Andy Puzder

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. 

Author Archive

  • Oct 13, 2020
    If Democrats truly want to follow the science – rather than the politics -- in the fight against COVID-19, they might want to take a closer look at “The Great Barrington...
  • Aug 7, 2020
    No matter who wins the election this November, the worst of the COVID-19 crisis will likely be over by Inauguration Day, thanks either to improved therapeutics or a vaccine. On the...
  • Jul 20, 2020
    If you think the economic shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic was bad, be forewarned: the economic impact of former Vice President Joe Biden’s new climate change plan...
  • Jul 10, 2020
    I want to thank my friend Oren Cass and the team at American Compass for the opportunity to discuss how corporate businesses should balance shareholder interests with their...
  • Jul 3, 2020
    The U.S. employment numbers released Thursday prompted headlines about a record-breaking 4.8 million jobs added in June. Yet even more jobs could have been added, if only...
  • May 21, 2020
    Testifying before the Senate Health, Labor and Pensions Committee on Tuesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci warned of the potential for "really serious"...
  • May 11, 2020
    The new jobs report released Friday proves what President Trump has been saying all along – it’s irresponsible to downplay the suffering of American workers caused by the...
  • Mar 18, 2020
    Every year on the day after Black Friday and two days after Thanksgiving, Americans make a concerted effort to patronize small businesses in their local area on Small Business...
  • Feb 24, 2020
    Your editorial “Tom Steyer’s $22 Minimum Wage” (Feb. 13) points out that a major problem with excessively increasing the minimum wage is lost jobs. But it fails to...
  • Feb 11, 2020
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is at it again and Democratic presidential hopefuls former Vice President Joe Biden, former Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sens. Amy Klobuchar, Bernie Sanders,...