I heard this yesterday on PMQ, but then forgot about it.“Unlike the prime minister, I am not going to demonise the dinner lady, the cleaner or the nurse, people who earn in a week what the Chancellor pays for his annual skiing holiday!”
It took a friend of mine to blog it to remind me...
Careers advice from Mr Miliband | It's All Downhill From Here
Then it took a few seconds googling on my part to find out how much George Osbourne's ski trip was last year...
George Osborne on £11k ski holiday while British families face year of austerity | Mail Online
Now, I'm not a financier, nor am I a great mathematician, but £11,000 per week would be a salary of £572,000 per annum. I'd even wear a dress to be a dinner lady for that kind of money.