Andrew Puzder

On Feb. 15, 2017 Andrew Puzder withdrew his name from consideration as Trump's nominee for Secretary of the Department of Labor.

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Patrick Caldwell – Mother Jones

From Caldwell's Jan. 11, 2017, article:

"Mr. Puzder took a company that I loved and turned it into a business that makes money by stealing from its workers," Laura McDonald, a former 20-year employee at Carl's Jr., told the hearing. "I honestly can't think of anyone less qualified to enforce laws that are supposed to protect employees."