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Unable To Block Him, Democrats Want Labor Nominee Puzder To Withdraw - Newsy;

Unable To Block Him, Democrats Want Labor Nominee Puzder To Withdraw - Newsy

NewsyUnable To Block Him, Democrats Want Labor Nominee Puzder To WithdrawNewsy... To Block Him, Democrats Want Labor Nominee Puzder To Withdraw. Senate Democrats promised to fight Andrew Puzder's labor secretary nomination, but there's not much they can do. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Flash plugin failed to load. Share Video.and more »

Desperate Democrats Try to Torpedo Trump's Pick for Labor Secretary - Breitbart News;

Desperate Democrats Try to Torpedo Trump's Pick for Labor Secretary - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsDesperate Democrats Try to Torpedo Trump's Pick for Labor SecretaryBreitbart NewsDemocrat politicians and their allies in the labor unions and establishment media are throwing everything they have into defeating President Trump's choice for Secretary of Labor, Andrew Puzder. The signs of freakout on the left are escalating rapidly ...and more »

Employees file antitrust class action against Puzder's CKE Restaurants - Reuters

Employees file antitrust class action against Puzder's CKE RestaurantsReutersCurrent and former Carl's Jr managers have claimed that the fast-food chain run by labor secretary nominee Andy Puzder conspired to suppress their wages and worsen their working conditions in a proposed class action filed Wednesday in California state ...and more »

​How Andrew Puzder could impact the New York workforce as Labor Secretary - New York Business Journal;

​How Andrew Puzder could impact the New York workforce as Labor Secretary - New York Business Journal

New York Business Journal​How Andrew Puzder could impact the New York workforce as Labor SecretaryNew York Business JournalIn early January, fast food workers, union leaders and New York City Council members gathered outside the Department of Labor's SoHo office to protest President Trump's nomination of Andrew Puzder to head the U.S. Department of Labor. Puzder is CEO of ...and more »

Labor Pick Puzder's Nomination Hearing Set for Feb. 16 - ThinkAdvisor;

Labor Pick Puzder's Nomination Hearing Set for Feb. 16 - ThinkAdvisor

ThinkAdvisorLabor Pick Puzder's Nomination Hearing Set for Feb. 16ThinkAdvisorAfter being postponed four times, the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions has scheduled the nomination hearing for Andrew Puzder, President Donald Trump's choice to be the next Labor secretary, for Feb. 16. Senate democrats, led ...and more »

Puzder's business has one of the best labor records in the franchise industry - Washington Examiner;

Puzder's business has one of the best labor records in the franchise industry - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerPuzder's business has one of the best labor records in the franchise industryWashington ExaminerThe fast-food restaurants run by Andrew Puzder, President Trump's nominee to be labor secretary, have one of the better records when it comes to labor rights violations, a survey of Labor Department data shows. Compared with other major restaurant ...and more »

Donald Trump's Labor Nominee Sells His Mansion To Porn Mogul For $8 Million - Huffington Post;

Donald Trump's Labor Nominee Sells His Mansion To Porn Mogul For $8 Million - Huffington Post

Huffington PostDonald Trump's Labor Nominee Sells His Mansion To Porn Mogul For $8 MillionHuffington PostIt's another small reminder of the Trump Cabinet's wealth — and the CEO-to-worker pay gap in America. By Dave Jamieson. Al Seib via Getty Images. Labor secretary nominee Andrew Puzder's former home in Montecito, California, sold for 8.1 million last ...and more »

Dems mount effort to reject Puzder as labor secretary - UPI.com;

Dems mount effort to reject Puzder as labor secretary - UPI.com

UPI.comDems mount effort to reject Puzder as labor secretaryUPI.comVice President Mike Pence shakes hands with labor secretary designate Andrew Puzder after a meeting with President Donald Trump at the Trump International Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, on November 20. Thursday, several Democrats voiced ...and more »

Andrew Puzder's restaurant knowledge will be useful as Labor secretary - The Hill (blog);

Andrew Puzder's restaurant knowledge will be useful as Labor secretary - The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)Andrew Puzder's restaurant knowledge will be useful as Labor secretaryThe Hill (blog)Burdened by a steady pattern of overregulation, employers across this country should welcome the nomination of one of their own to be secretary of Labor. Andrew Puzder not only brings an entrepreneurial spirit that has driven him to be a successful CEO ...and more »

Editorial: Andrew Puzder, local boy made good, has no business being labor secretary - STLtoday.com;

Editorial: Andrew Puzder, local boy made good, has no business being labor secretary - STLtoday.com

STLtoday.comEditorial: Andrew Puzder, local boy made good, has no business being labor secretarySTLtoday.comAndrew Puzder and Hannah Ferguson, one of his "babes and burgers" TV spokesmodels, perusing the menu at a Carl's Jr. (AP photo). prev. next. By historic standards governing Cabinet appointments, President Donald Trump's nomination of Andrew F.and more »

