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Oct. 11, 2014 CNN - Raise Minimum Wage; Working People Should Not Live in Poverty Thomas Perez Unknown
Oct. 11, 2014 Statement of Secretary Lew for the Development Committee Jacob Lew Washington, DC
Oct. 10, 2014 Pelosi Remarks from Press Conference Call on National Minimum Wage Day Thomas Perez San Francisco, CA
Oct. 2, 2014 Remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder at the 50th Anniversary Event for the Neighborhood Legal Services Program Eric Holder Washington, DC
Oct. 1, 2014 Remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder at the Annie E. Casey Foundation's KIDS COUNT 25th Anniversary Reception Dinner Eric Holder Washington, DC
Sept. 29, 2014 HUD Awards $75 Million to Help Low-Income Residents Receive Job Training and Employment Julián Castro Washington, DC
Sept. 24, 2014 New Report Projects a $5.7 Billion Drop in Hospitals' Uncompensated Care Costs Because of the Affordable Care Act Sylvia Mathews Burwell Unknown
Sept. 23, 2014 HUD Awards $17 Million to Convert Apartments Into Assisted Living or Service-Enriched Senior Housing Julián Castro Washington, DC
Sept. 22, 2014 USDA Requests Applications for Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
Sept. 16, 2014 Remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder at the Legal Services Corporation 40th Anniversary Event Eric Holder Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2014 More Than $87 Million in Grants Awarded to Improve Performance, Integrity of State Unemployment Insurance Programs Thomas Perez Washington, DC
Aug. 29, 2014 Remarks by the President at a DNC Event -- Purchase, New York Pres. Barack Obama Purchase, NY
Aug. 25, 2014 USDA Announces $200 Million to Promote Innovation in SNAP Employment and Training Programs Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
Aug. 21, 2014 Remarks By Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, The City Club of Cleveland Thomas Perez Cleveland, OH
Aug. 12, 2014 Education Department Awards 40 States, D.C., and the Virgin Islands $28.4 Million in Grants to Help Low-Income Students Take Advanced Placement Tests Arne Duncan Unknown
Aug. 7, 2014 Federal Report Highlights Five Years of Progress Providing Communities with Affordable Housing, Efficient Transportation and Economic Growth Anthony Foxx Washington, DC
Aug. 7, 2014 Federal Report Highlights Five Years of Progress Providing Communities with Affordable Housing, Efficient Transportation and Economic Growth Gina McCarthy Washington, DC
Aug. 7, 2014 Federal Report Highlights Five Years of Progress Providing Communities with Affordable Housing, Efficient Transportation and Economic Growth Julián Castro Washington, DC
Aug. 4, 2014 HHS Awards More Than $106 Million to Support State Home Visiting Programs Sylvia Mathews Burwell Unknown
Aug. 1, 2014 Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 57th Annual Meeting and 13th State Criminal Justice Network Conference Eric Holder Philadelphia, PA
July 24, 2014 Statement By US Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez on the Need to Raise the Minimum Wage to Benefit Workers and the Economy Thomas Perez Washington, DC
July 23, 2014 Remarks by the President at a DNC Event Pres. Barack Obama Los Angeles, CA
July 21, 2014 Remarks by the President at My Brother's Keeper Town Hall Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
July 14, 2014 New Resources Improve States' Abilities to Advance Medicaid Payment and Delivery System Reform Sylvia Mathews Burwell Unknown
June 24, 2014 $68.7M Awarded to Fund Re-Employment and Eligibility Assessments for Unemployment Insurance Claimants in 40 States and Territories Thomas Perez Washington, DC
June 23, 2014 Huffington Post - Family-Friendly Workplace Policies Are Not Frills -- They're Basic Needs Pres. Barack Obama Unknown
June 23, 2014 Remarks by President Obama at the White House Summit on Working Families Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
June 20, 2014 Statement by the President - Mayors Task Force on "My Brother's Keeper" Pres. Barack Obama Unknown
June 20, 2014 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act of 1964 Sylvia Mathews Burwell Washington, DC
June 20, 2014 Statement by the President - Mayors Task Force on "My Brother's Keeper" Joseph Biden Unknown
June 19, 2014 Remarks by Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, National Fund for Workforce Solutions-Annual Meeting Thomas Perez Chicago, IL
June 15, 2014 Blog: Drawing the Right Lessons from Vergara Arne Duncan Unknown
