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Fillichio, Carl -OPA 
From: Fillichio, Carl -CPA 
Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2012 8:30 
To: Brundage, Amy; shannon_i_gilson@who.eop.gov 
Subject: you get this from DOL every week? happy subscribe you both. you are having trouble viewing this newsletter, please 

Medal Freedom for 

Huerta 
Dolores Huerta, cofounder the 
National Farm Workers Association and civil rights pioneer, received the Presidential Medal Freedom May 29. 
Judge Affirms OSHA SeaWorld Citations administrative law judge has upheld the Occupational Safety and Health Administration citations issued against SeaWorld Florida LLC following the death one their trainers SeaWorld Orlando February 2010. SeaWorld had contested the citations before the independent Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission, which held two weeks hearings last year. The commission issued the ruling May 30. "This win for the employees SeaWorld. OSHA's intent has been ensure the safety and health employees who work with the corporation's killer 
secretary labor for occupational safety and health. "Within days after the judge's order becomes final, the company will now have abate the hazards, workers will not have risk their lives their jobs." 
Champion for the Futures Farmworker Children 
Secretary Solis was honored May the Association rmworker Opportunity Programs, which presented her with the Champion for the Futures Farmworker Children Award. The award recognized her commitment improving the lives farmworkers around the country through education and training. AFOP promotes better living and working conditions for farmworkers providing job training, supportive services and housing assistance more than 20,000 migrant and seasonal farmworkers each year. "The AFOP and the Labor Department share interest helping migrant and seasonal farmworkers earn living with dignity and respect," said Secretary Solis. honored 

Raised single mother Stockton, Calif. Huerta experienced the conditions faced many migrant farm workers young girl. Her accomplishments include the founding the United Farm Workers America with Cesar Chavez and securing basic rights for California farmworkers and their families. "Huerta's lifetime advocacy behalf the underserved and exploited minorities makes her role model and source inspiration," said Secretary Solis. "She widely considered the most Influential and accomplished Latina union organizer American history." Huerta was inducted into the Department Labor's Hall Honor earlier this month the United Farm Workers convention Bakersfield, 
Calif. 

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lob Training Maryland 
View the Slideshow 
Oates Leadership Forum 
Assistant Secretary Labor for Employment and Training Jane Oates attended the 2012 National Leadership Forum for the Career and Technical 
receive this award and commend the AFOP its good 
work." 

Read the News Release 
National News 

$26 Million Jobs Accelerator Challenge 
Announced 
The department's 
Employment and Training 
Administration one 
six federal funding 
partners for the third 
round the Advanced Manufacturing Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge, $26 million effort foster job creation through public-private partnerships. "The Jobs Accelerator Challenge one way the federal government helping support the manufacturing industry, vital source middle-class jobs," said Secretary Solis. "The innovative products developed result this federal grant program will help our economy maintain its global competitive advantage, while also creating jobs home." The Jobs Accelerator Challenge was announced May 29, and approximately projects are expected chosen through competitive interagency grant process. The deadline for applications July 
Read Happened onthe Hill All-Out Effort Support the Troops 
The department using new legislation and existing programs and resources help transitioning military personnel "obtain meaningful careers, maximize their employment opportunities, and protect their employment rights," Deputy Assistant Secretary Labor for Veterans' Employment and Training Service Ismael Ortiz told the House Veterans Affairs Committee May 31. the most recent program year, more than million veterans were given training and employment support through departmental funding 2,800 One-Stop career centers, said. Under the recently enacted VOW Hire Heroes Act, the Departments Labor and Veterans Affairs have established the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program for unemployed veterans aged 60. Ortiz told the committee that the department and other agencies are fully 

Education Foundation held Union 
Station Washington, D.C. Oates 
remarks focused the importance employer-recognized credentials for job training programs, the value summer 
jobs for young people help them gain important early career and life skills, and highlighted the number online tools available for job seekers find the right job training opportunity. 
Learn More About Summer Jobs+ 
Visit Skills Future" 
Solis Meets First Woman Lead Rural Letter Carriers 

Secretary Solis welcomed Jeanette Dwyer, the first woman president the National Rural Letter Carriers' Association, the department this week. The 107-year-old NRLCA one four Postal Service unions and the only craft with majority female membership. 
During their meeting, Solis expressed her appreciation for the close working relationship between the NRLCA and the Labor Department over the years. They also spoke about the future rural postal delivery, the NRLCA continuing membership growth, and how proposed changes postal delivery service may impact its members. 
Safety, Health Alliance Denver 
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Mexican Consulate Denver formed alliance last week enhance workplace safety and health for Mexican and other Spanish-speaking workers Colorado and eastern Montana. "With the signing this alliance, welcome the unique opportunity join the Mexican Consulate emphasizing safety and health high-risk industries," said Greg Baxter, OSHA's regional administrator Denver. part the alliance, OSHA and the consulate will work collaboratively develop training and education programs for workers general industry and construction with emphasis fall, 
committed supporting veterans the civilian labor market. 
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International Scene 
International Trade, Impact Jobs 
Secretary Solis met with Inter-American Development Bank United States Executive Director Gustavo Arnavat and Under Secretary Commerce for International Trade Francisco Sanchez May discuss international trade and its impact U.S. jobs. Increased trade throughout the region can help boost the number jobs America and !DB's business partners can play important role getting unemployed Americans back work. Solis, along with Assistant Secretary Labor for Employment and Training Jane Oates, also spoke about President Obama's call streamline the workforce system help employers find trained workers. This includes efforts connect !DB's businesses and employers the local workforce system that part the national One-Stop Career Center network. 
News You Can Use 
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Temperatures are the rise, 
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Occupational Safety and Health Administration has mobile application designed keep outdoor 109.i-F 
workers safe. part OSHA's nationwide campaign prevent heat-related illnesses, the OSHA Heat Safety Tool available for iPhone and Android platforms and allows workers view the risk level for outdoor work based the heat index their area. Then, with simple "click," workers and employers are reminded about the protective measures that should taken, such drinking enough fluids, scheduling rest breaks, planning for emergencies, gradually increasing the workload for new workers, training heat illness signs and symptoms, and monitoring each other for signs and symptoms heat-related illness. Available English and Spanish, vital safety information available whenever and wherever that everyone can take precautions, work productively and beat the heat! 
Download the Mobile 

