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'Engines are revving louder', says Obama to Labor Day crowd; most schools back in session; 11 more Wisconsin stories

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MILWAUKEE -- President Obama told an estimated 6,000 people in Milwaukee Monday that his efforts to help workers are paying off.

The Democratic president spoke for just over 30 minutes at the city's annual Labor Fest -- where he also appeared in 2008 and 2010.

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Obama renewed his push to raise the minimum wage, saying he'd continue the same hard sell to Congress that he once used to court his wife Michelle. As he put it, "I just wore her down."

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