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9/30/15 Remarks by the President Meeting with State Legislators Pres. Barack Obama 9/29/15 Blog: Encouraging Progress on Paid Leave Thomas Perez 9/29/15 Department Awards $1.55M to Study Paid Family, Medical Leave Implementation Thomas Perez 9/28/15 Workforce Innovation Fund Awards $35M in Grants to Enhance, Evaluate Training and Employment Strategies Thomas Perez 9/27/15 Remarks by the President at DNC LGBT Gala Pres. Barack Obama 9/25/15 Blog: 50 Years of Labor Rights as Civil Rights in Action Thomas Perez 9/22/15 More than $39 Million in Grants Awarded to Improve Performance, Integrity of State Unemployment Insurance Programs and Reduce Worker Misclassification Thomas Perez 9/22/15 Halliburton Pays Nearly $18.3 Million in Overtime Owed to More than 1,000 Employees Nationwide After US Labor Department Investigation Thomas Perez 9/21/15 Blog: Why Citizenship Matters Thomas Perez 9/20/15 Remarks by the President at the Congressional Black Caucus 45th Annual Phoenix Awards Dinner Pres. Barack Obama 9/17/15 Blog: The State of Retirement Thomas Perez 9/17/15 Nearly $15M in Grants to Expand Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities in Six States Thomas Perez 9/17/15 Blog: ZIP Code ≠ Destiny Thomas Perez 9/17/15 Statement from Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez on Fatal Occupational Injuries in 2014 Thomas Perez 9/16/15 Remarks by the President to the Business Roundtable Pres. Barack Obama 9/16/15 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Presents a Path Forward for American Manufacturing Penny Pritzker 9/12/15 Weekly Address: A New College Scorecard Pres. Barack Obama 9/10/15 Blog: No More Secrets Thomas Perez 9/09/15 Blog: The Largest Apprenticeship Investment in U.S. History Thomas Perez 9/09/15 Remarks by the President and Dr. Jill Biden on Training America's Workers Pres. Barack Obama 9/08/15 Blog: On Labor Day: Thomas Perez 9/08/15 Remarks by the President at Greater Boston Labor Council Labor Day Breakfast Pres. Barack Obama 9/08/15 Blog: Taking the Next Step to Lead on Leave Thomas Perez 9/05/15 Weekly Address: This Labor Day, Lets Talk About the Budget Pres. Barack Obama 9/04/15 Statement of US Labor Secretary Perez on August Employment Numbers Thomas Perez 9/03/15 Blog: Learning from Switzerland's Apprenticeship Model Thomas Perez 9/02/15 US Labor Department Awards $10.5M in Workplace Safety and Health Training Grants to 80 Nonprofit Organizations to Help High-Risk Workers, Employers Thomas Perez 8/25/15 U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Announces $9.5 Million in Workforce Development Grants to Promote Careers in Transit, Ladders of Opportunity Anthony Foxx 8/24/15 U.S. Departments of Transportation, Education, and Labor Release Joint Transportation Jobs Report Thomas Perez 8/24/15 U.S. Departments of Transportation, Education, and Labor Release Joint Transportation Jobs Report Arne Duncan 8/24/15 U.S. Departments of Transportation, Education, and Labor Release Joint Transportation Jobs Report Anthony Foxx 8/22/15 Weekly Address: It's Time for Congress To Pass a Responsible Budget Pres. Barack Obama 8/18/15 California Court Rulings Send Clear Message to Employers Who Misclassify Workers as 'Independent Contractors' Thomas Perez 8/07/15 Remarks by the President at Signing of the Sawtooth National Recreation Area and Jerry Peak Wilderness Additions Act Pres. Barack Obama 8/07/15 Blog: 5 Things You Should Know About the July Unemployment Numbers Thomas Perez 7/29/15 USDA Announces $18.1 Million to Help Rural Businesses Create Jobs Thomas Vilsack 7/27/15 Blog: Sick and Tired: New BLS Data Highlights the Need for Paid Leave Thomas Perez 7/24/15 Statememnt of US Labor Secretary on the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act Thomas Perez 7/23/15 Blog: Northrop Grumman Spells Disability with 7 Letters Thomas Perez 7/23/15 Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Delivers Remarks at Justice Department Event Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act Loretta Lynch 7/22/15 HUD and Department of Labor Launch Training Curriculum for HIV/AIDS Housing and Service Providers Julián Castro 7/22/15 Blog: Happy Anniversary, WIOA! Thomas Perez 7/22/15 Guardian - The Americans With Disabilities Act Turns 25: Now We Must Work for Global Equality John Kerry 7/20/15 Workers Affected by California Drought to Receive Temporary Employment Thomas Perez 7/15/15 Blog: Promoting Diversity Among First Responders Thomas Perez 7/14/15 Restoring Hope and Closing Opportunity Gaps Thomas Perez 7/13/15 The Guardian - Global Development - and Global Team Work - Are Key to Humanity's Prosperity Jacob Lew 7/13/15 Remarks of Secretary Julián Castro National Council of La Raza 2015 Annual Conference Julián Castro 7/13/15 Blog: Clearing a Path for State-based Retirement Plans Thomas Perez 7/08/15 U.S. Secretary Of Commerce Penny Pritzker Delivers Remarks At U.S. Manufacturing Summit Penny Pritzker 7/07/15 LinkedIn Influencer - Bringing New Trade Agreements to Life Penny Pritzker 7/02/15 Remarks by the President on the Economy Pres. Barack Obama 7/02/15 Blog: 5 