Obama will visit Flint, Michigan on Wednesday to meet with residents who've lived with contaminated water.
Not every worker makes minimum wage. Waiters, for instance, rely on tips to round out much of their pay.
From the Here & Now Contributors Network, Wilson Sayre of WLRN brings us a story about another type of worker that relies on tips: airport wheelchair pushers, who also make less than minimum wage. But it’s not so obvious that you’re supposed to tip them.
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.