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Acosta Defends Role in Brokering Epstein Plea Deal

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R. Alexander Acosta, the labor secretary, rebuffed resignation calls by Democrats, who criticized his decision as a prosecutor in 2008 to accept a lenient sentence for Jeffrey Epstein.
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Acosta should resign or be fired: Schumer
Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer told fellow lawmakers Tuesday that Labor secretary Alex Acosta should resign for his role in the controversial plea deal he struck with millionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2008, or be fired. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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