Speeches sourced from the Labour party’s online archive
minimum wage, but given just 19p more an hour.
Under this Government it’s an economy of the
tied home at risk if you say no. It'll mean no minimum wage for child workers who currently
week, on at least the minimum wage.Fully funded by a tax on bankers’ bonuses.The
National Minimum Wage by introducing stronger checks on excessive remuneration at the top, such as binding
Labour introduced a minimum wage alongside tax credits to help ensure work pays. But this government's
NHS, to the minimum wage, is the story of a country stronger together.
A country in which
medical care when we are ill, and to end the scandal of £1.50 an hour jobs by bringing in a minimum
changes to working tax credit, a couple with two children on the minimum wage will be better off quitting
that the law on the minimum wage is properly enforced.
We should stop companies using tied
An end to the exploitation of zero hours contracts.
assumptions, introducing a National Minimum Wage to prevent exploitation and enabling more young people
minimum wage, but only because his £7 an hour job includes compensation for holiday pay foregone. He has
And working with local authorities to root out the rogue firms who fail to pay the minimum wage
introduced the minimum wage and tax credits, so that going to work each day brought in more money each
change this.Labour helped families with the minimum wage and tax credits.It made a
for women in the 1970s.
The minimum wage in the 1990s.
Gay rights at the 20th
* Where are the measures to enforce the minimum wage?* Where are the measures to
proud of our great achievements – the minimum wage, tax credits, the hundreds of thousands of pensioners
NHS, forged in the aftermath of a world war. Remind them of Labour’s minimum wage and the winter fuel
come at the price of social justice.With the minimum wage, tax credits, the New Deal, they
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