Two-thirds support tax rise to fund better pay in care, survey shows

Sam Smethers, Fawcett Society chief executive

Two-thirds of people would support an increase in tax to fund a pay rise for care workers. Data published by gender equality campaigning charity Fawcett Society found 65% of people surveyed support an increase, while only 11% disagreed. A survey of more than 2,000 people found 68% of Conservative and 71% of Labour voters were…

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