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Senate Proceeding 02-02-10 on Feb 2nd, 2010 :: 0:25:35 to 0:27:20
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Kirsten Gillibrand

0:25:28 to 0:25:48( Edit History Discussion )

Kirsten Gillibrand: commissioner, she served as chief of the labor bureau in new york attorney geral's office for eight years. in that capacity, she established a method of labor law enforcement that other attorney generals and enforcement agencies have used as a model. she was an innovative leader here, increasing efficiency and

Kirsten Gillibrand

0:25:35 to 0:27:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Kirsten Gillibrand

Kirsten Gillibrand

0:25:49 to 0:26:09( Edit History Discussion )

Kirsten Gillibrand: effectiveness of the bureau by developing ethics standards, targeting enforcement efforts, and on a industrywide basis and strategically focusing on workers. commissioner smith's nomination, which has been pending since april, was reported with the unanimous support of all committee democrats.

Kirsten Gillibrand

0:26:10 to 0:26:31( Edit History Discussion )

Kirsten Gillibrand: additionally, she has the enthusiastic support of labor groups, women's groups, and worker advocates. a number of prominent business organizations have also endorsed commissioner smith, including the business counc of new york, the manufacturing association of central new york, the partnership for new york, the long island forum for

Kirsten Gillibrand

0:26:32 to 0:26:53( Edit History Discussion )

Kirsten Gillibrand: technology, and the plattsburgh north country chamber of commerce. commissioner smith has endured a rigorous vetting process and has made herself available to answer over 50 questions from our friends from the other side of the aisle and met with all interested senators. i urge my colleagues to move quickly to confirm patricia

Kirsten Gillibrand

0:26:54 to 0:26:59( Edit History Discussion )

Kirsten Gillibrand: smith for solicitor for the department of labor.

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