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July 30, 2014 - 2:30pm
President Johnson signs the Civil Rights Act of 1964 Earlier this month, we as a nation celebrated the 50th anniversary of the signing of the... Read Full Article
July 29, 2014 - 5:29pm
Editor’s note: As we continue to post Job Corps stories in honor of its 50th anniversary, we want to hear from you. Submit your story... Read Full Article
July 29, 2014 - 3:32pm
Lucy Coffey’s dream of visiting Washington, D.C. came true this weekend. The 108-year-old San Antonio, Texas native arrived with an Honor Flight from... Read Full Article
July 29, 2014 - 11:08am
Labor Secretary Tom Perez is traveling with Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Toledo, Ohio, today to see first-hand model programs and partnerships... Read Full Article
July 28, 2014 - 8:00am
Formerly homeless Veteran James Mobley (left) works full-time at the same VA domiciliary in Dublin, Ga., where he spent nearly a year in recovery. (... Read Full Article
July 25, 2014 - 1:28pm
Medal of Honor recipient Ryan Pitts was surrounded by fellow paratroopers from 2nd Platoon, Chosen Company, 173rd Airborne during a media roundtable... Read Full Article
July 25, 2014 - 12:09pm
Meet Deric. Deric Richardson had been out of work for over a year. He had a GED and a Microsoft Office certificate, but needed an opportunity to... Read Full Article
July 24, 2014 - 4:17pm
Since Labor Secretary Tom Perez arrived one year ago this week, he has referred to the Department of Labor as the “Department of Opportunity.” He... Read Full Article
July 24, 2014 - 1:33pm
Editor’s note: The following post by Bill Nemitz originally ran as an column in the Portland Press Herald. View the original here. Jim... Read Full Article
July 23, 2014 - 1:38pm
Exactly one year ago today, I raised my right hand and was sworn in as U.S. Secretary of Labor. Every day since, I have been grateful for the... Read Full Article