Photo Gallery: Secretary Solis meets with Martin Luther King, III
(October 17, 2011)
- Assistant Secretary for Policy Dr. William Spriggs welcomes everyone to the event.
- Secretary Solis reflects on the work of Martin Luther King, Jr.
- Mr. King reflects on what the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial meant to him and his family.
- Secretary Solis and Mr. King share a laugh.
- DOL employee Bennett Gamble asks Mr. King what he thinks can be done to reduce the unemployment rate in the African American community.
- Secretary Solis presents Mr. King with a gift-- an official DOL paperweight.
- Secretary Solis gives Mr. King a photograph of them marching together during the National Action Network March for Jobs and Justice held on October 15th, 2011.
- Children of DOL parents present Mr. King with DOL elevator posters that commemorated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
- Secretary Solis and Mr. King pose with the Department of Labor's Martin Luther King, Jr. Day commemorative posters.
- The DOL Blacks in Government Choir sings Be Blessed to close out the program.