Unemployment Relief

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Social Services – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 13th November 1979.

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Photo of Mr Reginald Prentice Mr Reginald Prentice , Daventry 12:00 am, 13th November 1979

The majority of people who are registered as unemployed are genuinely seeking work. It is in their interest and that of the whole country that the minority who try to cheat the system should not be allowed to do so. That is why we intend to enforce the law more strictly.