Andrew Puzder has been an outspoken critic of some of the Obama administration's most prominent labor initiatives.
Politicians are pushing for pro-oil policies and the privatization of Native lands.
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Wendy Ruderman is a journalist for the Philadelphia Daily News. She won with Barbara Laker the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting.