US: Trump nominates ex-NLRB member Acosta as Labor Secretary

US: Trump nominates ex-NLRB member Acosta as Labor SecretaryUpdated on : 17-02-2017 02:35 PM
US President Donald Trump has picked former Assistant Attorney General and National Labor Relations Board member R. Alexander Acosta to lead the Department of Labor, following the withdrawal Wednesday of embattled nominee Andy Puzder.


If confirmed by the U.S. Senate, Acosta will be the first Hispanic person to serve in Trump's candidate.

Trump has been criticized for not picking a Hispanic person for his Cabinet prior to Acosta's appointment.

(AKS-17/02)

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US: Trump nominates ex-NLRB member Acosta as ...

US: Trump nominates ex-NLRB member Acosta as ...

Updated on : 17-02-2017 02:35 PM
US President Donald Trump has picked former Assistant Attorney General and National Labor Relations Board member R. Alexander Acosta to lead the Department of Labor, follo....
New birds species discovered in Nepal

New birds species discovered in Nepal

Updated on : 11-02-2017 01:19 PM
A new species of birds has been discovered in the high mountainous region of Nepal, bringing the total number of avian species in the Himalayan country to 866.
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