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Obama Orders New Crackdown On Federal Contractor Tax Cheats

4 years agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is ordering a new crackdown on federal contractors who don't pay their taxes. He was signing an executive order Wednesday telling federal agency chiefs to take steps to bar those companies from receiving new government contracts. Obama was also directing the IRS to review contractor filings to ensure the companies are not lying about the taxes they've paid.
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Obama to sign minimum wage increase for federal contractors Wednesday

News : The Rundown News Blog (2 months ago)

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is raising the minimum wage for federal contractors from $7.25 to $10.10. Obama will sign the executive order Wednesday in the East Room of the White House. He first announced the measure during h... Read Post

Sizing Up The Pay Gap

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (2 weeks ago)

To mark “Equal Pay Day,” Obama is signing two executive orders setting new pay equity rules for federal contractors. Waldman explains what these EOs will do: The first order will bar contractors from retaliating against employees wh... Read Post

Op-ed: More Equal, Still Unprotected

LGBT / Gay : Advocate.com Daily News (19 hours ago)

One activist wants to understand why President Obama has yet to sign an executive order barring LGBT discrimination from federal contractors. Featured Image: read more Read Post


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