President Biden Issues Executive Orders Impacting Federal Contractors
January 26, 2021
President Biden has moved quickly to issue a number of executive orders (EO) impacting federal contractors. First, federal employees and contractors are now required to wear face masks. Second, President Biden announced his goal to increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour for federal employees and contractors; President Biden directed the Director of Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to make a report with recommendations for promoting the increased minimum wage.