President Obama Pushes to Expand Overtime Pay

Published 03/13 2014 03:29PM

Updated 03/13 2014 03:31PM

(NBC News) President Obama has directed the Labor Department to change overtime rules.

The change would make millions more workers eligible for time-and-a-half pay.

The president's request comes as he focuses more than ever on increasing worker pay, including a federal minimum wage hike.

Still, for some businesses the new plan is creating more worry than ever about their bottom lines.

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