Tag Archives: Margaret Hodge

More irresponsible transport decisions

Public Accounts Committee is not confident that the Department for Transport can handle the rail commitments it has taken on.

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Government welfare reforms a ‘fiasco’ that are hurting the ‘most vulnerable’ say MPs

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In one instance a claimant was hospitalised due to stress caused by payment delays

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Welfare to work scheme failing, say MPs

The government’s welfare-to-work scheme has been branded ‘extremely poor’ by MPs, who said the best performing provider only moved 5% of people off benefit and into work.

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Regional Growth Fund failure “nothing short of scandalous”

The government’s flagship Regional Growth Fund policy has fallen on its face and been reduced to a money-saving exercise.

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