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Latina pioneer Solis resigning as labor secretary

U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis arrives for a conference hosted by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) in Washington in this September 13, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/Files

U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis arrives for a conference hosted by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) in Washington in this September 13, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/Files

U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis arrives for a conference hosted by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) in Washington in this September 13, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/Files
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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announces enforcement actions against UBS Securities Japan Co. Ltd.investment bank at the Justice Department in Washington December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announces enforcement actions against UBS Securities Japan Co. Ltd.investment bank at the Justice Department in Washington December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announces enforcement actions against UBS Securities Japan Co. Ltd.investment bank at the Justice Department in Washington December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Cameron
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Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, testifies to the Senate Finance Committee in Washington March 16, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, testifies to the Senate Finance Committee in Washington March 16, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, testifies to the Senate Finance Committee in Washington March 16, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary, retired general Eric Shinseki makes remarks during a visit to the Coatesville VA Medical center in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, April 12, 2012. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary, retired general Eric Shinseki makes remarks during a visit to the Coatesville VA Medical center in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, April 12, 2012. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary, retired general Eric Shinseki makes remarks during a visit to the Coatesville VA Medical center in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, April 12, 2012. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer
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