Newsletter Photos August 29, 2013
After the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on August 28, 1963, leaders arrived for a meeting at the Oval Office, attended by President John F. Kennedy, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson and Secretary of Labor Willard Wirtz.
U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez is interviewed by Maria Bartiromo for "On The Money with Maria Bartiromo" on CNBC in New York, August 23, 2013.
Secretary Perez sits down for an interview with Susan Page, USA today's Washington Bureau Chief.
Mitchell Pickens, Benjamin Hooks Job Corps CST trainee; Aaron Sanders, Hooks CST trainee; Yvonne Howard of United Way; Ileana Bowles, Hooks CST instructor; Cliff Curry, Hooks CST trainee; Ladarius Williams, Hooks CST trainee and Ashley Washington of United Way.
Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy Kathleen Martinez and Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Richard Cordray sign a Memorandum of Agreement.
Secretary Perez announces the induction of Bayard Rustin into the department's Hall of Honor.
Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus spreading the word on OSHA's fall prevention awareness campaign.
Without proper engineering controls, workers can be exposed to harmful levels of respirable crystalline silica that can cause silicosis, lung cancer, and other lung and kidney diseases.