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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 (05:01 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/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