Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Welfare Reform and Work Bill caught in parliamentary "ping pong"

Source MS Society:


The Welfare Reform and Work Bill was back in the House of Lords yesterday and is now caught in a state of parliamentary “ping pong” with the bill bouncing back and forth between the Houses.

The House of Commons voted last week to reduce Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) for people in the Work Related Activity Group (WRAG) by £30 a week.  Read on.