Dec. 11, 2015
On Dec. 9, 2015, former U.S. Representative Mike Michaud was sworn in as the new Assistant Secretary of Labor for Veterans' Employment and Training. President Obama nominated Michaud for the position in July and the Senate confirmed his nomination on Nov. 19. The Assistant Secretary of Labor for Veterans' Employment and Training oversees the Veterans’ Employment and Training Service, which provides career service and preparation to America's veterans, service members, and their spouses - including homeless veterans through the Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program.
Read Assistant Secretary Michaud's reaction to his new position in his post on the DOL blog here.