Special Report: Labor Secretary Alex Acosta resigns amid criticism of Jeffrey Epstein plea deal
Friday, 12 July 2019 () President Trump has announced that Labor Secretary Alex Acosta is stepping down. Acosta had faced calls from Democrats to resign over his handling of a controversial 2008 secret plea deal with accused sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Anthony Mason anchors a CBS News Special Report from New York with correspondent Paula Reid at the White House.
U.S. Labor Secretary Alex Acosta says he will not resign over his role in Jeffrey Epstein's child sex abuse case. Nikole Killion has the latest from the White House. (2:12) WCCO Mid-Morning – July 11, 2019
American financier Jeffrey Epstein will not be released on bail to await his trial for sex trafficking dozens of underage girls. Reuters reports U.S. District Judge Richard Berman on Thursday rejected..