President Obama pushes Congress to approve minimum wage hike.
The President and Democrats are looking to push a wage hike through, but Republicans are resisting.
President Obama pushes to expand overtime pay for millions of workers.
President Obama this week will seek a broad expansion of overtime pay, the White House confirmed Wednesday.
President Barack Obama plans to announce that he will issue an executive order raising the minimum wage for federal contract workers with new contracts to $10.10 an hour, the White House said Tuesday.
Many workers around the country won't be as lucky as the ones in Washington state, which is raising its salary minimum even though it already has the highest state baseline in the country.