Andy Puzder was chief?executive officer of?CKE Restaurants?for more than 16 years, following a?career as an attorney. He is currently a Senior Fellow at the?Pepperdine University School of Public Policy. He was nominated by President Trump to serve as U.S.?labor secretary. In 2018, Puzder authored "The Capitalist Comeback: The Trump Boom and the Left's Plot to Stop It" (Center Street).? His latest piece, a Broadside by Encounter Books titled, “Getting America Back to Work” was released on April 28, 2020.