Secretary of Labor

Labor Sec Says Red Tape Holds Back Apprentices

Acosta tells committee 'cumbersome' DOL registration hinders worker training

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta wants to increase the number of apprenticeship programs by curbing the department's "cumbersome" approval process.

Acosta Is New Secretary of Labor

Senate confirms Republican law school dean

Florida International University School of Law Dean Alexander Acosta will succeed Democratic Party boss Tom Perez as secretary of labor.

Acosta Moves One Step Closer to Cabinet

Labor nominee clears committee on party-line vote

Labor secretary nominee Alexander Acosta moved one step closer to confirmation after clearing the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions on Thursday.