Alexander Statement on Andy Puzder Nomination

WASHINGTON, D.C., February 15, 2017 –Senate labor committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on Andy Puzder’s decision to withdraw his nomination for Labor Secretary:

“Andy Puzder has the experience and ability to make an excellent Labor Secretary, but I respect his decision. He understands the difficulties American workers face in a rapidly changing workforce and I look forward to continuing to hear his insights.”

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