Trump to Nominate Alexander Acosta as Labor Secretary Nominee


R. Alexander Acosta is an attorney and dean of the Florida International University College of Law.

The son of Cuban immigrants He is from Miami, Florida, and attended the Gulliver Schools. He received a bachelor’s degree in economics from Harvard College and a law degree from Harvard Law School.

Acosta served as a law clerk to Samuel Alito when he was a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. As an attorney he specialized in employment and labor issues and taught classes on employment law and civil rights law at the George Mason University School of Law. – Wikipedia

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