Wage and Hour Administrator Weil meets with advocacy groups in Portland
(May 30, 2014)
Wage and Hour Division Administrator Dr. David Weil (left) highlights the work done by advocacy groups during a meeting in Portland on May 30. The meeting was attended by advocacy groups such as Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste. The organization's executive director, Ramon Ramirez (right), listens to Dr. Weil.
Northwest Workers Justice Project Attorney Corinna Spencer-Scheurich (left) discusses challenges faced by workers. WHD's Senior Advisor Tara Knierim (center) and State of Oregon's Bureau of Labor and Industries' Compliance Manager Lois Banahene were also participants of the meeting.
Representatives of worker advocacy groups and government entities in Oregon join David Weil in a discussion on worker issues.
WHD's Administrator Weil addresses worker advocacy representatives. Shown here are from left to right: Oregon Law Center's Farmworker Program Manager Nargess Shadbeh, David Weil, Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste's Executive Director Ramon Ramirez, and Portland Voz Workers' Rights Education Project Executive Director Romeo Sosa.