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Alexander Acosta

Alex Acosta
Alexander Acosta official portrait.jpg
27th United States Secretary of Labor
From: April 28, 2017 – July 19, 2019
President Donald Trump
Predecessor Tom Perez
Successor Eugene Scalia
Party Republican
Spouse(s) Jan Williams

Rene Alexander Acosta (born 16 January 1969) is an American attorney who served as the United States Secretary of Labor from April 2017 to July 2019. After Andrew Pudzer's nomination was withdrawn, Acosta was nominated by President Donald Trump, and confirmed by a 60–38 vote in the United States Senate.