#AceFinanceNews says `Obama to Issue Executive Order‘ rising minimum wage for federal contract workers to $10.10
US President Barack Obama will announce he is issuing an executive order to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour for federal contract workers under new contracts, the White House said. He will lay out a strategy for getting around Congress and boosting middle-class prosperity on Tuesday in his State of the Union speech, Reuters reported. The president is expected to make clear in his 9pm (02:00 GMT Wednesday) address that he will bypass US lawmakers and go it alone in some areas by announcing a series of executive actions.
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