Obama nominated William Spriggs for Assistant Secretary for Policy at the Department of Labor in June 2009. Wikipedia*
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William Spriggs has 37 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1990 Call-In as an Economist for the Economic Policy Institute. The year with the most videos was 2001 with five videos as an Executive Director for the Institute for Opportunity and Equality of the National Urban League. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 1,496 views per program as an Assistant Secretary for the Policy of the Department of Labor. Most appearances with Hugh B. Price (4), Maya M. Rockeymoore (3), Eleanor Holmes Norton (2). Most common tags: African Americans, U.S. Economy, Economic Policy.