Trump Team Defends Its Choice for Labor Secretary

December 25, 2016

Labor unions generally have been highly critical of the nomination of Larry Puzder for Secretary of Labor. They have denounced his opposition to increasing the minimum wage, recent labor regulations and the Affordable Care Act. […]

EPI: Puzder Fails Every Test for a Labor Secretary

December 9, 2016

“Puzder, who makes millions as a low-wage employer, fails every test for a Labor Secretary,” writes Ross Eisenberry for The Economic Policy Institute. “DOL’s mission is to improve the wages and working conditions of working Americans, but Puzder […]

Breitbart Rips Trump’s Labor Pick

December 9, 2016

Donald Trump on Thursday faced criticism over his labor secretary pick from an unlikely source: Breitbart News, a right-wing media organization that championed Trump’s presidential candidacy. The criticisms mark a departure for the site that staunchly supported Trump’s presidential candidacy and […]

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