electrical, caught in/between and "struck by" hazards, well employee rights and employer responsibilities the workplace. 
View the Slideshow 
Revving Auto Communities 
The Office Recovery for Auto 
Communities and Workers launching 
joint initiative with the Environmental 
Protection Agency and the Mayors 
Automotive Coalition connect local 
automotive communities with federal, 
state and local resources clean and 
revitalize closed automotive plants. Jay 
Williams, director ORACW, met with 
local mayors, federal partners and 
community representatives this week 
Buena Vista, Mich., the first four
part series "Auto Community 
Revitalization Roundtable" meetings. 
"Bringing these key stakeholders from the 
local, regional, state and federal levels 
the table can result more robust 
dialogue, and therefore lead more 
efficient solutions, both the short term 
and the long term," Williams said. 
Additional roundtable discussions will take 
place this summer Anderson, Ind.; 
Lansing and Flint, Mich.; and Walton Hills, 
Ohio. 
Maxwell CBTU Convention 
Mary Beth Maxwell, deputy chief staff Secretary Solis, addressed approximately 400 delegates and guests the 2012 Convention the Coalition Black Trade Unionists St. Louis May 25. her remarks, Maxwell highlighted the work CBTU promoting community benefit agreements that help ensure underserved communities have access good jobs with career pathways. The 2012 convention included several tributes the late Addie Wyatt, the original chairperson the CBTU Women's Committee. Wyatt was recently inducted into the department's Hall Honor for her extraordinary contributions the labor, civil rights and women's movements. 
Protecting Rights 

The Office Federal Contract 
Compliance 
Programs protects 
the rights all 
American workers, including citizens who 
may have made mistakes their past. 
Michele Hodge, regional director for the 
mid-Atlantic region, provided that 
reminder the recent 2012 Mid-Atlantic 
Behavioral Health Conference held 
Annapolis, Md. The event was attended 
approximately 100 behavioral health-care 
professionals, state and federal agencies, 
and community-based organizations the 
region. Participants focused ways 
provide help formerly incarcerated 
persons, such legal aid, wellness 
support and mental preparedness for 
acclimating back into society's mainstream 
and joining the workforce. 

Learn More About OFCCP 
Green Scene: Boston Women's 
Bureau Links STEM and Green 
The Women's Bureau regional staff Boston participated the Southeastern 
Massachusetts STEM Expo "Envision Your 
Future" May Bridgewater State University. More than 750 students, teachers and guests attended the Expo and workshops. The Women's Bureau showcased its "Why Green Your Color" guide, providing students with information Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) careers linked green careers. The event was funded STEM Connect though the Massachusetts Department Education. Other participants included the National Aeronautic and Space Administration, Federal Aviation Administration and local businesses. 
Upcoming Deadlines Events 

Calendar Highlight EBSA Compliance Assistance Seminar 
The Employee Benefits Security Administration will host retirement plan compliance assistance seminar Boston June The seminar designed help small business representing Ramsey County's District from 2002-2011. her remarks, Moua said her experiences highlight the trajectory the AAPI community. From being born bamboo hut Laos, moving the United States age overcoming and enduring family hardship and racial stereotypes, attending college and becoming lawyer, Moua's life has been one strength, courage, and determination. she rose become leader the AAPI community, she learned that "being the table" matters voice for those who are voiceless and those who have struggled. Moua closed with memorable words from her mother, "Over time, someone might not like you because what you look like, but they will respect you because who you are." 
DOL Working for You 
Job Corps Grad Hit the Open Road 

Darius Phillips, who grew poor Jacksonville, Fla., said tried avoid trouble while reaching for his dream of. being the open road. enrolled the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center Greenville, Ky., seeking "to make better future for myself and family. Phillips received his high school GED the center while completing commercial driving and heavy equipment training. about begin work trucker for the nation's largest refrigerated carrier, headquartered Utah. Phillips' advice Job Corps students "stay focused what you want accomplish and not let anything get your way. 
New Yorker Finds Work Through Disability Initiative 
Morgan Femina overcame his disability reach high academic levels, including master's public policy and health care administration. Despite his achievements, was "frustrated" when his resume failed produce worthwhile job offers. Femina sought help New York State One-Stop, where received professional career guidance and job coaching through the Disability Employment Initiative funded the department well benefits afforded the Social Security Administration's Ticket Work program. Interviews soon followed and now works for local organization helping others with disabilities. Femina said the guidance got helped him "deal with the ups and owners understand their fiduciary 

responsibilities when operating 
private sector retirement plans. 

More Information 
EBSA -COBRA Compliance Workshop 

June
EBSA -Getting Right ... Know Your Fiduciary Responsibilities 
June New
EBSA -Health Benefits Laws Compliance Assistance Seminar 

EBSA -HIPAA and Affordable 
Care Act Compliance Workshop 

OASAM -Vendor Outreach 
Session 
June
OFCCP -AAP Development Preparing for Desk Audit 

June Los
OFCCP -The ABC's the AAP -Los 
OFCCP -Beyond the Written AAP 

OFCCP -Building Community and Veteran Partnerships 

OFCCP -Community Based 

Education Outreach OLMS found the union failed hold mandatory elections. officers within three years required law. 

trial resulting from investigation the Wage and Hour OFCCP -Service and Supply Division that found violations the overtime provisions Compliance Assistance Seminar the Fair Labor Standards Act. During the trial, the for First Time Contractors department alleged that the company's drivers failed 
meet exemption the FLSA under the Motor Carrier Act June 19-20 -DC pears and cherries sold other states and overseas. Read the News Release 

Follow USDOL twH:::er 
Twitter Updates 

for providing overtime compensation some employees who operate motor vehicles public highways interstate commerce. The court found that the employees question did not qualify for the exemption and should have been paid overtime. R.M. International Inc. headquartered Portland and provides truck testing services Freightliner, Portland truck manufacturer and division DaimlerChrysler. 
Read the Release 
Grower Fined for Providing Substandard Housing Migrant Workers Washington state agricultural employer has agreed pay $11,100 penalties following investigation the Wage and Hour Division. Azzano Orchards Omak, Wash., provided migrant workers with housing units poor repair and unsanitary. Units were not inspected prior use, required, and did not have adequate drainage, safe wiring and lighting, fire extinguishers. Some did not have windows. The employer failed disclose workers rates pay, periods employment, crops harvested and other conditions. The grower farms and harvests apples, 
Employers Kansas, Idaho Earn OSHA 'Stars' 
Companies Kansas and Idaho have been recognized 
"star" workplaces for safety and health the Occupational 
Safety and Health Administration. NuStar Energy-Central 
East Region Wichita, Kan., was designated "star," the highest honor OSHA's Voluntary Protection Programs. 
J.R. Simplot Co. Conda Pump Station Soda Springs, Idaho, also was approved for continued participation its Voluntary Protection Programs the "star" level. The Conda Pump Station originally was approved "star" site 1996 and has maintained that status since. 

