Ed Miliband in living wage pledge

first_img Ed Miliband in living wage pledge Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family ProofCheese Crostini: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof Show Comments ▼ KCS-content Ed Miliband, the Labour leadership contender, has said he would make the government’s corporation tax cut conditional on firms paying a “living wage” of at least £7.60 an hour. “The government is already cutting corporation tax from 28 per cent to 24 per cent, let’s make that conditional on companies paying a mimum wage,” the former climate change secretary said. He said it would save the country money by reducing the need to subsidise low wages with benefits and tax credits. “It’s about asking ourselves: ‘Are we happy with people being stuck on low wages? Do we think corporations have a responsibility that goes beyond the bottom line?’ I think they do and most reasonably-minded people will agree with that.” Share Sunday 22 August 2010 9:55 pm whatsapp Tags: NULL whatsapplast_img

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