Alexander Acosta

Rene Alexander Acosta is an American attorney, dean, and politician who is the 27th and current United States Secretary of Labor. A Republican, he was appointed by President George W. Bush to the National Labor Relations Board and later served as Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights and federal prosecutor for the Southern District of Florida. Wikipedia*

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Alexander Acosta has 16 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 News Conference as a Director for the Project on the Judiciary of the Ethics and Public Policy Center. The year with the most videos was 2017 with eight videos as a Dean for the College of Law of the Florida International University. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 2,161 views per program. Most appearances with Donald J. Trump (2), Mike Pence (2). Most common tags: Department of Labor, Immigration.

Appearances by Title:April 28, 2017 - Present Secretary, Department of Labor Videos: 7


Dean, College of Law, Florida International University July 1, 2009 - April 28, 2017 Videos: 4 U.S. Attorney, Southern District of Florida, Department of Justice c. June 11, 2005 - June 5, 2009 Videos: 1 Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, Department of Justice c. August 22, 2003 - c. June 11, 2005 Videos: 2 Member, National Labor Relations Board c. July 29, 2003 - c. December 31, 2003 Videos: 1 Director, Project on the Judiciary, Ethics and Public Policy Center c. May 19, 1997 - c. July 1, 2003 Videos: 1 Secretary Nominee, Department of Labor February 17, 2017 - April 27, 2017 Videos: 0

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