Read the Kansas News Release 
Read the Idaho News Release 
Chicken Processor Faces $67,600 Proposed Fines Consultants Ltd., doing business Murray's Chickens, has been cited the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for eight alleged violations workplace safety and health standards the company's South Fallsburg, N.Y., chicken processing facility. Among the violations, OSHA found deficiencies the facility's hazardous energy control, "lockout/tagout" program, which designed prevent machinery from unintentionally starting during maintenance. Proposed fines total $67,600. 

U.S. Department Labor, Frances Perkins Building, 200 Constitution Ave., NW, Washington, 20210 Telephone: 1-866-4-USA-DOL (1-866-487-2365) (1-866-487-2365) TTY: 1-877-889-5627 

Fillichio, Carl OPA
From:  Fillichio, Carl -OPA  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:58  
To:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit think need issue release today ... fine it's the same what casa sending out, but good have come from well. 
Think DOL should touch base with Tiempo, Wash Hispanic and the Archdiocese paper (cannot remember the 
name). they cannot attend, need find out how late Thursday morning they can accept photos from us. 
Definitely need for call local Spanish radio and ... would not hurt call the Spanish language networks and wire services (Charlie, etc). 
Would worth calling Baltimore Spanish media 
Barr Young should call David Montgomery the Washington Post. 
Someone MUST follow with the local daybooks 
Not bad idea call the local English language news assignment desks the morning, and just make sure they are 
aware 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:43 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit just spoke with Susana the press POC Casa-she will calling all the Spanish outlets (radio,tv, and print). She asked could take charge reaching out English press?? personally think it's okay the Spanish outlets hear from well. One may have contact with reporter Susana may not. Your thoughts? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Did you get press list from Casa's communication staff? yes, can you please share with us? And you are too busy happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 
Sonia 

From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14
To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA;Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA 
Subject: FW: Details for Casa Maryland visit 

Here's the info have for tomorrow's event: 
RE: Secretary Solis will touring the Casa Maryland's Welcome Center, participating stakeholder Roundtable 

Details: 
Time line= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour Uob training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director Attendees=TBD (including recent graduates, teachers, and Casa Maryland staff) 
From: Tom, Philip -OSEC Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, Carrianna -OCIA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC Subject: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. located shopping center and the site the largest corner for day laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-646-6097 work out the advance details. 
What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 
Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 
What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 202-281 -8029 (mobile) 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Thursday, May 31, 2012 3:58  
To:  Bailey, Andy -OPA Botwin, Sharon -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA  
Subject:  CASA Maryland photos/captions  

Andy, the number photo not there, please delete the photo from the slideshow. 
dolcontentdev 
Photo Secretary Solis with staff from the CASA Maryland's Prince George's Welcome Center 
Hyattsville, Maryland-during tour one the job training facilities the location. 
Photo Secretary Solis visits training facility CASA Maryland, where Hispanic men and women are 
learning construction related skills. 
Photo Secretary Solis and student (to the Secretary Solis' right) who entering the field construction, 
and talks about the opportunities CASA Maryland offers people that want start career. CASA 
Maryland's executive director Gustavo Torres (to the Secretary's left), listens the conversation. 
Photo Secretary Labor, Hilda Solis, talks about job training programs funded the U.S. Labor Department such the curriculum CASA Maryland Hyattsville, Maryland. 
Photo More than people listen closely Secretary Solis' remarks job training programs, and job safety during visit CASA Maryland Hyattsville. 
Photo Secretary Solis holds conversation with members from the Latino community-they discuss jobs, training programs, and immigration. 
Photo 11: Members from the Latino community Hyatsville, Maryland have the opportunity pose questions the Secretary Labor while the press listens-in. 
Photo 12: Members from the Latino community Hyatsville, Maryland have the opportunity pose questions the Secretary Labor while the press listens-in. 
Photo 13: Secretary Solis takes questions from the various press outlets. 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent  Thursday, May 31, 2012 9:44  
To:  Botwin, Sharon -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland  
Hyattsville, Md. -YES SUDESHOW PLEASE  

Will do. I'm working press release now and will get the slideshow next. Count it. 
From: Botwin, Sharon -OPA Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2012 9:43 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA Subject: Fw: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland Hyattsville, Md. -YES SUDESHOW PLEASE 
Emilia please edit and send captions. Thanks Sharon 
From: Enderson, Alan -OPA CTR Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2012 09:16 To: Botwin, Sharon -OPA; McCarthy, Edward -OPA CTR; Bailey, Andy -OPA Subject: RE: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland Hyattsville, Md. -YES SUDESHOW PLEASE 

Alan Enderson Office Public Affairs 202-693-657 
From: Botwin, Sharon -OPA Sent: Wed 5/30/2012 7:38 To: Enderson, Alan -OPA CTR; McCarthy, Edward -OPA CTR; Bailey, Andy -OPA Subject: FW: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland Hyattsville, Md. -YES SUDESHOW PLEASE 
---Original Message---
From: Shawn Moore 

To: Bailey, Andy-OPA Enderson, Alan -OPA CTR; Fabiano, GaryN -OPA CTR; Botwin, Sharon -OPA; Johnson, Treci -OPA; Moore, Shawn -OP Hankin, Stanley -OP 
Subject: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland Hyattsville, Md. set Flickr 

Barr,  -OPA  
From:  Botwin, Sharon -OPA  
Sent:  Thursday, May 31, 2012 9:43  
To:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA  
Subject:  Fw: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland  
Hyattsville, Md. -YES SUDESHOW PLEASE  

Emilia please edit and send captions. Thanks Sharon 
From: Enderson, Alan -OPA CTR sent: Thursday, May 31, 2012 09:16 To: Botwin, Sharon -OPA; McCarthy, Edward -OPA CTR; Bailey, Andy -OPA Subject: RE: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland Hyattsville, Md. -YES SUDESHOW PLEASE 

Alan Enderson Office Public Affairs 202-693-657 
From: Botwin, Sharon -OPA sent: Wed 5/30/2012 7:38 To: Enderson, Alan -OPA CTR; McCarthy, Edward -OPA CTR; Bailey, Andy -OPA Subject: FW: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland Hyattsville, Md. -YES SUDESHOW PLEASE 
-----Original Message---From: Shawn Moore Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 6:50 To: Bailey, Andy -OPA Enderson, Alan -OPA CTR; Fabiano, Gary -OPA CTR; Botwin, Sharon -OPA; Johnson, Treci -OPA; Moore, Shawn -OP Hankin, Stanley -OP 

