Overtime and minimum wage: Different names for the same debate
Compiled by JJ Feinauer, Deseret News
Published: Thursday, March 20 2014 12:10 p.m. MDT
A presidential memorandum signed on March 12 by President Barack Obama has directed the Labor Department to restructure who is and is not eligible for overtime pay.
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