December 9, 2016
SACRAMENTO - California Restaurant Association President & CEO Jot Condie released the following statement today, in reponse to President-elect Donald Trump's nomination of Andy Puzder as Secretary of the US Department of Labor.
"The California Restaurant Association welcomes President-elect Donald Trump's choice of Andy Puzder as Secretary of Labor.
As CEO of CKE Restaurants, Andy has led one of the country's most recognized brands -- at times through financial and economic challenges -- and succeeded. He is the very definition of a job creator, one who believes that Americans should have the opportunity to succeed.
In him, American workers will finally have someone on their side who understands how businesses work and how jobs are created."