Subject: Labor Secretary Hilda Solis tour and discuss job training CASA Maryland Hyattsville, Md. set Flickr 

Barr,  -OPA  
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 4:34  
To:  Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young,  
Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  CASA Maryland  

Dear OPA colleagues, Secretary Solis asked thank everyone for helping make this great eventconsidering the short notice! She was very happy with the turnout. Thank you everyone! you come across any news clips feel free share them. Gracias! Below photo took with phone (some people had earphones because they needed translation). 
Fyi, after the roundtable, the Secretary did 1-1s with NPR, Univ, Telem, Hispan TV, and gaggle with radio outlets. The following press showed up: 

 	
NPR 

 	
Gazette 

 	
FoxTV 

outlets 

 	
Totimex newswire 

 	
Baltimore Latino newspaper 

 	
Washington Hispanic newspaper 

 	
CNN radio Spanish 

 Red Hispana -Secretary Solis did interview over the phone (program airs 100+ radios stations nationwide) 

 	
Univision local (going live from CASA 6:00pm today); Univision national using sound-bite entire story 

 	
Telemundo local 

 	
TelesurTV 

 	
Hispan 

--Original Message -From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 02:58 

To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA Cc: Bright, Cortney -OSEC Subject: Re: CASA 
Present: 
CNN radio spanish Univ national and local Telemundo local Washington Hispanic 
TelesurTV NPR Hispan Fox Gazette 
---Original Message ---From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 :53 

To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA Subject: CASA 
Univision nation and local are here. They're going live from here. Fox also here. 

Barr,
OPA 

From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:22  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today looked and the closest metro station seems the Silver Springs stop, but would need travel 5.4 miles the location. 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:06 To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 

Telemundo (probably will there UnivsionlV Azteca America Tele SurlV Hispan 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:08  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

No, don't know but that's easy find the internet. 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:06 To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio Telemundo (probably will there UnivsionlV Azteca America Tele SurlV HispanlV 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:06  
To:  Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander,  
Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nuev'a Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion Azteca America Tele Sur Hispan 

Barr,
OPA 

From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, 
Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion Azteca America Tele Sur Hispan 

Barr,  -OPA  
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50  
To:  Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young,  
Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion Azteca America Tele Sur Hispan 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Koebel, Tiffany -OPA  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:12  
To:  Uddyback-Fortson, Lenore -OPA; Hawkins, Joanna -OPA; Pegues, Jermaine -OPA  
Cc:  Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Kaplan, Jennifer -OPA; Botwin, Sharon -OPA; Barr, Stephen  
OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia  
OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA; Johnson, Treci -OPA  
Subject:  Secretary Maryland Visit Advisory CLEARED FOR IMMEDIATE ISSUANCE  
Attachments:  PHI-OPA-12-1109-Secretary Maryland Advisory (2).doc  
Importance:  High  

The attached media advisory for the secretary's visit Hyattsville, Md., has been approved Steve and cleared for immediate issuance. 
Emilia the contact. issuing our local radiotrV list, the daybooks and White House contacts. 
Leni/Joanna: Please issue Maryland press when you can realize late), and send confirmation email Jennifer and Sharon. 
Jermaine: Please upload this advisory the log when you return. 

Tiffany 

U.S. Department Labor  For Immediate Release  May 29, 2012  
Office Public Affairs  Contact: Emilia Pablo-Montano  
Washington, D.C.  Phone:  202-693-4660  
Release Number: 12-1 109-PHI  Email:  pablo-montano.emilia@dol.gov  

Labor Secretary Hilda Solis discuss job training programs, tour Casa Maryland's Prince George's Welcome Center Hyattsville, Md., May 
WASHINGTON, D.C. -Secretary Labor Hilda Solis will join Gustavo Torres, executive director Casa Maryland, for roundtable discussion about job training programs the organization's Prince George's Welcome Center Hyattsville, Md., Wednesday, May 30. The discussion also will include program graduates, current participants, county representatives, community college partners and Latino community leaders. The event open the news media and press availability will follow the discussion. 
Solis also will tour the center, which provides training programs related the building and construction trades, child care, English Second Language and the requirements the Labor Department's Occupational Health and Safety Administration. 2010, Casa Maryland was recipient Susan Harwood grant from the Labor Department, which allowed the center provide training for Latino workers the construction, building and grounds maintenance, and agricultural and warehouse industries Maryland. 
WHO: 	Secretary Labor Hilda Solis Casa Maryland Executive Director Gustavo Torres 
WHAT/WHEN: 	Tour Casa Maryland's Prince George's Welcome Center: 2-2:20 p.m. EDT Roundtable discussion: 2:20-2:50 p.m. EDT Press availability: 2:50-3 :00 p.m. EDT 
WHERE: 	Prince George's Welcome Center 
7978-B New Hampshire Ave. 
Hyattsville, Md. 20783 
Media interested covering these events should notify Emilia Pablo-Montano the Labor Department's Office Public Affairs using the contact information above. 
### 
U.S. Department Labor news materials are accessible 

The information above available large print, 
Braille from the COAST office upon request calling 202-693-7828 TTY 202-693-7755.
OPA
Barr, 
From:  Koebel, Tiffany OPA  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:01  
To:  Barr, Stephen -OPA  
Cc:  Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA  
Subject:  Casa Maryland ADVISORY  
Attachments:  PHI-OPA-12-1109-Secretary Maryland Advisory.doc  
Importance:  High  

Steve, just made some edits this and should ready go. heed leave ASAP but will try issue you approve the next few minutes. Tiffany 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA 
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 4:42 
To: Koebel, Tiffany -OPA 
Cc: Botwin, Sharon -OPA; Kaplan, Jennifer -OPA 
Subject: FW: are sending advisory out about casa today? 
Attached the PHI advisory. Sorry took while, had gather correct information. Please let know you need anything else. 
From: Fillichio, Carl -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 3:49 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Cc: Kaplan, Jennifer -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Botwin, Sharon -OPA Subject: are sending advisory out about casa today? 
Clarisse can you are too busy 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Kaplan, Jennifer -OPA  
Sent  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 3:31  
To:  Barr, Stephen -OPA; Koebel, Tiffany -OPA  
Subject:  Re: Details for Casa Maryland visit  

I'm mttg till and another Need leave 4:15. Plus Mary just sent last-minute advisory. Can you look couple before Tiffany issues? Believe she needs leave 
From: Barr, Stephen -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 03:29 To: Kaplan, Jennifer -OPA; Koebel, Tiffany -OPA Subject: FW: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Looks like release coming your way ... 
From: Fillichio, Carl -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:58 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit think need issue release today ... fine it's the same what casa sending out, but good have come from well. 
Think DOL should touch base with Tiempo, Wash Hispanic and the Archdiocese paper (cannot remember the name). they cannot attend, need find out how late Thursday morning they can accept photos from us. 
Definitely need for call local Spanish radio and .would not hurt call the Spanish language networks and wire services (Charlie, etc). 
Would worth calling Baltimore Spanish media 
Barr Young should call David Montgomery the Washington Post. 
Someone MUST follow with the local daybooks 
Not bad idea call the local English language news assignment desks the morning, and just make sure they are aware 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:43 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit just spoke with Susana the press POC Casa-she will calling all the Spanish outlets (radio,tv, and print). She asked could take charge reaching out English press?? personally think it's okay the 

thoughts? 

