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Opinion | Trump Finds a Brawler for His War on Workers - Nickolas Kristof

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'Trump talks a good game about helping American workers but has pursued arguably the most anti-labor agenda of any modern president. Now he has doubled down by choosing for secretary of labor a corporate lawyer who has spent his career battling workers.This is a bit like nominating Typhoid Mary to be health secretary.

The official mission of the Labor Department emphasizes the promotion of “the welfare of the wage earners,” but Trump’s mission has been to promote the exploitation of wage earners.

So Eugene Scalia is a perfect fit. Scalia, a son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia who has fought unions on behalf of Walmart and other companies, is a talented and experienced litigator who upon assuming office will be in a position to disembowel labor.'

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just look at his last swamp creature:LEAST QUALIFIED EVER After Trumpnominated Rep.John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) to replaceDan Coats as the director of national intelligence, Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) called Ratcliffe "the most partisan and least qualified individual ever nominated to serve as Director of National Intelligence," and warned he's not much more than a Trump acolyte. [HuffPost ]--the

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