Shutting Out Solis and Organized Labor

March 2009
Progressive Populist;3/1/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p14
The article focuses on the confirmation of the nomination of Democratic U.S. representative from California Hilda Solis, as the labor secretary for the U.S. President Barack Obama's administration. It notes that conservative obstructions from Senate Republicans and civic groups caused the delay of Solis' confirmation. The perspectives of the government for the Department of Labor, as well as the plans of Solis for her appointment are also discussed.


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