From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for easa Maryland visit 
Did you get press list from Casa's communication staff? yes, can you please share with us? And you are too busy happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 
Sonia 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 To: Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: FW: Details for easa Maryland visit 
Here's the info have for tomo"ow's event: 
RE: Secretary Solis will touring the Casa Maryland's Welcome Center, participating stakeholder Roundtable 

Details: 
Timeline= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour (job training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director Attendees=TBD (including recent graduates, teachers, and Casa Maryland staff) 
From: Tom, Philip -OSEC Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, earrianna -OOA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC Subject: Details for easa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 

Location and advance -The location for the Secretary's visit located shopping center and the site the largest corner for day laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-646-6097 work oat the advance details. 

Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 
Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 
What additional information you need from Casa? 

Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 202-281-8029 (mobile) 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Young, Clarisse -OPA  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 3:11  
To:  Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Alexander,  
Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  Re: Details for Casa Maryland visit  

Sent Montgomery email and left voice mail. Will keep you posted when hear from him. 
From: Fillichio, earl -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 02:57 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA Subject: RE: Details for casa Maryland visit think need issue release today ... fine it's the same what casa sending out, but good have come from well. 
Think DOL should touch base with Tiempo, Wash Hispanic and the Archdiocese paper (cannot remember the name). they cannot attend, need find out how late Thursday morning they can accept photos from us. 
Definitely need for call local Spanish radio and would not hurt call the Spanish language networks and wire services (Charlie, etc). 
Would worth calling Baltimore Spanish media 
Barr Young should call David Montgomery the Washington Post. 
Someone MUST follow with the local daybooks 
Not bad idea call the local English language news assignment desks the morning, and just make sure they are aware 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:43 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, cart -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Oarisse OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for casa Maryland visit just spoke with Susana the press POC Casa-she will calling all the Spanish outlets (radio,tv, and print). She asked could take charge reaching out English press?? personally think it's okay the Spanish outlets hear from well. One may have contact with reporter Susana may not. Your thoughts? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, cart -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for casa Maryland visit happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 
Sonia 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14 To: Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Oarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: FW: Details for casa Maryland visit 
Here the info have for tomorrow's event: 
RE: Secretary Solis will touring the Casa Maryland's Welcome Center, participating stakeholder Roundtable 

Details: 
Timeline= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour Oob training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director Attendees=TBD (including recent graduates, teachers, and Casa Maryland staff) 
From: Tom, Philip -OSEC Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, carrianna -OCIA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC Subject: Details for casa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 

Location and advance -The location for the Secretary's visit located shopping center and the site the largest corner for day laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-646-6097 work out the advance details. 

What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 
Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 

What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 
www.dol.gov/CFBNP 

Barr,
OPA 
From: 
Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: 
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 3:03 
To: 
Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Sounds good Carl. writing English/Spanish TPs the next hour. can help pitch English right after. 
From: Fillichio, Carl -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:58 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit think need issue release today ... fine it's the same what casa sending out, but good have come from well. 
Think DOL should touch base with Tiempo, Wash Hispanic and the Archdiocese paper (cannot remember the name). they cannot attend, need find out how late Thursday morning they can accept photos from us. 
Definitely need for call local Spanish radio and ... would not hurt call the Spanish language networks and wire services (Charlie, etc). 
Would worth calling Baltimore Spanish media 
Barr Young should call David Montgomery the Washington Post. 
Someone MUST follow with the local daybooks 
Not bad idea call the local English language news assignment desks the morning, and just make sure they are aware 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:43 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit just spoke with Susana the press POC Casa-she will calling all the Spanish outlets (radio,tv, and .Print). She asked could take charge reaching out English press?? personally think it's okay the Spanish outlets hear from well. One may have contact with reporter Susana may not. Your thoughts? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 
Sonia 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Uosa, Adriano T-OPA Subject: FW: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Here the info have for tomorrow's event: 

Details: 
Timeline= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour Gob training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director Attendees=TBD (including recent graduates, teachers, and Casa Maryland staff) 
From: Tom, Philip -OSEC 
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 
To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, 

Carrianna -OCIA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC 
Subject: Details for Casa Maryland visit 

Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out 
with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 

Location and advance -The location for the Secretary's visit located shopping center and the site the largest corner for day laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-64f?-6097 work out the advance details. 

What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the round table. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 

Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 

What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 202-281 -8029 (mobile) 

www.dol.gov/CFBNP 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Fillichio, Carl -OPA  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:58  
To:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA;  
Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA; Young, Clarisse  
OPA  
Subject:  RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit think need issue release today ... fine it's the same what casa sending out, but good have come from well. 
Think DOL should touch base with Tiempo, Wash Hispanic and the Archdiocese paper (cannot remember the 
name). they cannot attend, need find out how late Thursday morning they can accept photos from us. 
Definitely need for call local Spanish radio and would not hurt call the Spanish language networks and wire 
services (Charlie, etc). 
Would worth calling Baltimore Spanish media 
Barr Young should call David Montgomery the Washington Post. 
Someone MUST follow with the local daybooks 
Not bad idea call the local English language news assignment desks the morning, and just make sure they are 
aware 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:43 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit just spoke with Susana the press POC casa-she will calling all the Spanish outlets (radio,tv, and print). She asked could take charge reaching out English press?? personally think it's okay the Spanish outlets hear from well. One may have contact with reporter Susana may not. Your thoughts? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young,
Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Did you get press list from Casa's communication staff? yes, can you please share with us? And you are too busy happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 
Sonia 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14 

OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA SUbject: FW: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Here's the info have for tomorrow's event: 

Details: 
Timeline= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour Gob training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director Attendees=TBD (including recent graduates, teachers, and Casa Maryland staff) 

From: Tom, Philip -OSEC Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, Carrianna -OCTA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC Subject: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 

Location and advance -The location for the Secretary's visit located shopping center and the site the largest corner for day laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-646-6097 work out the advance details. 

