The Leadership Conference is working diligently to see that Tom Perez is confirmed as U.S. Secretary of Labor. Perez is an eminently qualified public servant and consensus builder who has dedicated his career to ensuring that all individuals are treated fairly and have the opportunity to succeed. He has served with integrity and distinction at the local, state and national level, compiling an outstanding record of achievement.
1984 Humphrey Award Recipients
Joseph L. Rauh, Jr.
Founding member of Americans for Democratic Action, longtime executive board member of the NAACP, Rauh was a respected champion of civil rights, and the man known as "the personal embodiment of American liberalism."