June 13, 2014 Attorney General Holder Delivers Remarks at the Focus: Hope "Heroes for Hope" Event Eric Holder Detroit, MI
June 3, 2014 U.S. Department of Education Announces $75 Million GEAR UP Competition Arne Duncan Washington, DC
June 2, 2014 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Kicks off the 2014 "Feds Feed Families" Nationwide Food Drive Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
May 30, 2014 Agency Assists Record Number of Rural Families to Become Homeowners in 2013; Efforts Underway to Boost Loan Guarantee, Refinancing Opportunities Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
May 30, 2014 Remarks by the President with the "My Brother's Keeper" Task Force Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
May 29, 2014 HUD Offers $104 Million to Clean Up Dangerous Lead and Other Hazards in Housing Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
May 28, 2014 National Coalition for Homeless Veterans Thomas Perez Washington, DC
May 10, 2014 Blog: Building an Economy that Works for All Moms Thomas Perez Washington, DC
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee - Farm Bill: Implementation and Next Steps Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
May 1, 2014 Administrator McCarthy Highlights Clean Air Efforts During Asthma Awareness Month / Agency Honors Community-Focused Asthma Programs Gina McCarthy Unknown
April 30, 2014 Remarks by the President on Raising the Minimum Wage Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
April 30, 2014 Statement by US Labor Secretary Perez on Senate's Minimum Wage Vote Thomas Perez Washington, DC
April 26, 2014 Weekly Address: Congress Needs to Act on Minimum Wage Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
April 24, 2014 HUD Awards $29 Million to 26 Local HIV-AIDS Housing Programs Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
April 16, 2014 Remarks of Secretary Shaun Donovan at a National Council of La Raza's "Rebuilding Our Communities Through Sustainable Homeownership" Forum Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
April 12, 2014 Weekly Address: Ensuring Equal Pay for Equal Work Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
April 12, 2014 Statement of Secretary Lew to the Development Committee Jacob Lew Unknown
April 11, 2014 Remarks by the President at the National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention Pres. Barack Obama New York, NY
April 8, 2014 Remarks of Secretary Shaun Donovan at the UN-Habitat's 7th Session of the World Urban Forum Opening Ceremonies. Shaun Donovan Medellin, CO
April 8, 2014 Obama Administration Renews Critical Support for Nearly 7,100 Local Homeless Programs Across the U.S. Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the House Appropriations Committee - FY 2015 Budget Request Arne Duncan Washington, DC
April 7, 2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Delivers Remarks at American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Opening Session Penny Pritzker Unknown
April 7, 2014 Statement by US Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez on Extending Unemployment Benefits Thomas Perez Washington, DC
April 4, 2014 Blog: Encouraging Numbers, But We're Not Celebrating Yet Thomas Perez Washington, DC
April 4, 2014 Blog: The Cause He Died For Thomas Perez Washington, DC
March 31, 2014 Remarks By Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, National Association of Workforce Boards Forum: Dialogue for Workforce Excellenc Thomas Perez Washington, DC
March 27, 2014 Agriculture Secretary Visits Chicago School to Help Increase Access to the Summer Meal Program in Illinois Thomas Vilsack Chicago, IL
March 27, 2014 Ohio Receives $3.7M Grant From US Labor Department to Implement and Promote Its New Short-Time Compensation Layoff Prevention Program Thomas Perez Washington, DC
March 21, 2014 The New Spotlight on America's Opportunity Gaps Arne Duncan Washington, DC
March 20, 2014 USDA Announces Funds to Improve SNAP Employment and Training Programs Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
March 20, 2014 USDA Demonstration Projects Will Provide Funding To Fight Hunger, Nourish Families Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
March 20, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Minimum Wage Pres. Barack Obama Orlando, FL
March 19, 2014 HUD Awards $1.8 Billion to Improve, Preserve Public Housing Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
