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Thomas Perez's Public Statements

Full Name: Thomas E. Perez
Office: U.S. Secretary of Labor, Democratic
First Appointed: 03/18/2013
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ann Marie; 3 Children: Amalia, Susana, Rafael
Home City: Takoma Park, MD
Date Title
July 16, 2014 AFSCME 41st International Convention
July 7, 2014 Blog: States Lead On Minimum Wage. Is Congress Listening?
July 3, 2014 Statement of US Secretary of Labor Perez on June Employment Numbers
July 3, 2014 Blog: Strong, Steady Growth
June 30, 2014 Blog: Justice and Identity
June 30, 2014 Statement by US Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez on Harris v. Quinn Supreme Court Ruling
June 26, 2014 $36M in Job-Training Grants to Help 12,000 Homeless Veterans Awarded by US Labor Department
June 26, 2014 $154.8M Awarded to 32 States, Puerto Rico and the Cherokee Tribal Nation to Implement or Expand Job-Driven Training Programs for Laid-Off Workers
June 26, 2014 Taking Job-Driven Training to Scale
June 26, 2014 Securing the Rights of All American Families
June 24, 2014 $68.7M Awarded to Fund Re-Employment and Eligibility Assessments for Unemployment Insurance Claimants in 40 States and Territories
June 20, 2014 Proposed Rule to Extend Family Medical Leave Act Protections to All Eligible Employees in Same-Sex Marriages Announced by US Labor Secretary
June 19, 2014 Remarks by Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, National Fund for Workforce Solutions-Annual Meeting
June 19, 2014 Statement by US Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez on Mayors' Resolution Calling for an Increase in the National Minimum Wage
June 12, 2014 Blog: Lifting Up Those Working on Behalf of the American People
June 9, 2014 Remarks By Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, White House Summit on Working Families, Lead-Up Event on Challenges Facing Working Fathers
June 6, 2014 Statement of US Secretary of Labor Perez on May Employment Numbers
June 4, 2014 US Labor Department Announces $7.5M in Re-Employment Assistance for Kentucky Workers Who Lost Jobs in Coal Mining Industry
June 2, 2014 More Than 1M Workers Expected to Participate in National Fall Safety Stand-Down
May 28, 2014 National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
May 28, 2014 Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding in Ark. Prompts More Than $770K in Assistance from US Labor Department
May 28, 2014 MSHA Steps Up Mine Fatality Prevention Efforts
May 28, 2014 $4.2M in Grants to Assist Workers Affected by Recent Layoffs in Idaho Awarded by the US Labor Department
May 27, 2014 Huffington Post - The Most Important Family Value
May 27, 2014 San Francisco Regional Forum
May 27, 2014 Disability Employment Initiative to Provide $15M in Grants From US Department of Labor
May 23, 2014 Governor Signs Bill to Raise the State's Minimum Wage
May 22, 2014 Annual Summer Campaign to Prevent Heat-Related Illnesses Launched by US Labor Department
May 15, 2014 Blog: I Want to Ride my Bicycle; I Want to Ride my Bike
May 14, 2014 Statement by US Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez on Deadly Mine Explosion in Western Turkey
May 14, 2014 $53M in Grants to Expand and Test Unique Workforce Development Strategies Available from the US Labor Department
May 10, 2014 Blog: Building an Economy that Works for All Moms
May 9, 2014 Blog: They Helped Build a Railroad − and a Nation: Honoring the Chinese Railroad Workers
May 2, 2014 Statement of US Secretary of Labor Perez on April Employment Numbers
April 30, 2014 Statement by US Labor Secretary Perez on Senate's Minimum Wage Vote
April 28, 2014 $150M Available to States to Implement or Expand Job-Driven Training Programs for Laid-Off Workers
April 28, 2014 Workers Memorial Day
April 24, 2014 $5.6M to Aid W.Va. Workers Formerly Employed in the Coal Mining Industry Announced by US Labor Department
April 23, 2014 Obama Administration Launches Online Veterans Employment Center
April 23, 2014 MSHA Issues Final Rule on Lowering Miners' Exposure to Respirable Coal Dust
April 23, 2014 Final Coal Dust Rule Announcement,
April 23, 2014 Joint Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Deadly Factory Collapse in Dhaka, Bangladesh
April 21, 2014 After Flooding and Mudslides in Washington, US Labor Department Provides Funds to Assist with Cleanup and Recovery Efforts
April 21, 2014 Additional $3.5M to Assist NJ With Continued Hurricane Sandy Recovery Efforts Provided by US Labor Department
April 17, 2014 Blog: Investing in Skills to Build a Secure Middle Class
April 16, 2014 $450M in US Labor Department Grants Available to Expand Job-Driven Training Partnerships Between Community Colleges and Employers
April 14, 2014 $6M in Job Training Grants Available to Assist An Estimated 2,000 Veterans Announced by US Labor Department
April 9, 2014 US Department of Labor Provides Fla. with Additional Funding to Assist in Retraining Workers for New Occupation
April 8, 2014 Blog: Every Day an Equal Pay Day
April 7, 2014 New US Departments of Labor and Education College Consortium to Expand Educational Opportunities for Registered Apprenticeship Graduates
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