What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 
Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 
What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 202-281-8029 (mobile) 
tom 

Barr,
OPA 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:50 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, 
Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Wanted share the following case its helpful while pitching? 
 	Casa Maryland Susan Harwood Grant recipient. This grant allows Casa Maryland provide training for high-risk Latino workers the construction, building and grounds maintenance, agricultural, and warehouse industries Maryland. Training will offered through local community colleges and employment centers. Training will include train-the-trainer module. The training and/or materials will offered English and Spanish. 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Yol!ng, Clarisse -OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Did you get press list from Casa's communication staff? yes, can you please share with us? And you are too busy happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 
Sonia 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA Subject: FW: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Here's the info have for tomorrow's event: 
RE: Secretary Solis will touring the Casa Maryland's Welcome Center, participating stakeholder Roundtable 
and ress availabilit ocation Casa's Prince Geor elcome Center 7978-B New Ham shire Ave attsville 20783 
Details: 
Timeline= 
 	
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour (job training facility) 

 	
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 	
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 	Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director 

From: Tom, Philip -OSEC sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, Carrianna -OCIA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC Subject: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 

Location and advance located shopping center and the site the largest comer for day laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-646-6097 work out the advance details. 
What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 
Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 
What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office)
OPA
Barr, 
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:43  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr,  
Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit just spoke with Susana the press POC Casahe will calling all the Spanish outlets (radio,tv, and print). She asked could take charge reaching out English press?? personally think it's okay the Spanish outlets hear from well. One may have c::ontact with reporter Susana may not. Your thoughts? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Did you get press list from Casa's communication staff? yes, can you please share with us? And you are too busy happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 

Sonia 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: FW: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Here the info have for tomorrow's event: 
RE: Secretary Solis will touring the Casa Maryland's Welcome Center, participating stakeholder Roundtable 
and ress availabili ocation: Casa's Prince Geor Welcome Center 7978-B New Ham shire Ave attsville 2078 
Details: 
Timeline= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour Oob training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director Attendees=TBD (including recent graduates, teachers, and Casa Maryland staff) 
From: Tom, Philip -OSEC Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 

carrianna -OCIA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC 
Subject: Details for casa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 

Location and advance -The location for the Secretary's visit located shopping center and the site the largest corner for day laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-646-6097 work out the advance details. 

What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for 
building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 
Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 
What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 202-281 -8029 (mobile) 

Barr,
OPA 
From:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32  
To:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr,  
Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit  

Did you get press list from Casa's communication staff? yes, can you please share with us? And you are too busy happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 
Sonia 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14 To: Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Oarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Uosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: FW: Details for casa Maryland visit 
Here the info have for tomorrow's event: 

Details: 
Timeline= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour (job training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director Attendees=TBD (including recent graduates, teachers, and Casa Maryland staff) 
From: Tom, Philip -OSEC Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, carrianna -OOA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC Subject: Details for casa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 

Location and advance -The location for the Secretary's visit rince Geo Wei 7978-N located shopping center and the site the largest corner for day 
laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-646-6097 work out the advance details. 

What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 
Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 
What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 202-281 -8029 (mobile)
OPA
Barr, 
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14  
To:  Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young,  
Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  FW: Details for Casa Maryland visit  

Here the info have for tomorrow's event: 
RE: Secretary Solis will touring the Casa Maryland's Welcome Center, participating stakeholder Roundtable 

Details: 
Timeline= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour Gob training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Weleome Center and training programs 
 
Building and Construction Trades 

 
Child care providers 

Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. 
From: Tom, Philip -OSEC Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, Carrianna -OCTA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC Subject: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 

What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 
Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 
Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 202-281 -8029 (mobile) What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 202-693-6030 (office) 202-281 -8029 (mobile) 

Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Friday, June 01, 2012 7:57  
To:  Koebel, Tiffany OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA  
Subject:  CASA news clips  

Ladies, found the following clips will look for more after the Secretary's number's day interviews): 
SOMOS BARLTIMORE LATINO somosbaltimorelatino. com/ 
NPR 
UNIVISION 

entrenamiento 
TELEMUNDO 
COVER WASHINGTON HISPANIC 
TIEMPO LATINO 

Melendez, Sonia -OPA 

From:  Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Sent:  Thursday, May 31, 2012 11:29  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Subject:  CASA Maryland one the 2011 Susan Harwood Grant Recipients  

This the amount granted CASA Maryland from last year's Susan Harwood Award Announcements. Announcements for 2012 award recipients have not been declared/posted yet OSHA's website. 2011 Susan Harwood Capacity Building Grant Recipients For CASA Maryland: 
CASA Maryland, Inc. (Central American Solidarity 
Hyattsville $187,000 Developmental Association) Follow-on 
The grantee will provide focus four training non-English speaking, non-literate and low-literacy construction workers Maryland. Topics will include fall prevention, electrical hazards and prevention, struck-by and caught-in hazards and prevention. The training and/or materials will offered English and Spanish. 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From: Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 3:15 To: Llosa, Adriano -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, 
Emilia -OPA 
Subject: FW: CASA 
Thanks for your work pitching this event. 
-----Original Message----
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 2:59 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA Cc: Bright, Cortney -OSEC Subject: Re: CASA 
Present: 
CNN radio spanish Univ national and local Telemundo local Washington Hispanic Telesur NPR Hispan Fox Gazette 
-----Original Message ----
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 01:53 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA Subject: CASA 
Univision nation and local are here. They're going live from here. Fox also here. 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  milagros@eltiempolatino.com  
Sent:  Thursday, May 31, 2012 10:26  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Secretaria Solis presentara una subvencion para trabajadores Latinos Casa Maryland miercoles las  

Hola Sonia, 
Querfa que aclares sabre subvencion $150.000 CASA Maryland. Entiendo que miercoles nose hizo 
ningun anuncio sabre entrega. 
Dame los especfficos por favor. 
-----Original Message----
From: "Melendez, Sonia -OPA"  
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 4:38pm To: milagros@eltiempolatino.com 
Subject: Secretaria Solis presentara una subvencion para trabajadores Latinos Casa Maryland miercoles las 
Hola Milagros: queria avisar que mafiana Secretaria Solis presentar una subvenci6n mas $150 miles d61ares Casa Maryland para proveer capacitaci6n trabajadores Latinos construcci6n. Esta capacitaci6n sera ofrecida ingles espafiol colegios comunitarios centros empleo area Maryland. Nos encantaria nos acompafies. 
Aqui esta direcci6n: 
Casa Maryland's Prince George Welcome Center 
7978-B New Hampshire Ave. 
Hyattsville, MD20783 
Miercoles, Mayo tienes alguna pregunta por favor avisame. 
Sonia Melendez 
U.S. Department Labor 

