Statement by Haringey Labour Chairs regarding Cllr Barbara Blake – Friday 10 May 2019
Rebecca Long-Bailey responds to announcement of new executive pay measures
Rebecca Long-Bailey MP, Labour’s Shadow Business Secretary, responding to the announcement of new executive pay transparency measures, said:
“Executive pay is running out of control. While the Conservatives’ watered-down regulations will only require large companies to publish pay bands, Labour in government will take decisive action on excessive pay. [Read More]
John McDonnell comments on Resolution Foundation report on wealth taxes and subsidies
John McDonnell MP, Labour’s Shadow Chancellor, commenting on the latest Resolution Foundation report on wealth taxes and subsidies, said:
“Today’s report from the Resolution Foundation is a much-needed debate on tax reform.
“Labour is committed to conducting a review of tax reliefs in government and we consistently call for Entrepreneurs Relief to be reviewed and evaluated against its effectiveness. We have also produced a Tax Transparency and Enforcement Programme that will close loopholes and flush out tax avoiders and evaders from the system.
“Labour will create a fair tax system that will get the rich and giant corporations to pay a little more to end austerity, fund our public services properly, and build an economy that works for the many, not the few.”