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Source: Taxpayers Union – Press Release/Statement:

Headline: Taxpayers’ Union responds to state sector salary legislation

Taxpayers’ Union responds to state sector salary legislation

12 FEBRUARY 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Responding to the Government’s announcement of new legislation to boost the power of the State Services Commissioner in setting chief executives’ pay in the broader state sector, Taxpayers’ Union Executive Director Jordan Williams says:
 
“We welcome today’s announcement. Curbing excessive executive pay in the state sector is something we’ve been calling for for some years. We look forward to seeing the draft legislation later in the week.”

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NOTES TO EDITORS:

The New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union is an independent and membership-driven activist group, dedicated to being the voice for Kiwi taxpayers in the corridors of power.

The Taxpayers’ Union operates a 24 hour media line for comment on taxpayer issues. Representatives are available on (04) 282 0302.

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