Increase the minimum wage
The government are presiding over a low growth, high tax, high price economy. And when we have the opportunity to make investments to improve our economic growth. The increase in the national minimum wage is a positive step, but the Government needs to go further and faster. With costs rising, taxes going up, and the Universal Credit cut starting to bite, it’s give with one hand and take with the other
Your next Labour Government will….
reverse the cuts to Universal Credit
increase the minimum wage to £10 per hour and will constantly review this figure in line with inflation