Labour leader Phil Goff released their work and wages policy at the FIRST Union conference in Hamilton this week. The policy included setting industry standards for wages.
FIRST Union General Secretary Robert Reid that “Labour’s policy would allow collectively bargained wage rates to be spread across the whole industry. In the end this will be good for workers and the good employers, as it will not allow bad employers to undercut agreed industry standards.”
Read more from Robert here, including links to news stories in the media.