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Photo: Progressives Celebrate Four Weeks Leave

Four weeks leave campaign wins! 4 weeks now law.

Four weeks leave was passed into law on Tuesday the 16th of December after a successful campaign between the Progressives and the unions to encourage our Labour colleagues to support us in championing a great improvement in working conditions for low income workers and their families.


Matt Robson, Ross Wilson (CTU president) and Margaret Wilson (Minister of Labour) celebrated with key people in the campaign on Wednesday night, hosted by Jim Anderton.

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