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Carl's Jr. workers raise concerns about Andrew Puzder




Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Hannah Ferguson, left, orders lunch alongside CKE Restaurants CEO Andy Puzder after a news conference on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 in Austin, Texas declaring Carl's Jr.'s commitment to the state of Texas.
Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Hannah Ferguson, left, orders lunch alongside CKE Restaurants CEO Andy Puzder after a news conference on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 in Austin, Texas declaring Carl's Jr.'s commitment to the state of Texas.
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Many of President-elect Donald Trump's choices for cabinet secretaries have been controversial, including his pick for Labor Secretary— Andrew Puzder, the CEO of Hardee's and Carl's Jr. restaurants.

Carl's has a long history in California. The fast-food company started as a hot dog stand in L.A. in 1941 and is headquartered here.

But Puzder has been an outspoken critic of California's labor laws for years.

Now some Carl's Jr. employees are voicing their concerns about Mr. Puzder's ability to represent and protect them as Labor Secretary.

New York Times reporter and author Jodi Kantor has been reporting on Mr. Puzder. She joined Take Two to discuss his background and the criticisms against him.

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