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21 Apr , 2016  

Candidate Asif Raja out on the #labourdoorstep in #Lanehead speaking to local families @BurnleyLabour

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21 Apr , 2016  

Delighted to visit inspiring Burnley company @FUNDAplay Supporting teachers, inspiring children, changing lives

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20 Apr , 2016  

Excellent response on the doorstep in Lanehead! People fed up of Tory unfair cuts @mtfromburnley @JulieForBurnley

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19 Apr , 2016  

A very glamorous Lubna Khan on Forest Street #labourdoorstep @BurnleyLabour #YesWeKhan

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19 Apr , 2016  

#labourdoorstep in #Brunshaw with my fantastic #labourfamily @BurnleyLabour

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19 Apr , 2016  

Proud to be out with local candidate Andy #labourdoorstep

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Fighting Against Employers Attempts to Undermine the Living Wage.

19 Apr , 2016  

This week I joined with other Labour Members of Parliament to highlight the way in which some large employers in the service sector have used the introduction of a living wage as an excuse to cut basic work entitlements. I called on the Government to act and make it clear through legislation if necessary, that employers should not see the living wage as an opportunity to cut back on holiday pay or other hard fought for entitlements.

In my remarks the huge benefit the Living Wage will have for many people in Burnley and my own experiences as a former small business owner and as the former leader of Burnley Burnley Borough Council of the importance of paying workers a real wage they can live on, I said the following:

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19 Apr , 2016  

Proud to be promoting @burnleycouk through our distribution network. #BrilliantBurnley #Burnley

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18 Apr , 2016  

Candidate Asif Raja listening to the views of #Lanehead families #labourdoorstep @BurnleyLabour