The FWC is looking at delaying pay rises for 2.2M Aussies on min wage for a 2nd consecutive year. This is a terrible idea.These workers’ pay goes straight back into the economy.Delaying a pay rise when cost of living is increasing is essential a paycut and will hurt the economy.— Dee Madigan (@deemadigan) April 12, 2021
A rise in the minimum wage won’t hurt Australia’s recovery. It will help it
Alison Pennington in The Guardian
Whenever the chance to advocate for higher wages arises, the Morrison government declines
Greg Jericho in The Guardian.
Big rise to minimum wage risks small business jobs, federal government warns
Nick Bonyhady in the SMH