Do we want rank amateurs, or do we want to pay our leaders properly?

Do we want rank amateurs, or do we want to pay our leaders properly?
 

When Labour cabinet member Brigid Jones complained in public about Birmingham City Council’s lack of a maternity pay or other employment rights, the instinct of a reporter – particularly one with a red top background – is to ask “who does she think she is?”
It would be easy to launch a tirade about the pampered politician with a salary beyond the dreams of many average and lower paid voters in this city complaining that she cannot slope off for a year or two while she plays happy families – while the taxpayer coughs up for cover.
But her comments highlight a massive divide between the... read more

 
13 October 2016 in Regional West, Views: 24
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