Labor Secretary

He's a "terrific guy" and "fun," Trump told New York Magazine for a 2002 profile of his then-pal who faces sex trafficking charges.
Senators need to determine whether the Labor Secretary nominee will advocate for American workers or alienate them.
Tom Perez is the new chair of the Democratic National Committee, after narrowly beating Keith Ellison. But the Former Labor Secretary now faces a tough task -- deciding the direction the Democrats go in after their defeat in the 2016 election.
Tom Perez is the new chair of the Democratic National Committee, after narrowly beating Keith Ellison. But the Former Labor Secretary now faces a tough task - deciding the direction the Democrats go in after their defeat in the 2016 election.
Chuck Schumer and Patty Murray argued that Andrew Puzder should withdraw from consideration for secretary of labor because his history running fast-food chains shows he is opposed to workers’ rights.
Chuck Schumer and Patty Murray argued that Andrew Puzder should withdraw from consideration for secretary of labor because his history running fast-food chains shows he is opposed to workers’ rights.
CNN has quoted an unnamed Republican source saying that Puzder "may be bailing" because he's "not into the pounding he is
The actual proposal at $50,440 didn't go that far, but it is still significantly more aggressive than many had expected. "There
Speaking at a breakfast hosted by Bloomberg News, Perez noted the U.S.'s dismal standing among the 34 countries who belong
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Among the litany of concerns is Perez's tenure at the Justice Department, where he currently serves as the assistant attorney
Perez, who previously served as labor secretary for the state of Maryland, did have the opportunity to talk labor policy
Tom Perez is exactly what the Labor Department needs to continue its important work of expanding opportunity for all Americans. Although the Civil Rights Division will no doubt feel his loss, he will leave it a much more effective and professional office than when he arrived.
SESSIONS: 'WRONG MAN FOR THE JOB' Obama urged the Senate to confirm Perez quickly. He said he would be an integral part of
Obama urged the Senate to quickly confirm Perez, who he said would be an integral part of his economic team. (Adds quotes
WASHINGTON -- Tom Perez is President Obama's next nominee to head the Labor Department, the White House said Sunday night
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