Newsletter Photos - March 10, 2011
Journalist Ray Suarez interviews Secretary Hilda Solis for the national political show, “Destination Casa Blanca.”
DOL Secretary’s Representative for Region V Ken Bennett, Congressman Bobby Rush of Chicago and OFCCP’s Midwest Region Regional Director Sandra Scott Zeigler discuss outreach programs at a Faith-based Outreach Event, March 7.
Cover of Techniques magazine
Delegates from Women's Bureau Celebration of International Women’s Day
Kaycee Peterson attended Minnesota's Concentrated Employment Programs, funded by the department's workforce development system. Peterson began work as a stable hand taking care of scores of Morgan horses and several breeds of specialty cats and dogs for an internationally known local breeder.
Michelle Long enrolled in the Bridgeport, Conn., "Green-Up" program where she learned energy efficiency, OSHA safety rules, and lead and asbestos abatement. She earned 10 certificates upon graduation and is now a service manager with a local building and development company which conducts home energy audits.
Workers were ordered out of the trench (left) just moments before a portion collapsed (right), avoiding possible injury or loss of life.