“Everybody thinks that businesses and labor officials fight all the time,” she said. “But I don’t think you can be labor-friendly or business-friendly. He can manage a balance between both. You have to be fair with businesses and you have to be fair with employees. That’s really what I want to see.”
She said Mr. Perez is a strong advocate of small business.
“I think the smaller, smaller businesses are struggling the most, and they need to believe and know there’s someone representing them, as well,” she said.