There has been a steady trend since the election that the relative position of young people has worsened in comparison with other groups.
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The latest batch of Work Programme data were released today. New quarter; similar results: a programme doing acceptably for some, but for others not.
We have three questions that we believe IDS ought to be asked by the committee.
Disabled and jobless people were referred to as “lying, thieving, bastards” by a major Work Programme contractor, the BBC’s Panorama revealed last night.
Even after the very public failings of the government’s Work Programme, Boris Johnson is pushing forward with his own mandatory work experience scheme.
Ed Miliband reiterated his claim the Work Programme had a success rate of just 2% at Prime Minsiter’s Questions today – a figure dismissed by David Cameron.
Compared to its predecessor the Flexible New Deal, the Work Programme isn’t working, writes IPPR North’s Bill Davies.
Official figures from the DWP show just how big a failure the government’s Work Programme has been.