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DWP plotting ‘secret’ universal credit plans – says Micheal Meacher Labour MP

Reposted from Dash 24 A Labour MP has claimed that the government is “keeping under wraps” plans to make people who lose their jobs wait five weeks before they get any benefit payment under universal credit. Michael Meacher, MP for … Continue reading

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MPs debate welfare reforms and poverty

MPs took part in a debate on a motion relating to welfare reforms and poverty today in the House of Commons Chamber. This debate was scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee following representation from Mr Michael Meacher and Sir Peter … Continue reading

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