Things To Know About the June Jobs Report Thomas Perez 7/01/15 Fact Sheet: Obama Administration Increases Accountability for Low-Performing For-Profit Institutions Arne Duncan 7/01/15 Blog: 5 Million Reasons Why We're Updating Overtime Protections Thomas Perez 6/29/15 $10 Million in Grants Awarded for Nine States to Improve and Align Workforce and Education Data Thomas Perez 6/28/15 Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez at the Aspen Ideas Festival Thomas Perez 6/26/15 Remarks by the Vice President to the Truman National Security Project and Center for National Policy Joseph Biden 6/25/15 Blog: Unlocking the Potential of All Americans Thomas Perez 6/25/15 $59M in Grants Will Improve Employment Opportunities for Formerly Incarcerated Adults and Youth Thomas Perez 6/24/15 Blog: Passenger Airline Employment Hits Highest Point Since Recession Anthony Foxx 6/24/15 Blog: Retirement Can't Wait Thomas Perez 6/23/15 Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez at the Brookings Institution, The Hamilton Project: Forum on Promoting Financial Well-Being in Retirement Thomas Perez 6/23/15 $35 Million in Job Training Grants Will Help More Than 16,000 Veterans Overcome Homelessness and Secure Employment Thomas Perez 6/22/15 Statement by the President Pres. Barack Obama 6/19/15 Blog: House Republicans Fail to Invest in Students, Workers, Our Nation's Health, and the Economy Shaun Donovan 6/18/15 Remarks by the President at DNC Fundraiser Pres. Barack Obama 6/18/15 States Share $138M to Strengthen, Expand Innovative Job Training and Reemployment Strategies for Laid-Off Workers Thomas Perez 6/17/15 Treasury Releases Proposed and Temporary Multiemployer Pension Reform Act Regulations Jacob Lew 6/17/15 Remarks of Secretary Julián Castro at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials 32nd Annual Conference Julián Castro 6/17/15 Hearing of the Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee of the House Education and the Workforce Committee - Restricting Access to Financial Advice: Evaluating the Costs and Consequences for Working Families and Retirees Thomas Perez 6/15/15 Paid Leave Effort Gets $1.25M to Study Expansion in U.S. Thomas Perez 6/12/15 Child Labor Prosecutor Alain-Georges Moukoko of Gabon Honored as 2015 Iqbal Masih Award Recipient Thomas Perez 6/11/15 Blog: Youth, Transportation Careers, and Opportunity Anthony Foxx 6/10/15 $34M Available to Enhance, Expand Innovation and Accountability in Workforce Development Programs. Thomas Perez 6/09/15 Remarks by the President at the Catholic Health Association Conference Pres. Barack Obama 6/08/15 Secretary Moniz Announces the Launch of New Veterans' Utility Industry Transition Effort Ernest Moniz 6/05/15 U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Highlights Importance of Workforce Development and Skills Training at Historic Signing Ceremony Between U.S. and Germany Penny Pritzker 6/04/15 $10M in Grants Awarded for Jail-Based Employment Centers to Ready Inmates for Job Market Before Release, Reduce Recidivism Thomas Perez 6/03/15 Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez at a Press Conference on Summer Jobs Thomas Perez 5/27/15 Frank Kameny, Fought to End Discrimination in the Federal Workforce to be Honored with Induction into the Labor Hall of Honor Thomas Perez 5/27/15 Department of Labor and Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council Propose Guidance, Rule to Implement Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order Thomas Perez 5/11/15 One of the Best Fields for New College Graduates? Agriculture. Thomas Vilsack 5/08/15 Remarks by the President on Trade Pres. Barack Obama 5/05/15 Blog: Rewarding Hard Work Thomas Perez 5/04/15 Record Number of Construction Workers Expected to Get Prevention Message in 2015 National Fall Safety Stand-Down Thomas Perez 5/01/15 Confined Spaces Rule Could Protect Nearly 800 Construction Workers a Year From Serious Injuries and Reduce Life-Threatening Hazards Thomas Perez 4/30/15 Blog: Let's Raise The Wage Already Thomas Perez 4/30/15 Remarks of Secretary Jacob J. Lew at The 5th Annual Corporate Women in Finance Symposium Jacob Lew 4/28/15 Statement of US Labor Secretary Perez about Workers' Memorial Day Thomas Perez 4/28/15 Missouri Receives $5M Grant to Help Young Adults Find New Job Thomas Perez 4/28/15 Remarks by U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez at the American Legion National Credentialing Summit, Thomas Perez 4/24/15 Blog: #LeadOnLeave Notes From the Road: Providence Thomas Perez 4/23/15 Huffington Post - Battling a Damaging Workplace Trend Thomas Perez 4/23/15 Blog: Honoring Women Veterans Thomas Perez 4/16/15 Remarks by the President At Working Families Champions of Change Event Pres. Barack Obama 4/13/15 $15M in Disability Employment Initiative Grants to Better Serve the Needs of Youth and Adults with Disabilities Seeking Employment Thomas Perez 4/11/15 Weekly Address: Tuition-Free Community College Joseph Biden 4/10/15 11.7 Million Reasons to Lead on Trade Penny Pritzker 4/09/15 New Administration Report: Exports Helping to Support Jobs, Grow Small Businesses Across America Penny Pritzker