Solis' Successor Expected To Sustain Aggressive DOL Agenda

Law360, New York (January 10, 2013, 10:46 PM EST) -- Whomever the president picks to head the Department of Labor is expected to continue the aggressive enforcement and regulatory agenda that marked the tenure of departing Labor Secretary Hilda Solis, lawyers said Thursday, with Rep. Rosa DeLauro, former Clinton adviser Maria Echaveste and AFL-CIO executive Arlene Holt Baker among her possible successors.

In a move that came as a surprise to many in the labor relations community, Solis announced Wednesday she was planning to step down, leaving another vacancy for President Barack Obama to fill as...
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