March 14, 2014 Hearing of the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Budget Hearing - Department of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
March 14, 2014 Health Care Reform:Health Insurance & Affordable Care Act Pres. Barack Obama Unknown
March 10, 2014 Remarks By Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, Building and Construction Trades Department 2014 National Legislative Conference Thomas Perez Washington, DC
March 7, 2014 Blog: Taking Action to Accelerate the Recovery Thomas Perez Unknown
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - President's Budget for Fiscal Year 2014 Jacob Lew Washington, DC
March 5, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Proposal Sylvia Mathews Burwell Washington, DC
March 4, 2014 Politico - A Proven Way to Fight Poverty Jacob Lew Washington, DC
March 4, 2014 HUD Announces Funding to Provide Permanent Housing and Services to Low-Income People with Disabilities Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
March 4, 2014 Obama Administration 2015 Budget Prioritizes Key Education Investments to Provide Opportunities for All Americans Arne Duncan Unknown
Feb. 28, 2014 Blog: Secretary's Column: Another Step Forward Towards a Healthier Next Generation Thomas Vilsack Unknown
Feb. 28, 2014 USDA Finalizes Changes to the WIC Program, Expanding Access to Healthy Fruits and Vegetables, Whole Grains, and Low-Fat Dairy for Women, Infants, and Children Thomas Vilsack Washington, DC
Feb. 27, 2014 Remarks by the President on "My Brother's Keeper" Initiative Pres. Barack Obama Unknown
Feb. 24, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at NGA Meeting Joseph Biden Washington, DC
Feb. 24, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at NGA Meeting Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
Feb. 22, 2014 Weekly Address: Time to Lift the Minimum Wage and Give America a Raise Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
Feb. 20, 2014 Remarks by the President at DGA Dinner Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
Feb. 19, 2014 $150M Ready to Work Partnership Grant Competition to Help Those Facing Long-Term Unemployment Return to Work Announced by US Labor Department Thomas Perez Washington, DC
Feb. 11, 2014 Blog: Attorney General Holder Marks 20th Anniversary of Historic Executive Order on Environmental Justice Eric Holder Washington, DC
Feb. 7, 2014 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: Jobs Report and Unemployment Thomas Perez Unknown
Feb. 6, 2014 Remarks of Secretary Shaun Donovan at the National Association of Home Builders' Board of Directors Meeting Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
Feb. 2, 2014 FOX "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript: Affordable Care Out Website and the Benghazi Attack Pres. Barack Obama Unknown
Jan. 31, 2014 Remarks by the President on Long-Term Unemployment Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
Jan. 31, 2014 Statement of Secretary Jacob J. Lew on Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day Jacob Lew Washington, DC
Jan. 28, 2014 President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
Jan. 24, 2014 Blog: Secretary's Column: The Building Blocks for a Healthier America Thomas Vilsack Unknown
Jan. 16, 2014 Remarks By Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, South Florida Economic Summit Thomas Perez Miami, FL
Jan. 15, 2014 Remarks of Secretary Shaun Donovan at the Local Initiatives Support Corporation/Police Foundation "Safe Streets, Strong Communities" Symposium Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
Jan. 15, 2014 Blog: 3 Out of 4 Americans Agree: It's Time to Raise the Wage Thomas Perez Washington, DC
Jan. 15, 2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Delivers Remarks at Detroit Economic Club Penny Pritzker Washington, DC
Jan. 11, 2014 Weekly Address: Ensuring 2014 is a Year of Action to Grow the Economy Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
Jan. 10, 2014 Blog: A New Food, Farm and Jobs Bill to Fight Hunger Here at Home Thomas Vilsack Unknown
Jan. 10, 2014 Statement of Labor Secretary Perez on December Employment Numbers Thomas Perez Washington, DC
Jan. 10, 2014 HUD Awards $16.3 Million to Hundreds of Public Housing Authorities to Promote Family Self-Sufficiency Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
Jan. 9, 2014 Blog: The Promise of Promise Zones Shaun Donovan Washington, DC
Jan. 9, 2014 Remarks by the President on Promise Zones Pres. Barack Obama Washington, DC
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