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Andy Puzder Has Suddenly Resigned From Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s
He’s offering no explanation for his departure, either.
Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s Had to Fire 1,200 Undocumented Workers in 2014
The headaches continue for Labor secretary nominee Andy Puzder.
Senate Report Details Even More Worker Abuse at Carl’s Jr.
Pages of new allegations about being forced to work without pay, endure harassment, and even cook while “puking.”
Livid Carl’s Jr. Employees May Get to Testify at Puzder’s Confirmation Hearing
Democrats say their complaints raise concerns about his “commitment to enforcing federal labor laws.”
Trump’s Secretary of Labor Pick Called Fast-Food Workers ‘the Best of the Worst’
A long-time employee said he’s “not the person to protect American workers’ rights.”
Carl’s Jr. Workers Are Protesting Puzder’s Nomination in Dozens of Cities Today
Councilmembers and labor leaders are expected to attend the New York rally downtown.
Sexual-Harassment Rate at Carl’s Jr. Is Well Above Industry Average
Two-thirds report being harassed by a colleague or customer.
Trump Expected to Name Pro-Robot Fast-Food CEO As His Labor Secretary
Carl’s Jr. head Andy Puzder is about as anti-labor as they come.
The Chain Gang
Fast-Food CEO Wants to Automate Restaurants
Robots are “always polite,” “always upsell,” and “never take a vacation.”