In one of the richest cities in the world, too many people are unable to make ends meet, forced into zero-hours contracts and relying on benefits even when in work.
I’m backing Labour’s pledge to support businesses to pay the Living Wage, which makes sense for workers, businesses and the economy.
I pioneered the London Living Wage for staff at Islington Council. It was one of my proudest moments in politics.
Suddenly we were on a journey to a fairer place.
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