Labor Secretary Touts Job Growth at Governors’ Conference

U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta shared rogue tales of licensed dog-walkers and fortune tellers – while extolling the virtues of a college graduate who ditched his philosophy degree for a HVAC job – on Thursday to a crowded room atop the Holiday Inn City Centre in South Dakota’s largest city of Sioux Falls.

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Labor Secretary Nominee’s Company Hit With Antitrust Class Action

Carl Karcher Enterprises, whose CEO Andrew Puzder is President Donald Trump’s nominee as secretary of labor, illegally restricts employment and suppresses pay for fast-food managers through contracts that prohibit franchisees from hiring each other’s workers, Carl’s Jr. employees say in an antitrust class action.

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