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December 4th, 2013
06:31 PM ET

Pres. Obama calls for raise in minimum wage

In two speeches Wednesday, Pres. Barack Obama addressed the growing inequality in the U.S., calling for new policies to lift up the poor - including raising the minimum wage. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.

For more on the president's speech, click on over to CNN.com.


Filed under: Jim Acosta • Minimum wage • President Obama