202-693-4672 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 12:40  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

Ok. Thanks 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 12:38 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano T-OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
FYI -here are the names the reporter and photographer attending the event. 
From: Mitzi Macias Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 12:33 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Subject: Re: Secretaria Solfs presentara una subvencion para trabajadores Latinos Casa Maryland miercoles las 

Sonia gracias 
Par supuesto que vamos cubrir senor Victor Caycho fot6grafo Alvaro Ortiz Mitzi 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:49 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano T-OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Ok. Thanks for the info Sonia. 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:48 To: Llosa, Adriano T-OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today talked Claudia Uceda from Telemundo's local affiliate and she's planning attend. 
From: Llosa, Adriano T-OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:46 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today could not get hold loca telemundo nor national telemundo. can try again right now 

From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:26 
To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Adriano, did you talk local national telemundo? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:25 
To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today only talked Telemundo's local affiliate. Adriano talked Univision. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:24 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
The Univision Telemundo folks you spoke with -were from the local national station? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:06 To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 

SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 

Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion Azteca America Tele Sur Hispan Sonia gracias Por supuesto que vamos cubrir senor Victor Caycho fot6grafo Alvaro Ortiz Mitzi 

Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
From:  Mitzi Macias mitzi@washingtonhispanic.com>  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 12:33  
To:  Melendez, Sonia OPA  
Subject:  Re: Secretaria Solis presentara una subvencion para trabajadores Latinos Casa Maryland miercoles las 5/29/12 4:53 PM, "Melendez, Sonia -OPA" 
Hola Mitzi: queria avisar que mafiana Secretaria Solis presentar una subvenci6n mas $150 miles d6lares Casa Maryland para proveer capacitaci6n trabajadores Latinos construcci6n. Esta capacitaci6n sera ofrecida ingles espafiol colegios comunitarios centros empleo area Maryland. Nos encantaria nos acompafies. 
Aqui esta direcci6n: 
Casa Maryland's Prince George Welcome Center 
7978-B New Hampshire Ave. 
Hyattsville, 20783 
Miercoles, Mayo tienes alguna pregunta por favor avisame. 
Sonia Melendez 
U.S. Department Labor 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:49  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

Ok. Thanks for the info Sonia. 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:48 To: Llosa, Adriano -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today talked Claudia Uceda from Telemundo's local affiliate and she's planning attend. 
From: Llosa, Adriano -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:46 
To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today could not get hold local telemundo nor national telemundo. can try again right now 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:26 
To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Adriano, did you talk local national telemundo? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:25 

To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today only talked Telemundo's local affiliate. Adriano talked Univision. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:24 
To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
The Univision Telemundo folks you spoke with -were from the local national station? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:06 
To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, 
Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 

From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 

Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion Azteca America Tele Sur 
Hispan 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:47  
To:  Llosa, Adriano -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

Yes, pis call them. Gracias. And who did you speak with ... Azteca pis? 
From: Llosa, Adriano -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:46 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today could not get hold local telemundo nor national telemundo. can try again right now 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:26 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Adriano, did you talk local national telemundo? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:25 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today only talked Telemundo's local affiliate. Adriano talked Univision. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 :24 
To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
The Univision Telemundo folks you spoke with -were from the local national station? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 :06 To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 

Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion 
Azteca America Tele Sur 
Hispan 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:46  
To:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today could not get hold local telemundo nor national telemundo. can try again right now 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:26 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Adriano, did you talk local national telemundo? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:25 
To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today only talked Telemundo's local affiliate. Adriano talked Univision. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:24 
To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
The Univision Telemundo folks you spoke with -were from the local national station? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 :06 
To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, 
Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 

Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion Azteca America Tele Sur Hispan 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:26  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano  OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

Adriano, did you talk local national telemundo? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 11:25 
To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today only talked Telemundo's local affiliate. Adriano talked Univision. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 :24 
To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
The Univision Telemundo folks you spoke with -were from the local national station? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, :06 To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, earl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, cart -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 
To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA 
Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio 

Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion Azteca America Tele Sur 
Hispan 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:24  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

The Univision Telemundo folks you spoke with -were from the local national station? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 :06 To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano T-OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio 
Pool-LNS {TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion Azteca America Tele Sur Hispan 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:22  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today looked and the closest metro station seems the Silver Springs stop, but would need travel 5.4 miles the location. 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:06 To: Young, Clarisse -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today you know this near metro? Hispanic Link interested going but would have rely the metro. 
From: Young, Clarisse -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio Telemundo (probably will there Univsion 

Azteca America 
Tele Sur Hispan 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Young, Clarisse -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:05  
To:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr,  
Stephen -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

Washington Post sending someone from their Metro section cover. 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: Press update for CASA Maryland event today 
Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX) The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there Univsion 
Azteca America 
Tele Sur 
Hispan 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 10:50  
To:  Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young,  
Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA  
Subject:  Press update for CASA Maryland event today  

Below the latest update news outlets planning cover today's event. Any word from the Washington Post any other outlet? 
ENGLISH MEDIA RSVPs 
CNN Radio 
Pool-LNS (TV: CBS, NBC, FOX} The Machinists News Network 
SPANISH MEDIA RSVPs 
Tiempo Latino newspaper Washington Hispanic newspaper pregonero newspaper 
Notimex Nueva Radio Mera Mera Radio Red Hispana Radio 
Telemundo (probably will there 
Univsion Azteca America 
Tele Sur Hispan 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Antonieta Cadiz   
Sent:  Wednesday, May 30, 2012 8:32  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Subject:  Re: Secretaria Solis presentara una subvencion para trabajadores Latinos Casa Maryland miercoles las  

Hola Sonia 
Aca va, ayer con calor sufrimos poco. habia visto, muy local. 

