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Obama Overtime Pay

Raising Overtime Pay Is Easier Than You Think

Bob Cesca | Posted 02.21.2015 | Politics
Bob Cesca

It has been an especially good time over the past month watching President Obama give the congressional Republicans exactly what they asked for when they decided to oppose everything he did. But it's time to complete the trifecta: raise overtime pay for American workers.

Fast Food Managers Prefer 'Stature' To Overtime Pay, Wealthy CEO Says

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 03.25.2014 | Business

Fast food CEO Andy Puzder took to the op-ed pages of the Wall Street Journal Tuesday to rip into a White House proposal to raise the wages of low-paid...

Extra Effort Unrewarded

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Republicans despise America's poor and jobless. The GOP made that perfectly clear by repeatedly denouncing them and cutting food stamps and unemployment benefits. But last week, Republicans revealed that they also hate hard-working Americans!

Obama: Overtime Pay Plan Will Help 'Build An Economy That Works For Everybody'

AP | Posted 03.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says it's not right that businesses that treat their employers fairly can be undercut by competitors who do...

Dave Jamieson

How Obama's Reforms To Overtime Law Will Change People's Lives

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.14.2014 | Politics

In her years managing a small dollar store in Michigan, there were times when Dawn Hughey worked 60, 70, or even 80 hours a week just to keep the plac...

Obama Can Give 10 Million Workers A Raise Without Even Asking Congress

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 03.12.2014 | Business

If President Barack Obama goes through with a reported proposal to expand overtime protections, he could end up giving 10 million workers a raise. ...

Obama To Push For More Overtime Pay, White House Official Says

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bypassing Congress, President Barack Obama intends to order changes in overtime rules so employers would be required to pay millio...

Obama Will Seek Broad Expansion Of Overtime Pay

The New York Times | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Obama this week will seek to force American businesses to pay more overtime to millions of workers, the latest move by his ad...