Labour considers reintroduction of bridge tolls in Wales to punish low-income workers

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John Robertson:

Heedless of the proven benefits for local economies, Welsh Labour is considering reintroducing tolls on the Severn Bridge only two years after they were removed.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-51495980

Tolls on roads and bridges punish most the poor and lower-income workers, so the appeal for Labour is to be expected.

https://www.irp.wisc.edu/publications/dps/pdfs/dp137810.pdf

Published by johnrobertson834

Retired Professor of Media Politics Not-for-profit independent political analysis

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