As is often the case with the initial stage of a compulsory incomes policy, the £6 pay policy received strong support from the TUC, particularly from its architect Jack Jones who was the stoutest defender of the policy both in public and private. At meetings between the TUC and the Labour Party Jones ‘asserted his Cromwellian New Model Army authority’.1
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