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Unions leader piles pressure on Starmer to back wealth tax to fund social care

Sky News Monday, 13 September 2021
Unions leader piles pressure on Starmer to back wealth tax to fund social careThe leader of Britain's trade unions has piled pressure on Sir Keir Starmer to back a wealth tax - a rise in capital gains tax - to fund social care.
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News video: Labour outline 'principles' of alternative social care plan

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Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer outlines the "principles" of his alternative social care plan, saying Johnson's levy "hammers" working people. He says care must be provided at home, be aimed at being preventative and the staff involved should be paid properly. Report by Edwardst. Like us on Facebook...

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