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Trump’s Attack On America’s Workers

Feb 06, 2017 - Providence Journal

The nomination of Andrew Puzder for secretary of labor is a grave betrayal of working people in this country. The mission of the Department of Labor is “to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners of the United States, to improve their working conditions, and to advance their opportunities for profitable employment.” As the leader of this department, the secretary of labor serves as the steward of workers’ rights, charged with ensuring all workers have jobs that are saf...