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U.S. Secretary of Labor R. Alexander Acosta Submits Resignation to President Trump

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. Department of Labor announced that the 27th Secretary of Labor, R. Alexander Acosta, submitted his resignation to President Donald J. Trump, effective Friday, July 19, 2019.

Secretary Acosta's resignation letter is attached.

Office of the Secretary
July 12, 2019
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Media Contact: Megan Sweeney
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