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President Barack Obama greets Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick as Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin, left, and Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, right, look on after Obama spoke about the minimum wage during an event in Kaiser Hall on the Central Connecticut State University campus in New Britain, Conn., Wednesday, March 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

President Barack Obama greets Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick as Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin, left, and Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, right, look on after Obama spoke about the minimum wage during an event in Kaiser Hall on the Central Connecticut State University campus in New Britain, Conn., Wednesday, March 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

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