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Secretary Hilda L. Solis and agency heads to discuss U.S. Labor Department's fiscal year 2011 budget through live Web chat on Monday, Feb. 1
Jan 28, 2010 (03:01 PM EST)


WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis and agency heads will unveil the U.S. Department of Labor's fiscal year 2011 budget request during a live Web chat on Monday, Feb. 1.

WHO: Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis

Labor Department agency heads

WHAT: U.S. Department of Labor budget rollout via a live, two-hour Web chat

WHERE: Visit http://www.dol.gov/dol/budget for instructions and to participate.

WHEN: Monday, Feb. 1

12:30 p.m. EST Introductory video presentations to be posted

12:45 p.m. EST Press, stakeholders and members of the general public may begin submitting questions via e-mail, Twitter and telephone

1 to 2 p.m. EST Live chat with Secretary Solis

2 to 2:30 p.m. EST Live question-answer session on workforce investment with:

Assistant Secretary for Veterans' Employment and Training  Ray Jefferson

Assistant Secretary for Disability Employment Policy  Kathleen Martinez

Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training  Jane Oates

2:30 to 3 p.m. EST Live question-answer session on worker protections with:

Assistant Secretary for Employee Benefits Security  Phyllis C. Borzi

Assistant Secretary for Mine Safety and Health  Joseph A. Main

Assistant Secretary for Occupational Safety and Health  David Michaels

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Labor-Management Standards  John Lund

Acting Deputy Solicitor Deborah Greenfield

Deputy Undersecretary for International Labor Affairs  Sandra Polaski

Acting Wage and Hour Division Administrator Nancy J. Leppink

Director of Federal Contract Compliance Programs  Patricia A. Shiu

SOURCE U.S. Department of Labor