Thomas Perez

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Name: Thomas Perez
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Sens. Collins, King Support Request for Trade Adjustment Assistance for Displaced Workers from Old Town Fuel and Fiber

WASHINGTON, D.C.- In a letter sent today, U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King urged Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez to approve a Petition for Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) for the 200 workers at Old Town Fuel and Fiber, who have been displaced ... [Published Noodls - 3 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Wednesday federal headlines - August 27, 2014

Monday - Friday, 6-9 a.m.Hosts Tom Temin and Emily Kopp bring you the latest news affecting the federal community each weekday morning, featuring interviews with top government executives and contractors. Listen live from 6 to 9 a.m. or download archived ... [Published Federal News Radio 1500 AM - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Issa Attacks Labor Department's Elevator Posters, PR Contests

The top House Republican oversight chief has blasted the Labor Department for “frivolously” spending tax dollars on public relations contests, inspirational elevator posters and a trip to a New York awards ceremony.Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., chairman ... [Published Government Executive - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

GOP leader says Labor Dept. is wasting tax money

The chairman of a House panel is asking Labor Secretary Thomas Perez to turn over to Congress documents and information he alleges will show "a pattern of wasteful spending and…Click to Continue » ... [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Comment on Hart: Budget weakens NMC’s ability to meet growing needs by News travels fast

Last Thursday, the Senate left the Northern Marianas College with $100,000 less than what the House appropriated in its budget plan—a decrease that “considerably weakens” the college’s effort to meet local work and educational needs, according to Dr. ... [Published Saipan Tribune - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

GEORGIA NCP : Roundtable on Technical College Grant Funds Held

MACON, Ga. , Aug. 22 -- Central Georgia Technical College issued the following news release:Congressman Sanford D. Bishop , Jr. (GA-02) led a roundtable discussion at Georgia Power in Atlanta that was teleconferenced to Central Georgia Technical College ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Albany Tech. shows off what they've done with grant money

is a reporter for FOX 31.Read more: Local, Albany Tech. Shows Off what They've Done with Grant Moneysave0Friday the U.S. Secretary of Labor, Thomas Perez, held a teleconference in Atlanta with Albany Tech. officials and engineering students back in Albany ... [Published WFXL - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

US Labor Secretary Pushes Minimum Wage Increase On Pre-Labor Day Tour

U. S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez Friday wrapped up a week-long Pre-Labor Day tour in Atlanta with speech to the Atlanta Regional Commission.As heard on the radioSpeaking to a crowd that included U. S. Democratic Representative John Lewis,  Perez compared ... [Published WABE - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 2 reports

Job Corps Celebrates 50 Years Helping Low-Income Youths

Audio for this story from Morning Edition will be available at approximately 9:00 a.m. ET. The federal program has centers across the country that provide education and vocational training. Kelly McEvers talks to Labor Secretary Thomas Perez about how ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Chamber hosts U.S. Secretary of Labor

“This new generation of Americans, Canadians and Mexicans need to talk to each other, learn from each other."— Hon. Carlos Sada , Mexcian Consul General in Los Angeles, talking about how education reform can be used to deepen integration of the three ... [Published Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 4 reports

U.S. Labor Secretary stops by Cleveland to talk about job trends

On Air News Classical Loading...Economy and BusinessThursday, August 21, 2014 Secretary Perez says while last month was bad for Ohio, the state as a whole is doing wellStory by BRIAN BULL   U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez spoke in Cleveland today. ... [Published WKSU - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

5 things you need to know about U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez' speech today at the City Club

U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez is scheduled to speak at the City Club of Cleveland today as part of his cross country pre-Labor Day tour. Among the topics he is scheduled to discuss are long-term unemployment and raising the federal minimum wage. ... [Published Business - cleveland.com - Aug 21 2014]

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"One month doesn’t make a trend," Perez says. "and you look at ohio over the last 12 months, clearly moving in the right direction. the overall unemployment rate i think is 5.7 percent. and manufacturing is outperforming the nation, and the nation is doing well. and by the way, these are good middle-class jobs.”"
...access to affordable treatment for mental and substance use disorders," said Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, upon passage of the final parity rules. "these rules will increase access to mental health and substance abuse treatment, prohibit discriminatory practices and increase health plan transparency. ultimately, they'll provide greater opportunities for affordable, accessible, effective treatment to americans who need it."
"keep up the good work. how long have you been in the program?" Secretary Perez said to students and faculty

