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Hilda Solis' Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Hilda L. Solis
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Sam Sayyad
Birth Date: 10/20/1957
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Home City: El Monte, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Oct. 11, 2012 Blog: A Lesson from Cesar Chavez: Never Give Up
July 10, 2012 US Department of Labor Reaches Agreement Resulting in More than $2.3 Million in Back Wages to Temporary Foreign Agricultural Workers
Feb. 1, 2012 US Labor Department to Re-Propose 'Parental Exemption' of Child Labor in Agriculture Rule
Dec. 21, 2011 US Department of Labor Announces New Adverse Effect Wage Rates for H-2A Temporary Agriculture Workers
Aug. 31, 2011 US Labor Department Proposes Updates to Child Labor Regulations
July 28, 2011 Statement by Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on Death of Richard Chavez
June 9, 2011 Obama Administration Establishes White House Rural Council to Strengthen Rural Communities
April 7, 2011 Blog: Making a Commitment to Summer Jobs
March 24, 2011 US Labor Department Reminds South Florida Farmworkers of Their Rights Under Federal Child Labor, Wages, Crew Transportation and Field Sanitation Laws
July 8, 2010 US Department of Labor launches online registry of H-2A jobs
May 19, 2010 US Department of Labor Announces Publication of Final Child Labor Rules for Non-Agricultural Work
May 5, 2010 Statement of US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on Today's Report on Child Labor in Agriculture
May 12, 2009 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - The Department of Labor
April 21, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committe on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - Empowering Workers to Rebuild America's Economy and Longer- Term Competitiveness: Green Skills Training for Workers
March 19, 2008 Energy and Commerce Leaders Question EPA on Agriculture Pollution Exemption
July 10, 2007 House Passes Solis' Bill to Honor Cesar Chavez
June 19, 2007 Representatives Solis and Lee Lead Effort to Support Healthy Foods in the 2007 Farm Bill
Nov. 7, 2005 Schakowsky, Colleagues, Send Letter to Ambassador Portman Over AFTA Concerns
July 25, 2005 CAFTA and Its Negative Impact on Latinos
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