Rene Alexander "Alex" Acosta is Trump's nominee for Secretary of the Department of Labor.
|2007||Alexander Acosta as a District Attorney works out a plea bargain with Billionaire pedophile and personal friend of Donald Trump, Jeffrey Epstein, where Epstien would only spend 13 months in prison for raping dozens of young girls. lawnewz.com|
|2017.01.11||Former employees of Carl's Jr., Puzder's company, testified today on Capitol Hill, but not at Puzder's confirmation hearing. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Chair Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn) shot down the Democrat request to allow them to testify. m.motherjones.com (See also Andrew Puzder, Department of Labor, Jobs)|
"I honestly can’t think of anyone less qualified to enforce laws that are supposed to protect employees."
|2017.02.16||Trump chooses R. Alexander Acosta, a Florida law school dean and former assistant attorney general, as his new nominee to head Department of Labor. nytimes.com (See also First 100 Days, Department of Labor)|
|2017.02.16||Trump pick for labor secretary, R. Alexander Acosta, an apparently surprising choice due to his staunch defence of Muslims, is a stanchly conservative lawyer. theguardian.com (See also Department of Labor, First 100 Days)|