Hirunews Logo
+Obama+State+of+the+Union+speech+to+act+on+income+inequality
Wednesday, 29 January 2014 - 7:34
Obama State of the Union speech to act on income inequality
15

Shares
1,874

Views
US President Barack Obama will bypass a fractured Congress to act on income inequality as he delivers his annual State of the Union address later.
 

The White House said Obama would unveil an executive order to raise the minimum wage to 10.1 dollars an hour, for new federal contract workers.


The Democratic president is expected to announce other executive orders, which do not require congressional approval.

He is facing some of the lowest approval ratings of his presidency.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
566 Views
5,344 Views
4,034 Views
12,289 Views
20,239 Views
59,199 Views
Top