From left: Representative Eleanor Holms-Norton, District of Columbia, Representative Raul Grijalva, Arizona, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Cecilia Munoz, White House, Director of Inter-Governmental Affairs and Chris Lu, White House Cabinet Secretary listen to cabinet members, family and friends express their thoughts and reminiscence of Cesar Chavez the farm workers rights activist during the dedication of the Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Auditorium at the United States Department of Labor in Washington, D.C., Monday, March 26, 2012. Chavez was a Mexican-American labor leader who used non-violent methods to fight for the rights of migrant farm workers in the southwestern United States. Chavez founded the Cesar Chavez Foundation, a group that advocates for the rights of farm workers, acting to increase wages and improve the working conditions and safety of farm workers. USDA photo by Bob Nichols.
April 28, 2014
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