Newsletter Photos March 21, 2013
Thomas Perez delivers remarks after President Barack Obama announced Perez as his nominee for Labor Secretary, in the East Room of the White House, March 18, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
Carin A. Clauss is sworn in as the first woman solicitor of labor by Secretary Ray Marshall (left), as Ms. Clauss' father, Alfred Clauss holds the bible.
Veterans Unemployment - Annual Average 2006 to 2012
William Ivey talks about raising the federal minimum wage with acting deputy administrator for the Wage and Hour Division, Mary Beth Maxwell, in Gary, Ind., on March 20.
At the alliance signing are from left to right: Michael Tierney, president, Steel Erectors Association of Metropolitan Philadelphia and Vicinity Inc.; Frank Marsh, apprentice coordinator, Iron Workers Local Union No. 401; Joseph Dougherty, business manager, Iron Workers Local Union No. 401 and Domenick Salvatore, director, OSHA Philadelphia Area Office .
Colorado's Lt. Governor Joe Garcia (on left), Kelly Causey, Ph.D. (white helmet), chief executive officer of the Mile High Youth Corps, and Dusti Gurule, the secretary's regional representative in Denver (on right), listen as participants share personal stories about how impactful the YouthBuild program is for them.
Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy Kathy Martinez visits Arizona Bridge to Independent Living in Phoenix and the Disability Empowerment Center. From left to right, standing: Amina Kruck, Martinez, Darrel Christenson, Sherri Collins; front row: Jennifer Longdon, Phil Pangrazio, Peri Jude Radecic
Panelists participants included (left to right) Paulette Norvel Lewis, regional administrator of the Women's Bureau; Monica Richardson, managing editor of Atlanta Journal-Constitution; Jannet Walker, vice president Transportation Business Group/Aviation CH2MHill; Nita Sardana, vice president of community outreach and corporate giving for American Cyber systems, Inc.; Rabbi Analia Bortz, M.D., bioethicist and Rabbi Congregation Or Hadash; Alvetta Peterman Thomas, Ed. D., president of Atlanta Technical College and Sharmen Gowens, interim CEO of the YWCA of Greater Atlanta.
Assistant Secretary of Labor for Employment and Training Jane Oates participates in a panel at the "Creating Pathways to Prosperity" conference at Harvard University in Boston, March 18, 2013. Pictured (L-R): Rick Stephens, senior vice president, Human Resources and Administration, The Boeing Co.; David Bozeman, vice president, Integrated Manufacturing Operations Division, Caterpillar; Moorthy Uppaluri, general manager, Microsoft Global Academic Programs; Assistant Secretary Oates; Andrew Sum, director, Center for Labor Market Studies, Northeastern University; and moderator Jonas Prising, president, ManpowerGroup (standing) Photo credit Ayesha Walker/Youth Radio.
Heather Leiby (in vest) discusses progress and challenges for women veterans.