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Andy Puzder

  1. the chain gang
    Andy Puzder Has Suddenly Resigned From Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’sHe’s offering no explanation for his departure, either.
  2. Trump Picks His First Latino Cabinet Member to Replace PuzderAfter a tough week, Trump plays it safe on a nominee who has been confirmed by the Senate multiple times before.
  3. politics
    Senate Views Oprah Episode With Puzder Abuse AllegationsPuzder’s ex-wife appeared on the show in 1990 as a domestic-violence victim.
  4. Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s Had to Fire 1,200 Undocumented Workers in 2014The headaches continue for Labor secretary nominee Andy Puzder.
  5. politics
    Woman Writes Moving Op-Ed Blasting Trump’s Labor Secretary Nominee“Despite giving everything I had to Puzder’s company for 21 years, I left without a penny of savings, with no health care and no pension.”
  6. Trump’s Labor Secretary Nominee Says He Hired Undocumented HousekeeperAndy Puzder’s confirmation hearings have been postponed indefinitely.
  7. labor fights
    Senate Report Details Even More Worker Abuse at Carl’s Jr.Pages of new allegations about being forced to work without pay, endure harassment, and even cook while “puking.”
  8. workers’ rights
    Livid Carl’s Jr. Employees May Get to Testify at Puzder’s Confirmation HearingDemocrats say their complaints raise concerns about his “commitment to enforcing federal labor laws.”
  9. food politics
    Trump’s Secretary of Labor Pick Called Fast-Food Workers ‘the Best of the Worst’A long-time employee said he’s “not the person to protect American workers’ rights.”
  10. trump transition
    Trump Labor Pick Andy Puzder May Be ‘Bailing’ on Nomination: ReportHe pushed back with a brief tweet saying he’s looking forward to his confirmation hearing.
  11. protests
    Carl’s Jr. Workers Are Protesting Puzder’s Nomination in Dozens of Cities TodayCouncilmembers and labor leaders are expected to attend the New York rally downtown.
  12. politics
    Ex-Wife of Trump’s Cabinet Pick Appeared on Oprah As a Domestic Violence VictimAndrew Puzder’s ex-wife appeared on the show to discuss being a victim of domestic abuse.
  13. Sexual-Harassment Rate at Carl’s Jr. Is Well Above Industry AverageTwo-thirds report being harassed by a colleague or customer.
  14. politics
    Trump’s Labor Secretary Pick Was Accused of Abusing His WifeAccording to the couple’s 1989 divorce filing.
  15. politics
    Donald Trump’s Pick for Labor Secretary Defended These Sexist Ads“I like beautiful women eating burgers in bikinis.”
  16. Trump Expected to Name Pro-Robot Fast-Food CEO As His Labor SecretaryCarl’s Jr. head Andy Puzder is about as anti-labor as they come.
  17. The Chain Gang
    Fast-Food CEO Wants to Automate RestaurantsRobots are “always polite,” “always upsell,” and “never take a vacation.”