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Investments for the 21st Century

Vermont is nationally renowned for our substantial investments toward ensuring that our children receive the highest quality PreK-12 education we can afford. Vermont’s taxpayers receive a return on this investment, measured in part by our high school graduation rates and the quality of our educators. 259 more words


Grandparents: Core of the Working Family

We’ve talked about working grandparents raising their grandchildren in the U.S. but did you know nearly one in ten grandparents over 76 are caring for their grandchildren in the U.K.?   185 more words


Labour Women – Labour and Women – Labour for Women: Conference 2014 and May 2015

Labour Women had a good Conference.

It started with the Women’s Conference on Saturday – aptly flagged as ‘Amplify the Voice of Labour Women’. There childcare, equal and low pay and domestic violence were major concerns. 1,030 more words

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Flexible Friday

Wow! What a great Go Home on Time Day on Wednesday! We had so many people supporting the day, including tweets from the National Lottery… 251 more words

Go Home On Time Day

Today is 'Go Home on Time Day,' according to a U.K. charity group

Here’s some good news for anyone looking for a reason not to pull an “all-nighter” in your office this evening: today, September 24, is Go Home on Time Day… 401 more words


And the winner is...

From the Go Home on Time Day team we would like to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone that has been sending in what they have planned for today. 148 more words

Go Home On Time Day

Tackling low pay and in-work poverty- Labour's plans for £8 per hour National Minimum Wage

Labour has announced plans to raise the National Minimum Wage to £8 an hour by the end of the next Parliament.
This will ensure that those doing a hard day’s work are rewarded for doing so. 582 more words

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