Alex Sobel backs Unison’s campaign calling on Vince Cable to enforce minimum wage for Care workers

Last November, Alex Sobel pledged to work for the Living Wage as universal if elected to Parliament in May. In December he backed the TUC’s Decent Jobs week campaign - one which highlighted the Care workers being paid less than the minimum wage, and on zero hours’ contracts. So now he’s joining Unison’s campaign - … Continue reading Alex Sobel backs Unison’s campaign calling on Vince Cable to enforce minimum wage for Care workers

Ed Miliband: a mission and a radical plan for everyday people, not just the privileged few

Ed Miliband is a man with a mission. Today he set out that mission in clear terms - to make Britain work for everyday people, not just for a privileged few. Labour under Ed Miliband’s leadership is committed to • A recovery that works for you and your family. • The next generation doing better … Continue reading Ed Miliband: a mission and a radical plan for everyday people, not just the privileged few

Labour will tackle cost-of-living crisis at its roots – by strengthening National Minimum Wage

In LibDem/Tory Britain, families are facing a cost of living crisis... Prices have risen faster than wages in 38 of the 39 months that David Cameron has been in Downing Street Working people are an average of almost £1500 a year worse off under this Coalition Government. Labour will tackle the cost of living crisis … Continue reading Labour will tackle cost-of-living crisis at its roots – by strengthening National Minimum Wage