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May 9, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Affordable Housing and the Purple Line (VIDEO)

Affordable housing continues to be a top priority for county officials. This week, over 400 community leaders and housing advocates gathered for the 24th Annual Housing Conference and Labor Secretary Tom Perez said the conference was about the Purple Line. Lorna Virgili reports. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its […]

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December 20, 2014 | Krista Brick

Two Cabinet Secretaries Visit Montgomery College’s Germantown Campus (VIDEO)

Cabinet Secretaries of Labor and Commerce visited Montgomery College’s Germantown campus to hear about cybersecurity career pathways and the federal grant program at the school. Montgomery College’s Carolina Galeano reports. Visit our PEG partner MCTV10 (Montgomery College Television program schedule) to see more Montgomery College Television.

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December 9, 2014 | Krista Brick

U.S. Secretaries of Labor and Commerce to Visit Montgomery College

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker are scheduled to visit Montgomery College’s Germantown campus Wednesday to talk about a $15 million federal grant to 14 community colleges in Maryland. Government leaders converge on the Germantown Campus to discuss the Department of Labor’s Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career […]

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July 28, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Attorney General Holder, Labor Secretary Perez, and CE Leggett Tour Jail (VIDEOS)

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez and Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett toured the Montgomery County Correctional Facility on July 28 in Boyds. The visit by the Obama administration officials was to highlight the programs going on inside the jail to help the inmates learn skills and get jobs when they […]

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May 23, 2014 | Staff Writer

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County High School Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation ceremonies for Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) begin today and continue through June 12. More than 10,000 MCPS students are expected to receive their diplomas during commencement ceremonies. MCPS is inviting parents and students to share photos of graduation via email and on Twitter. Several political leaders will be speaking at MCPS graduations, including […]

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September 13, 2013 | Staff Writer

Leggett Honors U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez (Video)

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett presents U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez with the Public Service Award at the Hispanic Gala, which was held at The Fillmore on Sept. 12. You can listen to their remarks in this MyMCMedia extra:

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March 18, 2013 | Staff Writer

Perez Nominated as U.S. Secretary of Labor (Video)

Video of President Barack Obama Nominating Tom Perez for Secretary of Labor Governor Martin O’Malley today issued the following statement on President Barack Obama’s nomination of Thomas Perez as U.S. Secretary of Labor: “I am pleased that President Obama has nominated Tom Perez for U.S. Secretary of Labor. Tom served as a valuable and outstanding […]

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