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.
Seeking to advance the cause of equal pay for women, President Obama plans to sign am executive order Tuesday barring federal contractors from retaliating against employees who compare salaries. Read Post
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
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