Feb. 12 (UPI) --
During his fourth State of the Union address
Tuesday evening, President Barack Obama called for an increase in the federal minimum wage -- from $7.25 to $9.00.
In calling on Congress to raise the minimum wage to $9 an hour, Obama said, "Tonight, let's declare that in the wealthiest nation on Earth, no one who works full time should have to live in poverty."
Watch the moment below, courtesy of NowThisNews:
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