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Martin J. WalshNONENon-Partisan U.S. Secretary of Labor
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MAResidence (state)

Martin Joseph Walsh (born April 10, 1967) is an American politician and former union official. He has been the 29th United States Secretary of Labor since March 23, 2021. A Democrat, he previously served as the 54th mayor of Boston from 2014, until resigning in 2021 after being confirmed by the United States Senate to serve as secretary of labor in the Cabinet of President Joe Biden. Before his mayoralty, he served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, representing the Thirteenth Suffolk district from 1997 until 2014.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
Boston College
Bachelor of Arts
2009
The Newman School
Past Positions1 - 6 of 6
Secretary
United States Department of Labor
2021 - Current
Mayor
City of Boston, Massachusetts
2014 - 2021
Representative
Commonwealth of Massachusetts House of Representatives
1997 - 2014
Representative
Commonwealth of Massachusetts House of Representatives
1997
Member
Ward 13 Democratic Committee
Member
Democratic State Committee
Other Experience1 - 16 of 16
President
Dorchester Allied Neighborhood Association
1995 - 1996
President
Columbia/Savin Hill Civic Association
1993 - 1995
Board of Directors
ADSL, present
Board of Directors
Federated Dorchester Neighborhood Houses, present
Board of Trustees
Neighborhood House Charter School, present
Committee Member
Little House Health Center, present
Member
Murphy Community Council, present
Member
Little House Council Member, present
Member
Home for Now, present
Member
Daniel Marr Boys and Girls Club, present
Member
Friends for Children, present
Member
South Boston Collaborative Center, present
Member
Project DEEP, present
President
Savin Hill Youth Baseball, present
Vice-Chairperson
Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government
Former Chair
Ethics Committee, Commonwealth of Massachusetts House of Representatives