23 May 2022

Care, support workers protest govt's low pay rise offer

From Checkpoint, 6:11 pm on 23 May 2022

Care workers have been out in force today, protesting on streets across the motu over low pay rates.

The government has offered a 3 percent pay rise, but workers say that's a slap in the face.

They say it's insulting after they've worked through a pandemic and now face the rising cost of living.

Our reporter Tom Kitchin has more.