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Tax Credits

Part of Opposition Day — [7th Allotted Day] – in the House of Commons at 6:05 pm on 20th October 2015.

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Photo of Ian Blackford Ian Blackford Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Pensions) 6:05 pm, 20th October 2015

Would the hon. Lady like to comment on what was said this afternoon by the Adam Smith Institute, whose views are often quoted by the Conservative Government? It said that

“working tax credits are the best form of welfare we have, and cutting them would be a huge mistake”.