Chao, Elaine L.
“Hiring Americans with disabilities is not only the right thing to do — it is the smart thing to do. As our country becomes part of an increasingly worldwide economy, skilled workers are in greater demand than ever. And the technological revolution of the last fifteen years has given us unprecedented ways to incorporate the talents of all members of our society into the workforce.”
Remarks Prepared for Delivery by U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao,
Summit on Disability Employment Policy, Washington, D.C.
Tuesday, June 3, 2008
“The Labor Department is proud to take the lead in ensuring that people with disabilities have full access to the workplace so they can realize their dreams and our country can benefit from this talented pool of workers.”
Elaine L. Chao, U.S. Secretary of Labor