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I just saw new reports this evening about MPs getting recommended a 10% pay rise by IPSA, their independent pay advisory body (though I think this was a previous recommendation from a year or two ago)
Perhaps its just me, but this seems pretty offensive to anyone working in the public sector. The DDRB recommendations have been ignored repeatedly, with the increases given being fairly woeful.
The Prime minister's (somewhat quiet) pleas that the increase be blocked seem about as heartfelt my pleas for someone not to buy another round at the Hilton bar.
How can we best address this hypocritical insult?