Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith
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Universal Credit welfare reform criticised

The implementation of the government's flagship welfare reform has been "extraordinarily poor", with much of the £425m expenditure to date likely to be written off, MPs have said.

The Commons Public Accounts Committee said oversight of the Universal Credit scheme had been "alarmingly weak".

James Landale reports.

  • 07 Nov 2013
  • From the section UK
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