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Biden picks Boston mayor as labor secretary, California entrepreneur for SBA

Biden picks Boston mayor as labor secretary, California entrepreneur for SBA
Biden picks Boston mayor as labor secretary, California entrepreneur for SBA: source

Biden has also chosen Isabel Guzman to lead the Small Business Administration, the source said.Walsh, currently in his second term as mayor of Boston, has fought hard to "rebuild the middle class, build a more inclusive, resilient economy, and fight for workers in his hometown," the source said, adding that Walsh backed both a $15 minimum wage and paid family leave."Mayor Walsh has the necessary experience, relationships, and the trust of the president-elect to help workers recover from this historic economic downturn and usher in a new era of worker power," the source said.A former senior SBA official and small business entrepreneur, Guzman grew up as the daughter of a small business owner, learning the ins and outs of entrepreneurship working in her father’s chain of veterinary hospitals, the source said.

Guzman currently heads California’s Office of the Small Business Advocate and helped coordinate the state's economic recovery response amid the COVID-19 crisis.would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate.

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