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Photo Gallery: Secretary Solis Testifies about the DOL FY 2012 Budget before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Committee on Appropriations.
(May 4, 2011)

Images include:

  • Secretary Solis delivers testimony before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
  • Secretary Solis discusses the tragic tornadoes and flooding that have torn through the country and announces a National Emergency Grant for $10 million awarded in Alabama to assist with cleanup and recovery efforts
  • Senator Tom Harkin, chairman of the subcommittee, joins Secretary Solis in welcoming members of the public before the hearing
  • Senator Richard Shelby, ranking member of the subcommittee, and Secretary Solis discuss the importance of the Job Corps program
  • Secretary Solis engages subcommittee members on the value of job training programs
  • Chairman Harkin recounts the story of Henry’s Turkey Service, a company that paid workers $65 per month
  • Chairman Harkin recounts the story of Henry’s Turkey Service, a company that paid workers $65 per month
  • Solis discussed the necessary role YouthBuild plays in training young workers and arming them with valuable skills that will translate into good jobs