Andrew Puzder

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Andrew Puzder
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Personal details
Born Andrew Franklin Puzder
July 11, 1950 (1950-07-11) (age 67)
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Lisa Henning (1973–1987)
Deanna Descher (1987–present)
Children 6
Alma mater Cleveland State University (BA)
Washington University (JD)
Salary Decrease US$4 million (2012)[1]

Andrew Franklin "Andy" Puzder (born July 11, 1950) is the chief executive of CKE Restaurants. He received his Juris doctorate in 1978 from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis where he served as senior editor on the Law Review. Puzder has served as president and CEO of CKE since September 2000.

On December 8, 2016, Puzder was named as President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for United States Secretary of Labor.[2] He withdrew as the nominee on February 15, 2017.[3]

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  2. LeVine, Marianne; Schneier, Cogan (December 8, 2016). "Trump chooses Puzder as labor secretary". Politico. Retrieved 2016-12-09. 
  3. Raju, Manu (2017-02-15). "Andrew Puzder withdraws as a labor secretary nominee". CNN. Retrieved 2017-02-15.