Shorten to press for higher wages 'on the first day' if he wins power

By David Crowe
Updated May 18 2019 - 5:27pm, first published May 14 2019 - 8:28am

Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has intensified pressure on the workplace umpire to lift wages for up to 2.3 million workers within a matter of weeks, making the decision one of his first priorities if he takes power.

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