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Nationwide protests this week targeted Donald Trump's choice for labor secretary: Andrew Puzder, CEO of the company that owns the Hardee's and Carl's Jr. fast-food chains. Puzder is an opponent of an increased minimum wage, more generous overtime benefits, paid sick leave and the Affordable Care Act, while his restaurants have a record of labor law violations and rampant sexual harassment of women workers. (Photo by Gage Skidmore via Wikipedia.)