April 24, 2015

Labour: Tackling Low Pay

Labour will raise the minimum wage We will increase the National Minimum Wage to £8 per hour by 2020. That’s a pay rise of £3000 a year for a full-time worker. We’ll also give incentives to employers that commit to paying the Living Wage.  Alongside raising wages, a Labour government will ban exploitative zero-hours contracts. These contracts are used simply …

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