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Sens. Collins, King Support Request for Trade A... [Published Noodls - 3 hours ago]
Rep. Issa slams Labor for frivolous spending on... [Published Federal News Radio 1500 AM - 13 hours ago]
Wednesday federal headlines - August 27, 2014 [Published Federal News Radio 1500 AM - 14 hours ago]
Michaud Calls for Displaced Old Town Workers to... [Published Congressman Mike Michaud - Aug 27 2014]
Department of Labor Spends $2,637 Each Week on ... [Published National Review - Aug 26 2014]
Issa Attacks Labor Department's Elevator Poster... [Published Government Executive - Aug 26 2014]
GOP leader says Labor Dept. is wasting tax money [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Aug 26 2014]
Labor Department Spent $2,627 a Week on Propaga... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Aug 26 2014]
Comment on Hart: Budget weakens NMC’s ability ... [Published Saipan Tribune - Aug 26 2014]
Atlanta jobs agency gets full-time boss, will i... [Published Creative Loafing - Aug 25 2014]
GEORGIA NCP : Roundtable on Technical College G... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 23 2014]
Albany Tech. shows off what they've done with g... [Published WFXL - Aug 23 2014]
Jefferson County Sheriff's Department [Published State Journal - Aug 23 2014]
US Labor Secretary Pushes Minimum Wage Increase... [Published WABE - Aug 22 2014]
Albany groups hear from Bishop on educational f... [Published WALB 10 - Aug 22 2014]
Job Corps Celebrates 50 Years Helping Low-Incom... [Published Austin American Statesman - Aug 22 2014]
Job Corps Celebrates 50 Years Helping Low-Incom... [Published NPR - Aug 22 2014]
Holder’s Lynch Mob in Ferguson [Published Frontpagemag.com - Aug 22 2014]
Chamber hosts U.S. Secretary of Labor [Published Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce - Aug 22 2014]
U.S. Labor Secretary stops by Cleveland to talk... [Published WKSU - Aug 22 2014]
How to Tell If Your Health Insurance Covers Men... [Published Lifehacker - Aug 21 2014]
U.S. Labor Secretary Visits Cleveland [Published IdeaStream - Aug 21 2014]
U.S. economy adding better jobs, not just... [Published MSNBC - Aug 21 2014]
5 things you need to know about U.S. Labor Secr... [Published Business - cleveland.com - Aug 21 2014]
US Secretary of Labor to visit Atlanta [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Aug 21 2014]
Labor Secretary Perez Visits Memphis [Published Memphis Flyer - Aug 21 2014]
Hunger is a national – and local – problem [Published Mountain Press - Aug 21 2014]
Secretary Perez Visits Memphis On Pre-Labor Day... [Published MyFox Memphis - Aug 21 2014]
Guidance on transgender bias issued for federal... [Published Business Insurance - Aug 20 2014]
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Labor Department Spent $2,627 a Week on Propaga... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Aug 26 2014]
Congress is investigating misuse of taxpayer dollars at the Labor Department, including propaganda elevator posters that cost $2,627 a week to produce. The posters—including one that featured former Secretary Hilda Solis carrying a bullhorn, rallying ...
5 things you need to know about U.S. Labor Secr... [Published Business - cleveland.com - Aug 21 2014]
U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez is scheduled to speak at the City Club of Cleveland today as part of his cross country pre-Labor Day tour. Among the topics he is scheduled to discuss are long-term unemployment and raising the federal minimum wage. ...
White House: State, Local Minimum-Wage Efforts ... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Aug 12 2014]
Stymied by Congress on efforts to lift the federal minimum wage, Obama administration officials on Tuesday touted state and local pay-floor increases as having the potential to boost the broader economy. A new White House report found that by ...
White House touts achievements on raising minim... [Published CNN Political Ticker - Aug 12 2014]
(CNN) - With much of the focus in Washington centered on foreign policy issues, the White House is touting a domestic issue that’s been central component of the Democrats’ messaging in 2014 - raising the federal minimum wage. The administration released ...
Listen to your employees, says Labor Dept. chief [Published NEI SmartBrief - Aug 04 2014]
Listening is a vital skill for any leader, says Labor Secretary Thomas Perez.  - More -  ...
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Labor Secretary Reacts to the Jobs Report [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - Aug 01 2014]
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Labor Secretary on the April Jobs Report [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - May 02 2014]
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