R. Alexander Acosta Labor Secretary Nominee
Feb16

R. Alexander Acosta Labor Secretary Nominee

President Trump names first Latino to his cabinet, Alexander Acosta is nominated for Labor Secretary. Here is information found on Mr. Acosta. Bio Taken from FIU website. R. Alexander Acosta became the second dean of the FIU Law in 2009. A native of Miami and first-generation lawyer, Dean Acosta earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard College and his law degree from Harvard Law School. After serving as law clerk to Justice Samuel...

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Remarks by the President at UC Irvine Commencement Ceremony
Jun14

Remarks by the President at UC Irvine Commencement Ceremony

Remarks by the President at University of California Irvine Commencement Ceremony. Angel Stadium, Anaheim, California 12:10 P.M. PDT THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you.  (Applause.)  Hello, Anteaters!  (Applause.)  That is something I never thought I’d say.  (Laughter.)  Please, please take a seat. To President Napolitano — which is a nice step up from Secretary; to Fred Ruiz, Vice Chair of the University of California Regents;...

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Remarks by President Obama and President Santos of Colombia
Dec03

Remarks by President Obama and President Santos of Colombia

PRESIDENT OBAMA:  Well, it’s wonderful to welcome President Santos back to the White House.  This is not his first visit, but it is the first time that I’m able to return the favor for the extraordinary hospitality that he and the Colombian people and his family showed me when I had a chance to travel there for the very successful Summit of the Americas. We have had an excellent conversation I think reflecting on the deepening of what...

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