Universal Credit in “meltdown” says Labour
The Government’s plans for new benefit Universal Credit have hit serious problems, claims Labour. Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary Liam Byrne Byrne says he has seen evidence that the reforms are in “meltdown.”
WCA is “damaging public confidence”
The House of Commons Public Accounts Committee has published a highly critical report on the Work Capability Assessment, saying that the current system is “damaging public confidence and generating criticism of Atos, but most of the problems lie firmly within the DWP.”
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