Puzder’s failed nomination reminds us why the secretary of labor matters

(Credit: AP/Jack Plunkett)

Andrew Puzder’s brief foray into government ended last week when he withdrew his nomination as Donald Trump’s secretary of labor. Just a day later, the administration named its new nominee for the job, Alexander Acosta, dean of the law school at Florida International University.

Put simply, Acosta is a qualified nominee for the position. Puzder was anything but. Why Puzder was ever put forward for an office dedicated to the well-being of American workers –...

#videos

What feeling does this article give you?
Joy
Disgust
Fear
Anger
Sadness

#hashtags to follow:

Jack Plunkett [+]    Andrew Puzder [+]    Donald Trump [+]    Alexander Acosta [+]    Florida International University [+]    Acosta [+]    Puzder [+]   

More #news: