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Alexander Acosta Archive

The Alexander Acosta Archive is a collection of TV news clips featuring U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, speaking, with related fact-checks. While largely curated by hand, the collection demonstrates how Artificial Intelligence algorithms could be used to create such resources, for example with voice and/or facial recognition.  A work in progress, this evolving non-commercial, searchable collection is designed to preserve the historical record for posterity. For more information, read this.

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Five Cabinet secretaries testified before a Senate panel to discuss the Trump administration's $1.5 trillion infrastructure proposal over the next ten years. Witnesses included Secretaries Elaine Chao of Transportation, Rick Perry of Energy, Wilbur Ross of Commerce, Sonny Perdue of Agriculture and Alex Acosta of Labor. They addressed a wide range of issues such as public-private partnerships, investments in high speed broadband, streamlining the permitting process, foreign investment and...
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Alexander Acosta Archive
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Sean Spicer briefed reporters and responded to questions on a range of issues. He addressed the alleged tapes of conversations between President Trump and former FBI Director James Comey, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on the president's executive order on immigration and refugees, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions' upcoming testimony on Capitol Hill. At the top of the briefing, Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta updated reporters on workforce initiatives and job creation. People:...
Topics: Alexander Acosta, Trump Administration, Executive Branch, Sean Spicer, Jobs, Education, Labor
The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee held the confirmation hearing for President Trump's labor secretary nominee, Alexander Acosta. He was asked about several issues including overtime pay, education and training, equal pay for women, minimum wage law and workplace safety. Mr. Acosta was the president's second choice for labor secretary. The first nominee, Andrew Puzder, withdrew his nomination in mid February 2017 amid concern from senators on both sides of the aisle...
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