President Obama speaks at CCSU on minimum wage

President Obama visited the campus of CCSU to

President Obama visited the campus of CCSU to tout his federal minimum wage increase proposal. (March 5, 2014 5:41 PM)

President Barack Obama was at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain Wednesday afternoon to push for a higher federal minimum wage.

The president wants to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10.

Gov. Dannel Malloy has proposed doing the same to the state's minimum wage over a three-year period.

Connecticut's minimum wage is currently $8.70. The president...

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