Submitted on Wednesday 23rd September 2020
Rejected on Thursday 15th October 2020
Current status: Rejected
Rejection code: irrelevant (see below for details)
Change the PM's salary to minimum wage.
Allow the Prime Minister to experience how some of the poorest people in their country live.
I think if the leader of the country is living on the breadline, their insight on many an issue would drastically change. It would also root out those that just want to be PM for the position, rather than the opportunity to make a difference.
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The Government e-Petitions Team gave the following reason:
The UK Government and Parliament aren't responsible for setting the Prime Minister's pay. The Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) is responsible for deciding on MPs' expenses and pay. IPSA is independent of both Parliament and Government.
You can find out more about IPSA here: www.theipsa.org.uk/about-us/
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