Ayer nota dolores huerta mencione secretaria. 
Beso 

2012/5/29 Melendez, Sonia-OPA 

Hola Antonieta: 
Como todo con bebe. Hablame cuando tengas tiempo. que por general cumbres eventos locales pero por acaso aqui mando esta informaci6n. queria avisar que mafiana Secretaria Solis presentar una subvenci6n mas $150 miles d6lares Casa Maryland para proveer capacitaci6n trabajadores Latinos construcci6n. Esta capacitaci6n sera ofrecida ingles espafiol colegios comunitarios centros empleo area Maryland. Nos encantaria nos acompafies. Algo que quisiera agregar que este tipo fondos son otorgados por todo pais diferentes organizaciones -muchas estas son Latinas por total mas millones d6lares. 
Aqui esta direcci6n: 
Casa Maryland's Prince George Welcome Center 
7978-B New Hampshire Ave. Hyattsville, 20783 
Miercoles, Mayo tienes alguna pregunta por favor avisame. 
Sonia Melendez 
U.S. Department Labor 

Saludos 
Antonieta Cadiz Washington Correspondent Opinion/lmpremedia 213-369-8006 twitter: AntonietaCadiz Facebook: ImpremediaDC 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  milagros@eltiempolatino.com  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 6:43  
To:  Melendez, Sonia OPA  
Subject:  RE: Secretaria Solis presentara una subvencion para trabajadores Latinos Casa Maryland miercoles las  

Sonia, 
Estamos una semana tan complicada par feriado que nos quit6 dia para producci6n del peri6dico. lntentare 
hacer todo posible para ir, pero puedo, gustarfa que proporciones una foto, tan pronto coma sea posible. 
Nosotros cerramos peri6dico jueves par mariana. 
Gracias, cualquier cosa, llamame 
Milagros Melendez-Vela 
Metro Editor Tiempo Latino 
The Washington Post Co. 
milagros@eltiempolatino.com 
202-334-9 140 (Office) 703-408-3218 (Cell) 
-----Original Message----From: "Melendez, Sonia -OPA"  Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 4:38pm 
To: milagros@eltiempolatino.com 
Subject: Secretaria Solis presentara una subvencion para trabajadores Latinos Casa Maryland miercoles las 
Hola Milagros: queria avisar que mafiana Secretaria Solis presentar una subvenci6n mas $150 miles d6lares Casa Maryland para proveer capacitaci6n trabajadores Latinos construcci6n. Esta capacitaci6n sera ofrecida ingles espafiol colegios comunitarios centros empleo area Maryland. Nos encantaria nos acompafies. 
Aqui esta direcci6n: 
Casa Maryland's Prince George Welcome Center 
7978-B New Hampshire Ave. 
Hyattsville, MD20783 
Miercoles, Mayo tienes alguna pregunta por favor avisame. 
Sonia Melendez 
U.S. Department Labor 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From:  Rodriguez, Jose OSEC  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:55  
To:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; ME;!lendez, Sonia -OPA  
Subject:  RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit not sure this the latest grant they received. would check with OSHA. know that this what was posted the OSHA website. 
Found here. 

From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:37 
To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Cc: Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC 
Subject: Re: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
ldk, Jose would have that info? 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 03: 
To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
How much money this grant? 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:50 
To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse 
OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA 
Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Wanted share the following case its helpful while pitching? 
 	Casa Maryland Susan Harwood Grant recipient. This grant allows Casa Maryland provide training for high-risk Latino workers the construction, building and grounds maintenance, agricultural, and warehouse industries Maryland. Training will offered through local community colleges and employment centers. Training will include train-the-trainer module. The training and/or materials will offered English and Spanish. 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:32 
To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 

Did you get press list from Casa's communication staff? yes, can you please share with us? And you are too busy happy reach out them directly. Just email contact information. 
Sonia 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:14 To: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA; Melendez, Sonia OPA; Liesa, Adriano -OPA Subject: FW: Details for casa Maryland visit 
Here's the info have for tomorrow's event: 
RE: Secretary Solis will touring the Casa Maryland's Welcome Center, participating stakeholder Roundtable 

Details: 
Timeline= 
 
2:00-2:20 Welcome Center Tour Uob training facility) 

 
2:20-2:50 Roundtable 

 
2:50-3:00 Press Availability 

Tour= Welcome Center and training programs 
 Building and Construction Trades 
 Child care providers Roundtable= Program graduates, current participants, county representatives, and community college partners will participate. Topic=Job Training Moderator= Gustavo Torres, Executive Director Attendees=TBD (including recent graduates, teachers, and Casa Maryland staff) 
From: Tom, Philip -OSEC Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 1:07 To: Bright, Cortney -OSEC; Roybal, Soledad -OSEC; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Soberanis, Roberto -OSEC; Suiter, carrianna -OCIA; Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC Subject: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Greetings, just talked with Virginia Kase, Director Welcome Centers and Education for Casa. Here the agenda she worked out with Gustavo Torres, the Director Casa. 
Location and advance located shopping center and the site the largest corner for day 
laborers. Roberto, please call Virginia her cell phone 240-646-6097 work out the advance details. 
What Secretary Solis will see the tour -The Prince George Welcome Center houses their training programs for building and construction trade and for child care providers. This Center also provides ESL classes and the OSHA training classes. 
Roundtable -Gustavo Torres will moderate the roundtable. They are inviting several students including recent grad who now employed and representatives from Prince George and Montgomery County Community Colleges. Carrianna, they have already reached out the two County Executives attend this event. 

Press have connected Emilia with Casa's communication staff person -Suzanna Flores who will handling the press from their end. They will issuing press release about this event. 
What additional information you need from Casa? 
Phil Tom Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 
U.S. Department Labor 
202-693-6030 (office) 202-281-8029 (mobile) 

Melendez, Sonia OPA
From: Llosa, Adriano -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:47 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Cc: Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA Subject: RE: Casa Maryland event update 

 Azteca Very interested event and highly likely attend well 
From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:05 To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Cc: Fillichio, earl -OPA; Young, Clarisse -OPA Subject: Casa Maryland event update 
 	
Telemundo very interested they will confirm tomorrow morning 

 Pregonero left voice mail 

 	
Washington Hispanic left voice mail 

 Tiempo Latino left voice mail 

 	
Hispanic Link interested may one two reporters 

 Opinion waiting hear back from the reporter trying pitch this more national story looking all the grants across the country 

Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
From:  Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA  
Sent:  Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:37  
To:  Melendez, Sonia -OPA  
Cc:  Rodriguez, Jose -OSEC  
Subject:  Re: Details for Casa Maryland visit  
ldk, Jose would have that info?  

From: Melendez, Sonia -OPA 
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 03:11 
To: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA 
Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
How much money this grant? 
From: Pablo-Montano, Emilia -OPA Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 2:50 To: Melendez, Sonia -OPA; Fillichio, Carl -OPA; Alexander, Elizabeth -OPA; Barr, Stephen -OPA; Young, Clarisse OPA; Llosa, Adriano -OPA Subject: RE: Details for Casa Maryland visit 
Wanted share the following case its helpful while pitchjrg? 
 	Casa Maryland 2010 Susan Harwood Grant recipient. This grant allows Casa Maryland provide training for high-risk Latino workers the construction, building and grounds maintenance, agricultural, and warehouse industries Maryland. Trai