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Leaders with Ginni Thomas: Andy Puzder on ‘federal obstacles to investment’

Ginni Thomas Contributor

PREVIEW: Interview with Andrew Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants (Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s)

You may not have heard of Andy Puzder, but chances are you’ve eaten his food. Puzder is the CEO of CKE Restaurants, the parent company of more than 3,000 Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. restaurants across America and 20 other countries. Among other things, Andy Pudzer is an expert on jobs. The company he oversees has created 72,000 of them. With a payroll that vast, Pudzer has some insights into the country’s unemployment rate, and the effect of government regulation on it. He came to Washington recently, where he sat down with TheDC’s Ginni Thomas to talk private sector job creation.

Obama administration policies vs. jobs:
“Right now what we’re faced with are some major obstacles at the federal level to investment.”

Stay tuned for the complete interview with Andy Puzder this Thursday, only on The Daily Caller!

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