Secure Jobs, Better Pay Bill scare campaign puts workers last

23 November, 2022

The federal government’s Secure Jobs, Better Pay Bill would change the working lives of many Australians – making collective bargaining fairer and restoring balance to the process – the exact reason why so many employers are fighting against the Bill.

IEU-QNT Branch Secretary Terry Burke said big business and employers had benefited from low pay rates for a long time.

“They have used the current broken laws to their advantage to keep wages low.

“Now faced with changes that would get wages moving, employer groups are running a scare campaign claiming the sky is falling.

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