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U.S. Department of Labor
Wage and Hour Division
Release Number: 13-459-DAL


March 13, 2013


Elizabeth Todd or Juan Rodriguez


972-850-4710 or 972-850-4709

US Department of Labor to host minimum wage round table in San Antonio March 14

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Labor on March 14 will hold a round-table discussion on President Obama’s proposal to raise the minimum wage and ensure that hard work leads to a decent living.

The acting deputy administrator for the department’s Wage and Hour Division, Mary Beth Maxwell, will be joined by advocates and local workers, who will share their thoughts about how a minimum wage increase would benefit them and their families. There will be a media availability following the discussion.


Mary Beth Maxwell, acting deputy administrator for the Wage and Hour Division


Round table with low-wage workers and advocates


San Antonio Public Library – Carver Branch
3350 East Commerce St.
San Antonio, Texas 78220


Thursday, March 14, 1 p.m. CDT

To cover the event on site, contact Elizabeth Todd or Juan Rodriguez using the information above. Maxwell will have limited availability for interviews.

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