Trump Deportation Force & Latino pick for Labor: Darcy cartoon

President Donald Trump's nominee for labour secretary Andrew Puzder, has withdrawn from consideration on the eve of his confirmation hearing. How likely is it that Acosta will be confirmed as Labor secretary?

"Unlike Andy Puzder, Alexander Acosta's nomination deserves serious consideration", said AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka. The NAACP's Miami-Dade branch expressed concern, telling the Miami Herald at the time of Acosta's hire that his "lack of diversity in hiring and promotion while serving as USA attorney gives cause for concern for his consideration as dean of FIU's College of Law". Acosta, who has served in several Senate-confirmed positions, is likely to be approved easily. Then Acosta went on to work at the law firm Kirkland & Ellis, specializing in employment and labor issues, his FIU bio says.

CNN Money reported that in 2011, during a Senate judiciary committee hearing about protecting Muslim American rights, Acosta said that America is a "nation [built] on principles of freedom, and high on the list of freedoms is freedom of religious expression". Trump has announced that he's chosen R. Alexander Acosta, a law school dean and clerked for a current Supreme Court justice, to lead the department. Trumka emphasized that the union will be reviewing Acosta's record carefully and that the nominee "will have to answer tough questions and explain how he will enforce and uphold labor laws to benefit working people".

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Berdych has now reached the semi-finals in Rotterdam for a fourth time after also finishing runner-up to Stan Wawrinka in 2015. These titles come at the right moments". "Berdych played a tough match , he's a power player, hitting the ball hard like me".

After more than a decade in public service, Acosta has beens serving as the dean of the Florida International University Law School.

Acosta's nomination was applauded by The Latino Coalition, a Hispanic business advocacy organization.

The president introduced his new pick to run the Labor Department.

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Bush then named Acosta as the US attorney for the Southern District of Florida, where he prosecuted a number of high-profile cases, including the conviction of lobbyist Jack Abramoff for fraud. He studied at Harvard College and received his J.D. from Harvard Law School.

Acosta was a member of the National Labor Relations Board from 2002 to 2003 where he authored more than 125 opinions.

In January, the administration froze a regulation that would have extended overtime pay to 4 million more workers.

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Known as the fiduciary rule, it requires investment brokers who handle retirement funds to put their clients' interests ahead of other factors, such as their own compensation or company profits.


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