Labour must prove it has changed its spots since the days of hiring Lord Freud as welfare reform adviser under Tony Blair.
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Hundreds of thousands of workers across the British economy are being offered absolutely no protection, and no guaranteed hours, but concern is absent in the new Care Act
More than 100,000 families could lose out on up to £18,000-worth of childcare help under a new government scheme announced today.
Should it win the General Election next year, Labour will guarantee starter jobs for anyone between 18 and 24 who have been out of work for a year.
Employer market power should be considered in the government’s consultation on zero-hours contracts, according to independent assessors working for the government.
It was the Keynesian era of full employment – when, after all, more people were ‘contributing’ – that delivered ever higher proportions of contributory spend that rose to 71 per cent by the mid-1970s Keynesian collapse.