Obama Remarks on Federal Minimum Wage Legislation

April 30 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama speaks about legislation to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour that was blocked by Republicans in the U.S. Senate today. Obama, who called for the increase in his January State of the Union address, accused Republicans of pushing a “top-down” economic policy that benefits the most wealthy at the expense of lower- and middle-income Americans. (Source: Bloomberg)
Greece’s Tsipras Meets Cabinet as Cash Needs Mount
10:01 - Greece’s Prime Minister will go before the country’s parliament to push for more economic reforms today. Alexis Tsipras will update lawmakers on talks held in Brussels over the weekend with the country’s creditors. Bloomberg’s Hans Nichols reports on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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