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Secretary Chao Hosts 2004 Opportunity Conference
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U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao speaks at the 2004 Opportunity Conference in Washington, D.C. on October 12. (DOL Photo/Shawn Moore)

U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao hosted the 2004 Opportunity Conference for Asian Pacific and Hispanic Americans in Washington on Oct. 12. The full-day conference was designed to serve these two fastest-growing segments of the 21st century workforce and inform small business owners, non-profit and faith based organizations and community leaders about the many opportunities available to them.

"Getting people back to work is what this Department does. Giving people hope in their future is our job."

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