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Welfare Reform and Work Bill (Programme No. 3): New Clause 1 — Repeal of Tax Credits Regulations 2015 (27 Oct 2015)

Hannah Bardell: ...and unhelpful proposal. In evidence before the Select Committee on Work and Pensions, stakeholders described it as “unpalatable”, and the hon. and learned Member for Holborn and St Pancras (Keir Starmer) wrote in The Guardian recently: “A rape test for welfare is a chilling way to save money”. I could not agree more. It just goes to show that at the height of the Tories’...

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