Obama will visit Flint, Michigan on Wednesday to meet with residents who've lived with contaminated water.
Northwestern University says it will appeal a ruling by the Chicago office of the National Labor Relations Board that will football players at the school form a union.
The NCAA and the Big Ten Conference, which Northwestern belongs to, criticized the decision.
But former Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter, who led the effort to form a union, said he believes players are employees, and he is confident the remaining players at the university will vote to unionize.
Slate’s Mike Pesca joins Here & Now’s Robin Young to discuss the implications of the NLRB’s decision for college football.
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.