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President pushes for minimum wage increase
President Obama says he supports an increase in minimum wage.
In a speech Wednesday, he called income inequality a "defining issue of our time."
"We know that there are airport workers and fast-food workers and nurse assistance and retail salespeople who work their tails off and are still living at or barely above poverty.// if you work hard, you should make a decent living. If you work hard, you should be able to support a family."
Obama says he will push congress to increase minimum wage.