United States Secretary of Labor
Robert Reich explained how Trump has "made the swamp even swampier" in a new video.
The GOP-led Senate voted along party lines to approve the son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to replace Alexander Acosta as labor secretary.
If confirmed, the son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia would replace outgoing Secretary Alexander Acosta.
As a U.S. attorney in Miami, Acosta helped devise a secret agreement granting the accused child sex trafficker immunity from federal prosecution.
The labor secretary brokered a deal years ago that helped the financier avoid prison time for sex crimes with minors.
The president stood by his labor secretary, who approved a deal that allowed Epstein to avoid federal prosecution and significant prison time.
Trump's labor secretary has come under renewed scrutiny for a secret 2008 plea deal he struck with billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.
Robert Reich slammed the president for "callous disregard" of 420,000 government employees working without pay.
The Trump administration is currently a health threat to the workers Trump promised to save.
Their support for a drug testing regulation shows that any nullified rule can be replaced.