John Halligan slams ‘derisory’ minimum wage rise

John Halligan slams ‘derisory’ minimum wage rise
John Halligan, is a junior minister in the Department of Enterprise

Halligan called on the LPC to reconsider its recommendation that the national minimum wage be increased to €9.55 per hour

A government minister has hit out at the plan to increase the minimum wage by 30 cent, describing it as “miserly”, “derisory” and “quite pathetic”.

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