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    President Donald Trump announced that Alexander Acosta is his new pick to lead the US Department of Labor.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — President Donald Trump announced in a news conference on Thursday that Alexander Acosta is his new pick to lead the US Department of Labor.

    "He [Acosta] had a tremendous career, he is a member and has been a member of the National Labor Relations Board, and has been through Senate confirmation three times," Trump stated. "I think he will be a tremendous secretary of labor."

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