Photo Gallery: Secretary Solis Visits Bridgeport, Washington
(June 1, 2011)
- Secretary Solis meets with Washington state labor leaders and farm worker advocates in Spokane, Washington.
- More than 20 stakeholders, including leaders from the AFL, UFCW, and SEIU union as well as farm worker advocate organizations attended the roundtable meeting with Solis to discuss wage and hour issues.
- Secretary Solis traveled to Bridgeport, Washington to deliver the commencement speech to students at Bridgeport High School. The school was one of three finalists in President Obama’s Race to the Top Commencement Challenge.
- The enthusiastic crowd of family and friends filled the gym to witness the graduation ceremony.
- Solis met with the 37 graduating seniors to congratulate them, as well as emphasize that education is the foundation for a brighter future.
- Solis hands a high school diploma to a smiling graduate of Bridgeport High.