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January 17, 2014

Minimum wage to increase for tiny proportion still in work

by philapilus
George Osborne has today outlined exciting plans to increase the minimum wage from £6.31 to £7, in a bold move that the treasury believes could affect as many as six – or maybe even seven – people.

The chancellor said “We have worked hard to save Britain from the apocalypse the previous government led us into, and we are now seeing  the dividends of our austerity measures, we are seeing the fruits of our labour. That’s ‘labour’, not ‘Labour’, obviously. They had nothing to do with it. Arseholes.

“But now that we have

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