S., one big way is strengthen unions. That’s the word from new Obama administration Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, speaking at a recent conference hosted by the progressive think tank, the Center for American Progress.  Below are excerpts of his address: “Of course, the best anti-poverty program is the availability of good jobs.  […]

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AFSA President Diann Woodard’s Statement on Confirmation of Tom Perez as Next Secretary of the Department of Labor

AFSA commends the U.S. Senate for confirming Tom Perez as the next Secretary of the Department of Labor.

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