Poverty

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 18th March 2021.

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Photo of Jon Trickett Jon Trickett Labour, Hemsworth

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment she has made of the implications for her policies of the findings of research by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation which states that 56% of people in poverty are in a working family, compared to 39% 20 years ago.

Photo of Will Quince Will Quince The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

No assessment has been made.

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