U.S. President Barack Obama (C) smiles as he sits down to lunch with Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee (L), Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin (2nd L), Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy (3rd R), U.S. ... more 
U.S. President Barack Obama (C) smiles as he sits down to lunch with Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee (L), Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin (2nd L), Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy (3rd R), U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez (2nd R, back to camera) and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (far R) at the Cafe Beauregard restaurant in New Britain, Connecticut March 5, 2014. The White House said Obama chose to ate at the restaurant to highlight the fact that they pay their employees above the minimum wage. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT) less 
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Wed, Mar 5, 2014 1:56 PM EST