The U.S. Senate has scheduled a confirmation hearing for President Trump’s labor nominee, Alex Acosta, pictured here in 2008.
The U.S. Senate has scheduled a confirmation hearing for President Trump’s labor nominee, Alex Acosta, pictured here in 2008. Cristobal Herrera TNS
The U.S. Senate has scheduled a confirmation hearing for President Trump’s labor nominee, Alex Acosta, pictured here in 2008. Cristobal Herrera TNS

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