Comment: Chancellor’s Announcement of Potential Minimum Wage Rise
In response to Chancellor George Osborne’s recent announcement that he would like to see an above-inflation rise in the National Minimum Wage (NMW), Rhys Moore Director of the Living Wage Foundation said:
“We welcome the Chancellor’s comments. He is right to focus his attention on working people struggling on low pay. A strong well-enforced national minimum wage is vital for our communities and our economy.