Benefits for Those Unemployed Due to Illness or Disability
The amount of welfare benefits paid to those unemployed due to disability or illness has been the subject of a number of votes in Parliament.
Gill Furniss consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability
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On 8 Jun 2016:
Gill Furniss voted against reductions in benefits for disabled and ill claimants who are deemed capable of work.
On 20 Jul 2016:
Gill Furniss voted not to cut housing benefit for recipients in supported housing.
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