Photo Gallery: Secretary Solis Meets with Faith and Politics Institute
(June 6, 2012)
- Christine Ashley, a food service worker Newport, RI, and a local union leader who was detained last summer with thirty other immigrant women, and was later cleared of her charges delivers remarks. While in prison, she sketched the faces of the detention facility. She was recognized for her paintings on display.
- FL-CIO President Richard Trumka presents Secretary Solis with the St. Joseph's Award at the Faith & Politics Institute's 15th annual breakfast.
- Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis gives remarks after being honored with the St. Joseph's Award.
- Secretary Solis at the podium for the Faith & Politics Institute's 15th Annual breakfast, alongside a painting by local union leader Christine Ashley in Newport, RI.
- After being given the St. Joseph's Award, the President of AFL-CIO Richard Trumka stands beside Secretary Solis with Barbara J. Easterling and Rev. Doug Tanner of The Faith and Politics Institute.