Photo Gallery: Secretary Solis testifies before House Appropriations Subcommittee
(March 10, 2010)
(DOL Photos/Credit: Kevin Kennedy)
- Before the start of the hearing, Secretary Solis catches up with House Appropriations Chairman David Obey (WI) and Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman Barbara Lee (CA).
- The Secretary takes notes on a question about green jobs from Congressman Todd Tiahrt (KS), the Subcommittee's Ranking Member.
- Chairman Obey (WI) uses a chart to underscore the correlation between the Recovery Act and a sustained decrease in monthly job losses.
- Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA) asks Secretary Solis about the Department of Labor’s stepped-up efforts to combat child labor in agriculture.
- Secretary Solis delivers her oral testimony on the Department of Labor’s budget request for Fiscal 2011.