Obama will visit Flint, Michigan on Wednesday to meet with residents who've lived with contaminated water.
Yesterday Chicago saw a dusting of snow, but being early in the season, it broke the record for the amount of snow on that date.
Now the East Coast is bracing for a cold snap that is expected to send low temperatures into the 30s.
National Weather Service meteorologist Brian Hurley tells Here & Now’s Robin Young that the early cold is not a strong prediction of things to come for the rest of the season.
Throughout the week, Here & Now is looking at the impact a raise in the minimum wage would have on states, the federal government and workers.