Senate Democrats Set Sights on Puzder - Washington Free Beacon;

Senate Democrats Set Sights on Puzder - Washington Free Beacon

Washington Free BeaconSenate Democrats Set Sights on PuzderWashington Free BeaconLeading Senate Democrats announced during a Thursday press conference that they will use any means necessary to block the confirmation of Labor Secretary nominee Andy Puzder. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) and Sen. Patty Murray ...and more »

Top Senate Democrat calls on Trump to withdraw Labor nominee Puzder as opposition intensifies - Los Angeles Times;

Top Senate Democrat calls on Trump to withdraw Labor nominee Puzder as opposition intensifies - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesTop Senate Democrat calls on Trump to withdraw Labor nominee Puzder as opposition intensifiesLos Angeles TimesThe top Senate Democrat on Thursday called for President Trump to withdraw the nomination of fast-food executive Andy Puzder to be Labor secretary, calling him "probably the most anti-worker" choice ever for the cabinet position. Democrats and workers ...and more »

Schumer calls on Trump to withdraw Puzder nomination - New York Post;

Schumer calls on Trump to withdraw Puzder nomination - New York Post

New York PostSchumer calls on Trump to withdraw Puzder nominationNew York PostWASHINGTON – Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on President Donald Trump to withdraw Andy Puzder's nomination for Secretary of Labor, saying he “could not have picked a worse nominee.” “They ought to withdraw Puzder [as] nominee before he further ...and more »

Puzder Opponents Demand Trump Drop 'Most Anti-Worker Labor Nominee Ever' - Common Dreams;

Puzder Opponents Demand Trump Drop 'Most Anti-Worker Labor Nominee Ever' - Common Dreams

Common DreamsPuzder Opponents Demand Trump Drop 'Most Anti-Worker Labor Nominee Ever'Common DreamsWorkers from several of Puzder's restaurants filed complaints alleging wage theft, sexual harassment, and retaliation against organizing. (Photo: Getty). Labor unions and workers' rights advocates are pressuring President Donald Trump to drop his ...and more »

Inside the GOP campaign to save Andrew Puzder's nomination - CNN;

Inside the GOP campaign to save Andrew Puzder's nomination - CNN

CNNInside the GOP campaign to save Andrew Puzder's nominationCNN(CNN) Republicans in the Senate are plotting an aggressive effort to save Andrew Puzder's embattled nomination to become labor secretary, leaning on well-funded business groups, the White House and the powerful Senate majority leader to ensure his ...and more »

Schumer and the Dems turn fire on Trump labor pick, after Sessions battle falls short - Fox News;

Schumer and the Dems turn fire on Trump labor pick, after Sessions battle falls short - Fox News

Fox NewsSchumer and the Dems turn fire on Trump labor pick, after Sessions battle falls shortFox NewsSenate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and his Democratic lieutenants refocused their energy Thursday on battling labor secretary nominee Andrew Puzder, after their public campaign against two controversial Cabinet picks failed to block their confirmation.and more »

Schumer says Labor nominee should withdraw name - KY3;

Schumer says Labor nominee should withdraw name - KY3

KY3Schumer says Labor nominee should withdraw nameKY3WASHINGTON (AP) Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer says secretary of labor nominee Andrew Puzder should withdraw his name from consideration. The New York Democrat told reporters on Thursday that Puzder's record as CEO of fast food ...and more »

Chuck Schumer, Labor Unions press Trump to withdraw Andrew Puzder as Labor nominee - Hot Air

Chuck Schumer, Labor Unions press Trump to withdraw Andrew Puzder as Labor nomineeHot AirHaving failed to block the confirmation of Jeff Sessions as Attorney General, Democrats and their outside allies are now turning on Trump's Labor nominee Andrew Puzder. The Hill reports that a letter signed by more than 100 labor groups calls on Trump ...and more »

Democrats call for Trump Labor pick to withdraw - Politico;

Democrats call for Trump Labor pick to withdraw - Politico

PoliticoDemocrats call for Trump Labor pick to withdrawPoliticoAndrew Puzder, President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Labor Department, is unqualified for the job and should withdraw, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Patty Murray said at a press conference Thursday. "On policy and practice, Andrew ...and more »

Schumer: Trump Should Boot Puzder Before He 'Embarrasses' The Administration - Daily Caller

Schumer: Trump Should Boot Puzder Before He 'Embarrasses' The AdministrationDaily CallerSenate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called on President Donald Trump to withdraw his nominee for secretary of labor. Trump's nominee Andy Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants which runs the Carl's Jr. and Hardee's fast food chains, would be detrimental ...and more »