Acosta to hold news news conference to defend himself from Epstein criticism

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TheHill—Labor Secretary Alex Acosta will hold a news conference on Wednesday to address questions about his handling of a nonprosecution agreement he previously struck with multimillionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein, who is facing new federal sex-crimes c

Acosta to hold news conference in wake of Epstein case criticism. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta has scheduled a press conference for Wednesday afternoon – a day after President Trump said he will look “very closely” at Acosta’s handling of a sex trafficking case involving billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein. A Labor Department spokesman told The Post that the presser is tentatively scheduled for 2:30 p.m. The rep