From the TUC

Society & Welfare (page 2)

The broken child poverty pledge

16 Nov 2015, by in Society & Welfare

I have a post at, (written on behalf of the End Child Poverty coalition) looking at the Welfare Reform and Work Bill – if passed, it will mean the government no longer has to report to Parliament on progress helping children out of poverty. This will mean that there will be no point at…

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Trans issues: on our agenda

28 Aug 2015, by in Society & Welfare

The new Women and Equalities Select Committee – a cross-party group of Members of Parliament – decided that its first action would be to hold an inquiry into the position of transgender people in the UK. The initial consultation period has just closed and the TUC made a submission (which you can read here). Legal…

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