THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT IN Q&A WITH THE PRESS AFTER MINIMUM WAGE EVENT The South Lawn
11:09 A.M. EST
THE PRESIDENT: Hi, Helen.
Q Do you have the votes?
THE PRESIDENT: We don't know yet.
Q How are the votes going?
THE PRESIDENT: We don't know yet. That's why we're here today. We're working it.
Q You don't know?
THE PRESIDENT: If we can get the right bill before them, we have the votes. I don't know if we've got the votes to get the right bill before them -- you know, to get through all the thicket of rule-making. But we're working it.
END 11:10 A.M. EST